I was jumping in puddles with my toddler and as luck would have it, we spotted a glamorous rainbow. He was delighted, to say the least. Upon reflection, he asked "Take it home?" I tried to think of an explanation, but decided to tell him we would make our own. Looking for a rainbow connection in your home?
There was quite a bit of rainbow design inspiration online, but I narrowed it down to adding just a little burst of color to my small space. Here are a few of my favorites:
I adore this staircase. I would like to build a second level just so I could include something similar in my home! Not a practical idea for most of us, but an inspirational notion perhaps? I do have an attic ladder that I could transform…
These rainbow acrylic chairs are lovely. The combination with the white "lofty" space gives the entire design an ethereal rainbow quality. Find similar chairs here.
Adding bursts of color to a kitchen cabinet is my favorite way to make a small but fun change in my home. Start scouring your local thrift shop for vintage cups, bowls and vases for a cheap and chic rainbow fix. Anthroplogie
is also a great source for colorful ceramics and glassware.
I am so enamoured with this rainbow wall! I want to create something similar in my home. Maybe on the closet door in my little one's bedroom. I think this would be fabulous on an entry wall too…if I only had one!
Feeling like you want to keep your burst of color simple and dignified? Sift through your book library and stack a colorful collection of your favorite classics.
Images: 1: Rainbow House-Ab Rogers Design; 2-3: Andrew Tye Photograhpy via Slipcover Your Life; 4: Joy Thigpin Home-Design Sponge; 5. Matchbook Magazine via SF Girl By Bay