On the Job with C: Yellow Rooms

I cringed when my friend told me she wanted a yellow room.  Not a gold or soft yellow, but a happy screaming sunshine yellow.  I conjured up all the memories of my color theory class in warned about using yellow….nurseries that were painted yellow caused babies to cry more often. I thought, how about a pillow?  Or some type of accent?  But all four walls?

I took on the challenge.  And yes, it’s painted – more to come.  And yellow, although tricky, can work.  Here are some great designers from Architectural Digest who nailed it: