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Interiors colour trends for 2017: Pantone’s Mustard Yellow

Why mustard is in right now and how to incorporate it in your home interiors

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Yellow is a brave colour, you either hate it or love it, but there are subtle ways you can incorporate it into your home. 

Farrow and Ball Mustard Interiors

Farrow and Ball

Mustard has been everywhere this autumn, it’s been trending in fashion and it’s also becoming popular in interiors. Farrow and Ball has combined two colour trends with this fantastic radiator in Babouche yellow against a Hague blue wall.

Get on top of this sunny hue for winter with our pick of the cosiest mustard buys this season.

Mustard Yellow Statement Pieces

A modern take on late baroque dress, this beautifully embroidered Goyesca rug is made up of a bright Mediterranean palette and pattern. It is an intricately crafted piece, handmade by Indian rug specialists using a traditional chain stitch. If you want to combine the rustic wood trend with the mustard palette this armchair from Graham & Green is a beautiful combination of texture, perfect to spice up a dull corner.

Mustard Interiors

From left to right: Gandia Blasco Goyescas rug £1,080 from Heal’s, Linley Moser cubism bowl £800, Woven Ombré Yak Wool Cushion Cover from The Conran Shop £75, OKA Calabash ceramic lamp £125, Wonki Ware Squat fluted mug £19 from The Conran Shop, Maisons du Monde velvet quilted bedspread £159.90,  Graham & Green Hoxton armchair in Mustard Velvet £595.

Neptune have really grabbed hold of this colour, introducing plush mustard velvets into their collections.

Neptune Mustard InteriorsInstagram @Neptunehomeofficial

Mustard works particularly well with a mix of dark traditional wood and reclaimed rough floorboards. This type of yellow is perfect for country houses with a traditional feel.

Neptune Mustard InteriorsInstagram @Neptunehomeofficial

To get cosy this winter, take a look at our winter updates feature, full of shearling, wool and cashmere to keep you warm. Or if you are looking for ways to update your play room, look no further.

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