While we can always count on IKEA to stand in as our primary source for all things minimal, Scandinavian, and (most importantly) affordable, the Swedish retailer does not always come top of mind when searching for bold accent pieces with a color-charged inclination. Perhaps that’s a result of the brand’s commitment to providing essentials sans superfluous features or details. IKEA’s typical pieces are practical without compromising on style and they strictly adhere to the Nordic ethos of simplicity.
So imagine our surprise when we came upon this treasure trove of vibrant pieces available at IKEA. Needless to say, our decorative minds went wild, consumed with all the possibilities of instilling our homes with a vibrant accent without having to compromise on budget or style. Ahead, we share a few of our favorite rainbow-hued pieces (which are conveniently right on trend) from IKEA.
Gladom Tray Table, IKEA ($20)
Any item that boasts multiple elements of functionality is a win in our books. This stylish tray table not only stands in as the ideal side table, but its removable tray top also calls for easy entertaining and mobility—a definite plus for the small-space host.
Lixhult Storage Combination, IKEA ($60)
We are definitely here for a storage solution that strays outside of the standard grayscale tonal family. Aside from its ultra-cool color-block hues, this stackable piece features built-in shelving and pockets to help you store all your essentials (and then some).
Rydebäck Table, IKEA ($89)
Ditch your ordinary kitchen table for something that can add a little more character to your space. Featuring a lightweight composition and a sleek two-tone finish, this clear-lacquered tabletop is certainly one way to infuse color into your home.
Gradvis Vase, IKEA ($10)
House your summer florals in a vessel that is just as colorful and style-focused as the contents inside. Featuring a sleek, ribbed composition, this pink vase exudes pure elegance.
Dinera 18-Piece Dinnerware Set, IKEA ($35)
A new season calls for a well-deserved upgrade to your current dish rotation. Swap in this summer-friendly alternative to pack your dinner table with a bold punch of style.
Saltröd Mirror With Shelf and Hooks, IKEA ($60)
Consider this one the ultimate entryway essential. Featuring a line of peg hooks, a mini shelf, and a sleek, reflective detail, this mirrored shelf doubles as the ultimate catchall.
IKEA PS 2017 Table Lamp, IKEA ($40)
We love this lamp not only for its untraditional shape but also for the fact that it can be displayed on a table or fastened to the wall. Aside from its intended purpose of, you know, providing light, it also doubles as one seriously style-focused accent piece, thanks to its cheery yellow hue.
Melltorp and Teodores Table and 4 Chairs, IKEA ($169)
If this combo isn’t a steal, we don’t know what is. This well-grouped set boasts all the makings of the ultimate breakfast/dining table setup. Beautifully minimalist and paired with a dynamic pop of color—by way of the ultra chic, deep-green chairs—this well-curated combo will impart your kitchen nook with a bold dose of style.
Besta Storage Combination, IKEA ($215)
Whether you utilize this handy storage solution as a media center, dining console, or makeshift linen closet (hey, we’re not judging), your storage needs have met their match with this IKEA classic. The best part? No hacks or DIYs required, thanks to its muted blue finish.
Gurli Cushion Cover, IKEA ($4)
This French blue pillow is all about mixing and matching, and what better way to revive your current decor scheme for the warmer months ahead? Factoring in the insanely low price point, we’d be hard-pressed to not collect a whole slew of them for every spot in our home.
Eket Cabinet, IKEA ($45)
Yet another IKEA classic outfitted with an alluring shade we simply cannot resist. Store your books and accent pieces in style, courtesy of this versatile solution or utilize it as a bar and entertaining center for a welcome departure from the typical cart.