Left wall painted in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Lemon Twist, back wall painted in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Mint Julep & the floor is finished in Resene Colorwood Bark

Yellow is back in a big way and Resene is inviting us to bring some sunshine and optimism into our homes

art direction — Amber Armitage/ Marigold
Photography — Wendy Fenwick/ Flash Studios

Making an unexpected comeback in our most design-led spaces, yellow is trending again and is inspiring us to let the light in. Here we consult the experts at Resene to understand how to do the trend justice.  

Left: wall painted in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Mint Julep

In the ever-evolving world of interior design, one colour is staging an unexpected comeback, and it’s set to make our homes feel decidedly suitable for the season ahead. We’re talking, of course, about yellow, the sun-kissed hue reminiscent of warm rays and optimism. This colour brings with it an air of positivity and happiness and now, versions of it seem to be making their way back into the homes of discerning design-lovers who want to cultivate something different in their spaces. As always, any dramatic decisions pertaining to colour are always best made after consulting the experts at Resene, who offer a vast array of yellow hues which can be tailored perfectly to suit any kind of space. 

Colours To Try
Sidecar from Resene
Melting Moment from Resene
Popcorn from Resene
Half Moonbeam from Resene

From the subtle appeal of tones like Resene’s Sidecar and Popcorn, perfect for those seeking warmth and colour albeit in a more understated way, to brighter options like Resene’s Half Moonbeam and Melting Moment, offering unmistakably vibrant and lemon-like colours that will lift the vibe of a space, there is a veritable spectrum available for those wanting to dabble in yellow as their next interior hero, with Resene serving up the perfect shades for every aesthetic vision. 

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Arch painted in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Yuma

So why not prepare for the sunshine of the season ahead by inviting its warm tones inside? If you don’t quite know where to start, call on Resene’s experts. Not only will they help you tailor your palette to find the ideal yellow hue, but their expertise will see you transform your home into a masterpiece.

Get The Look

Citrouille Vase from Tessuti
Nebula, 2022 by Karyn Taylor from Sanderson Contemporary
B&B Italia Le Bambole Bibambola Sofa from Matisse
Lila Table Lamp from Design Central
Anke Drechsel Velvet Cushion from Farfetch
Stories Of Italy Leopardo Candle from Faradays
The Avant Gardens Book from Booktopia
Pebble Coffee Table from Ligne Roset
Loewe Wax Candleholder from Faradays
Halo Dip Bowl from Citta
Kennedy Luca Chair from Soren Liv
Vibia Vol Pendent Light from ECC
Ever Before, 2021 by Loren Marks from Sanderson Contemporary
Lenka Bowl from Design Central
Cavendish, 2023 by Scott Cai from Sanderson Contemporary
Teacup & Saucer Set from Tessuti
ClassiCon Plissee Floor Lamp from Matisse
Kelly Wearstler Channels Rug from Design Central
Artie Wave Side Table from Soren Liv
Loewe Toy Pumps from Faradays
Fourth Street Egg Ornament from Net-A-Porter
Arnold Circus Stool from Tessuti
Stories Of Italy Nougat Rainbow Tumbler Set from Faradays
Kowhiringa tae (a), 2021 by Jon Tootill from Sanderson Contemporary
Artie Wave Dining Table from Soren Liv
Loewe Honeysuckle Candle from Faradays
Hermine Cake Stand from Design Central
Gavrinis 3 Rug from Ligne Roset
Stories Of Italy Nougat Tall Vase from Faradays
Les Igloos de Nuit Criblé from Tessuti
Trulli Pepper Mill from Tessuti
Ruth, 2023 by Julia Holderness from Sanderson Contemporary
Eden St Carpark, 2023 by Scott Cai from Sanderson Contemporary
Burberry Wool Blanket from Net-A-Porter
Lightly Chair from Noho
Charis Oblong Cushion from Design Central
Verona Crescent Console from Soren Liv



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