Celebrate Brazil With Fab Green And Yellow Décor

We’ve always loved the colors green and yellow in décor. Green reminds us of nature, trees, plants, and beautiful lawns. And yellow? So cheerful and optimistic. But lately, there’s another reason to think about green and yellow: These colors primarily make up the flag of Brazil, which is hosting the Olympic games in Rio this year. As the opening ceremony kicks off, we’re rounding up our favorite green and yellow pieces on Viyet right now.

Mid-Century Dining Chairs

Green Dining Chairs

Why we love them: Curated by Two Fold LA, these vintage chairs are upholstered in a kelly-green fabric that beautifully contrasts against their streamlined walnut frame. Though they would pair perfectly with a vintage table, we think they would look equally fabulous with both traditional or even modern dining tables.

Lane Furniture Mid-Century Modern End Tables

Why we love them: The sunny yellow hue gives a statement quality to a simple, streamlined form. Whether used in a room with a yellow décor scheme or functioning as a pop of bright color, these versatile tables will make you smile for years to come.

Lance Wovens “Watercolor” Lumbar Pillow

Green Pillow

Why we love it: This pillow adds a hint of refreshing lime green to any chair (it would look particularly fabulous with the B&B Italia chair above). It has a beautiful lime hand-woven front and a leather back. It is filled with a 90/10 down to feather fill, ensuring your comfort.

Jan Showers Collection Coco Side Chair

Jan Showers Yellow Chair

Why we love it: Butter-yellow upholstery enlivens the ivory finish of this shapely chair. It’s a lovely accent piece for a study or living room, but also works brilliantly in a home office.

Cliff Young LTD Lisa Glass Top Round Ottoman

Green Ottoman

Why we love it: The green faux-leather-pleated upholstery and pristine white glass top give this piece plenty of interest. Its round shape makes it a great companion piece to a sectional, especially when used as an alternative coffee table.

Vintage Raymond Loewy Style Tall Dresser

Will Wick Dresser

Why we love it: White accents contrast against the drawer faces, bringing out the depth of the sunflower-yellow hue. The dresser has mod appeal that works with both vintage and modern pieces.

B. Mori & Co. Gold Leaf Chartreuse Green End Table

Green Side Table

Why we love it: Though small in size, this little table has a big presence, thanks to its rich green hue and gilded accents. The petite table is also versatile — you can use it as an end table, bedside table, or even in a powder room (pair it with a great vintage basket to hold toiletries).

Uhuru Standard Dining Chairs

Uhuru Chairs

Why we love them: A shield back silhouette is anything but traditional in this modern set of chairs by Brooklyn-based Uhuru Design (which specializes in sustainable furniture). Each chair features two leg styles for added interest.

Plexi-Craft Emerald Acrylic Lago Table

Green Plexi Craft Table

Why we love it: Its sleek shape and transparent green hue make this table an eye-catching addition to a seating grouping as a side table. (Or, use it as a pedestal to display a great sculpture.) We’d love to pair it with purple elements — after all, green is a natural companion to this color (think of the green leaves and purple petals in an iris).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s