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Decorating with Yellow
Photographer: Kris Tamburello

How to Use Yellow

3. Serve lemon with lime.

Pair yellow with citrusy greens that take the edge off the brighter shade without stealing its thunder. "Colors in the same family have a complimentary, rather than competitive, effect," says designer Amy Lau.

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