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5 Ways to Add some Sunshine in to your Home

It’s grey enough outside to get in to the 50 shades of grey trend for interiors for fall/winter. Though I do have pops of red in my apartment, the colour scheme is more-or-less neutral in tone. I’m a fan off bright like yellow. A super-sunny colour is sure to make you feel less gloomy this season and next. Here, in Vancouver, it has been very rainy for a few weeks now and there isn’t sign of it stopping for several months. This extreme wetness is the norm here, but every year I am surprised by how much the grey skies and soggy streets/damp air makes me feel.

Here are a few of my ideas for adding a bit of sunshine to your home:

This is a bit of a subtle yellow, but because it’s in an office, I think it is still bright and cheery enough without being blinding.

yellow decor

Cushions can be changed out, or covers replaced. This is an easy low-commitment way to add sunshine-yellow in to an otherwise subdued interior.


Another quick, and fun way to add yellow to your home is with a quirky print.

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