This soft, creamy yellow reminds me of whipped butter and looks superb with every one of this room’s colors. Again, here’s the precept: Only be afraid of using yellow in a room that would look bad with sunshine. In my experience, people coming into a room with yellow walls often don’t even notice the color. What they notice is how inviting the room looks and how it makes them feel inexplicably better.
Dark with Detail Add warmth to dark wood cabinets by using warm wall colors and details. Pale golden walls and oak flooring add that warmth while a touch of black (on the island) is a nice balance to the wood.