Color Theory: Pink and Yellow

etsy under the leaves pink and yellow

There is a new color palette in town. Lately, pink and yellow has graced the covers of several major interiors magazines, and has been featured as a new and exciting palette for the modern home. Mix in some stark white accessories, and this fresh color palette really pops.

Featured on recent covers of Elle Decoration South Africa, Vogue Living Australia, and Domino, pink and yellow is making headlines.

elle decoration south africa on esa blog

domino june july cover


And this color combo comes together making every room in the home feel bold and cheery, and soft and delicate all at once.


In more muted tones, gold, creamy yellow, and pastel pink come together to create a calm and soothing environment.


Jeweled tones of pink and yellow pop against white walls.


The introduction of bright yellow artwork adds interest to this pink color scheme.


Pink and yellow work well in this shabby chic breakfast area. The sweet color combination is modernized with this stark white parsons table.

Add some pink and yellow to your neutral color scheme, or go for eye-popping hues in an already colorful interior. Just in time for Summer, this color palette is sure to add some pop to your home interior.

Images from: etsy (under the leaves print), domino magazine (room 1, 2 & 3), elle decoration south africa, vogue living australia, living etc. (room 4)

9 replies
  1. Fifi Flowers
    Fifi Flowers says:

    I’m working on a painting for someone right now and pink, yellow and white is the colour palette I was asked to use… I guess the painting will be right in with the trend!


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