Sunshine and Gold: Yellow Hues and Positive Vibes

Spread a little joy in these homes with yellow highlights…

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CASA AZIMUTE, ESTREMOZ, PORTUGAL

Named after the Arabic word for a celestial coordinate, this sunny space in the peace and quiet of the Alentejo is also perfect for gazing at the stars by night. A little piece of heaven on earth.

VILLA MABROUKA, ESSAOUIRA, MOROCCO

Constructed using a palette of earthy, elemental materials with bold bursts of color, this North African hideaway captures and utilizes the natural light as a building block.

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VILLA EXTRAMUROS, ALENTEJO, PORTUGAL

An intimate and thoughtfully-crafted modern retreat, this hotel sits in a tranquil setting, where contemporary design and simple living coexist beautifully.

WAXHAM BEACH HOUSE, NORFOLK, ENGLAND

Designed in homage to Norfolk’s traditional coastal cottages, this beach house is a modern reinterpretation in surprising context, that somehow feels just right.

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THE PINK HOUSE, AZORES, PORTUGAL

Belonging to the same family for six generations, this holiday home in the Azores was vividly transformed from a century-old barn by Portuguese architectural firm Mezzo Atelier.

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CASINA TROVANZA, PUGLIA, ITALY

Built in two different eras, this house among the citrus groves has lovely original details and vaulted stone ceilings. Bright, contemporary design is deftly mixed with the classic architecture in simple, timeless style.

MERCHANT HOUSE, MORONGO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA

This whitewashed adobe structure is a simple post-and-beam design with a spacious, open-plan living area, filled with natural light, contemporary art works and objects collected on the owners’ travels.

FORTE SEA HOUSE, SICILY, ITALY

This former fisherman’s house immerses you in the UNESCO-designated heart of Syracuse on the island of Ortigia, with bold design details and a great piazzetta terrace that’s perfect for taking in the sunset vistas.

For more homes with yellow details, browse our collection here.

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