The farmhouse kitchen in this fully renovated Cape Cod-style home abounds with luxurious and functional details. White cabinetry extends to the ceiling for added storage, while a trio of skylights bathes the island in natural light. The spring green color of the island is an unexpected touch of whimsy in the traditional space.
This charming scene sits at the entrance to the master bedroom suite. The designers layered the simple palette with unusual textures: white shiplap paneling, a citron twig mirror and a vintage-inspired settee.
A citron green foyer accent wall makes for a cheery welcome into this home. In the living room, a navy accent wall also makes a bold statement but doesn't look garish, thanks to minimal decor and simple, chic furniture.
Even in traditional wedding attire, this fun-loving bride and groom manage to show off their playful personalities with colorful accessories. Her citron yellow bouquet and his bright blue pair of Chuck Taylors make a delightful combination.
Citron and black striped walls pack a punch in this stylish playroom. Lime green chairs and stools punctuate the black dot-patterned carpet, complementing the green striped accent wall. A sleek, contemporary sectional offers a new take on the tired denim couch.
In this fun and whimsical bedroom, bold swaths of blue and green pop against black-and-white wallpaper with an arrow motif. A mod green light fixture connects with the citron-hued window treatment, while a large blue rug provides softness underfoot. Kid-friendly artwork is graphic and fun.
Sweeping walls of glass blur the lines between indoors and out. This all-white living space is modern and minimal, with clean lines and massive windows that place the emphasis on the view. Bold hits of amber and citron in the furnishings stand out against the stark white palette.
A mod white pendant light from Ikea creates cool shadow play on the citron green ceiling of this fun, contemporary playroom. The room serves as a study and hangout for young adults, with fun fabrics, efficient storage and plenty of space to play, work and relax.
Graphic patterns and bold colors set the tone for this fun, funky and functional teen study. A hanging bubble chair and red shag pouf offer unique seating options. Dark walls make the white millwork and electric-green accents pop, while a mod pendant from IKEA creates cool shadow play on the citron-colored ceiling.
Ivory wall paint brings a youthful hue to this sitting room in Arizona. Patterned wall panels are subtle but add life to the space and play with a charcoal gray contemporary daybed and transitional leather chair. Throw pillows, a floral citron rug and Helser drapery hardware pull the room together through pattern and color.
For a more advanced use of a bold color like citron yellow, try using it to break up the activity in a busy space that mixes lots of elements. In this living room, the bright yellow coffee table at the center of it all gives the eye a place to rest amidst the patterns, paintings and stylish furnishings.
Sometimes a little paint is all it takes to give a vintage piece a new look and new life as the centerpiece of a beautiful space. Case in point, a citron makeover turned this mid-sized dresser into the focus of a room that already has plenty going on. The natural mix of green and yellow along with the juxtaposition of patterns and solids gives this kid’s room a colorful sense of whimsy.
Citron yellow is the perfect pick-me-up for a neutral-heavy space in need of some visual interest. In this room shades of brown, black and white all come together to create a sophisticated and serene backdrop. A sudden note of yellow creates a nice moment in the space; a bit of sunshine that immediately creates a smile-inducing focal point in an otherwise neutral space.