The shiplap paneling behind the windows and cabinets in this kitchen instantly gives a friendly nautical vibe. Add lemon-yellow shades and clean-lined pendants and the whole room is ready for laid-back, beachy fun.
Blissfully unafraid of color, this bachelor pad living room sings out with energy and life thanks to lemon yellow curtains (that reach floor to ceiling, no less), sky blue armchairs and a zippy black-and-white rug.
This gorgeous kitchen has major wow-appeal. A stunning graphic backsplash in colorful stripes draws the eye instantly across the space. And it is hard not to fall instantly in love with the cheery lemon yellow stove and the cool chevron stripes painted on the floor.
Lemon Meringue potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa ‘Bailmeringue’) is a flower powerhouse, unfurling yellow, rose-like blooms all summer long. Butterflies can’t resist the plant, along with other pollinators. Small, round plants are drought tolerant once established and deer resistant. Grows 2 to 3 feet tall and wide. Hardy in Zones 2-6.
Millennials tend to expect instant results. The lemons on this tree are testing gardener Lauren Swanson's patience. "These take forever to turn yellow. We're keeping the instructions on the plant so we're sure we don't kill it," she says.
This kitchen is full of fun with its cheeky faux deer head, copper accents and pops of lemon yellow. The smart layout packs in a lot in a little amount of space, with plenty of storage and countertops.
This contemporary kitchen keeps it simple and beautiful by pairing rift oak cabinets with stainless steel appliances. The deep brown chairs offer a nice contrast and the lemon center piece gives the room a subtle pop of color.
If you’ve got just a bit of money to spend on color, consider putting it into one high-impact piece: your sink. While showstopping cast-iron or fireclay sinks can run you well into four figures, this porcelain-coated stainless steel Porcela sink from Houzer is durable, lightweight and can be found for under $400 at Wayfair.com. This model comes in lemon yellow, mint green and navy blue (shown).