Editor's Picks

Editor’s Picks: Colorful Spring Home Accessories

Spring has sprung, and there really isn’t a better time to brighten up our living spaces with some fresh and vibrant colors. Getting into the spirit of the season doesn’t have to mean redecorating your entire house (or breaking the bank). Adding some colorful, beautiful accessories is where it’s at for a cheerful spring update. These 10 favorites are a sure thing for a perfect pop of spring color.

This season brings beautiful, blooming flowers–everywhere. Breathe that blooming life into the home with a couple of bold floral pillows, like the Sulawesi 160 Pillow from Missoni Home for an instant renewal of your favorite lounge chair or sofa.

The PODs Planter Version 1.0 Half Skirt from Pad Outdoor is a punchy way to show your indoor plants some love. These chic pots come in a variety of bright colors that will freshen up any space.

One of Pantone’s top 10 Spring 2017 Colors is Primrose Yellow 13-0755, and this warm sunshine shade feels right at home this time of year. The pollen-esque hue of the Urban Bungalow Doha Rug from Jaipur is akin to flowers, with modern geometric patterns that catch the eye.


An important part of spring cleaning is decluttering your space to welcome the warmer seasons ahead. The Bend Basket comes in various sizes (22-inch, 18-inch and 8-inch Mini) from Bend Goods, and is a great way to add a pop of color to your shelves, making them worthy of prominent display.

Bring those spring flowers inside with the Alvar Aalto’s iconic Aalto Vase from iittala. With it’s fluid, organic shape (inspired by nature itself), this classic modern piece is the perfect way to showcase colorful blooms.

Did you know that during the spring, birds are more vocal as they sing to attract mates and warn away rivals? Play homage to this fact with the sophisticated and charming Birds by Toikka Sky Curlew from iittala.


The Marena Wall Art from Surya will make any wall pop with its large swaths of color and playful details.

Spring nights can be cool, so having a luxurious and colorful throw like the Samuele Throw from Missoni Home is both practical and aesthetically appropriate. And you can’t go wrong with a bold stripe, no matter the season.


Joe Cariati’s collection of bottles, decanters and vases offer simple, bright colors–with unmatched quality. The Five Piece Large Decanter Set, in particular, has a wonderful palette for spring.


What better way to renew your space, showcase bright and cheerful colors, and give a playful nod to this time of year, than with the Sunburst Clock from Vitra. This classic clock, designed by George Nelson, is a refreshing alternative to the usual timekeepers.

Whitney Todor

Whitney Todor

Whitney is the senior web designer for YLiving. As a mom with an energetic toddler and a large, playful dog she is all about simple, well-designed furniture and storage solutions that make life easier.

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