Tuesday, April 05, 2011

mellow yellow

A nearby mellow yellow home I adore in Hastings-on-Hudson.
A cupboard full of egg yolk yellow crockery at a shop I like to browse.
Yellow tulips on the mantle.
Simple sunny cirlces and yellow napkins make a table look mellow yet springy.
What color are you spotting now?

20 comments:

meenal bishnoi said...

the last image is so pretty..i live in a yellow house too and love it..i am spotting lots of spring colors today as i did a spring themed post a little while back..do check it our when you have a moment! xx meenal

The Buzz said...

For some reason, I'm thinking of turquoise - perhaps because I'm in need of a beach vacation! Waiting for the yellow to pop up in the yard in the shape of sunny daffodils...
xxoo

Nessa said...

Green... the grass is finally that brand-new-spring green color and I couldn't be happier.

Formerly known as Frau said...

I have splashes of yellow popping up in my house. I love the yellow house so pretty!

Purple Flowers said...

I am spotting shades of light peach and spring green. So pretty!

Love that yellow house with all its detail.

Lisa said...

Good morning sunshine!
This is the first year that I have brought sunny yellow into the house at the first sign of spring. I'm usually a pink kind of girl. I now LOVE combinations of yellow flowers (my new favorite color of roses thanks to the MR.) mixed with the many bright greens peeking out from the garden floor.
Oh Patricia, I adore that beautiful home that you opened with! Being a gardener I also spotted that very proper privet alongside. Your table and tulips are such a warm welcome to your lovely home too!
Have a beautiful Tuesday.
xo Lisa

I Dream Of said...

You know I love the yellow! Isn't it funny how sometimes a color seems to suddenly pop up every where you look?

the gardeners cottage said...

hi patricia,

i'm loving yellows and orange at the moment. pinks too. ok, any spring color!

xo
janet

Summer is a Verb said...

I was just collecting items for a yellow post myself. Great minds...XXOO

art2cee2 said...

Yellow is such a bright and cheery color. In every house I ever lived in my kitchen was always painted yellow...still is! :-)

pretty pink tulips said...

So sweet! I'm seeing light green and bitd of yellow, as the daffodils and fosythia begin to bloom!

Party Resources said...

I am not always a fan of yellow, but you make a good case!

24 Corners said...

Yellow is *it* for me right now...the Forsythia's are blooming and thank goodness because they have to carry the burden of brightness for the moment as our sun is still refusing to come out and play!
xo J~

-Love that yellow house!

VictoriaArt said...

Yellow and green and a little old fashioned pink! My spring colors!
xoxo

holly.craig@comcast.net said...

I am loving yellow and kelley green.

Claudia Lane said...

so lovely...yellow...the colour of the sun, joy, beautiful golden icing on top of a cupcake...heaven! :))

Emily said...

I've always lived in various shades of yellow houses, aside from the past year! I miss my last yellow house built in 1900. I'm loving the color green and especially the yellow daffodils blooming in my yard. Can't wait to see the color of the tulips!
Have a great day Patricia.

ann chamberlain said...

Hi,
I just love the house and the setting. It is a little victorian jewel. I grew up just below Hastings in Yonkers. I love the architecture. Thank you for brightening the day.

Maria Killam said...

I am finally seeing my sunflower yellow, whew! Love this yellow too :)
x
Maria

Sundresses and Smiles said...

yellow is one of my favorite colors-- those tulips are so pretty!