Yellow — Shades + Hues

Looking for color inspiration? The vibrant color of yellow points to happiness and optimism. Yellow is said to promote happiness more than any of the other major colors in the spectrum. Believed to have an influence on the left side of the human brain, yellow helps encourage strong analytical thinking.

When it comes to branding, this color is especially nice for Education, Conservation, Environmental, Auto and others.

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Rosemary Fields is a multidisciplinary designer, photographer and videographer based in rural Tennessee. She is the editor of The Edit, a monthly publication focusing on all things creative, home and design, lifestyle and travel.