8 Ways to Add a Little Sunshine to Your Space

You'll be walking on sunshine all day long.

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It's been a rainy week in NYC, and I've been left dreaming of the sunbeams I hope are heading my way — summer rain, it turns out, does not make me feel fine. Instead of dwelling on the dreary weather outside my window, though, I've decided to inject a little sun directly into my home courtesy of these fun accessories.

Even if you're surrounded by sun — color me jealous — you'll love these pieces and the instant jolt they add to any room. Who wouldn't want every day to feel like a sunny one?

1: Sunshine Decals

Wall decals may have a reputation for being more kid-friendly, or even a little cheesy, but these swirly suns are just plain fun. Add a few to a utility space, like your laundry room or bathroom, to perk up the place in no time.

$8.99; amazon.com

2: Sun + Stars Play Pad

If you have little ones running around your home, this play pad is a stylish way to add some warmth to their bedroom or rec space. It could even work as a cute nap spot for your furry friends too.

3: Sunbeam Coasters

This four-pack of coasters combines two trendy prints — the sun and an evil eye — for a decidedly dramatic effect.

$3.99; hm.com

4: Golden Sun Duvet Cover

You can wake up with the sun every single morning thanks to this artistic duvet cover. Say goodbye to the wrong side of the bed for good.

5: Floral Sun Throw Pillow

Perk up your sofa with this colorful pillow that features an adorable sun face and a smattering of beautiful blooms.

6: Sun Ray Wall Art

This abstract interpretation of the sun would make a perfect addition to a colorful gallery wall, and it's stylish enough to stand on its own, making it a must-have for art lovers.

7: Sunburst Mirror

Speaking of wall accessories, this gilded sunburst mirror is exactly what your bare walls have been looking for — it's sure to add a bit of glamour to your home as well as much-need sunshine.

$99.99; worldmarket.com

8: Ombre Sun Pillow

This pillow proves the ombre trend is still going strong, especially when done in a gorgeous sunset-inspired palette. Every day will feel picturesque if you add this stunner to your sofa or bed.

Starts at $24; etsy.com

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