10+ Creative Yellow Kitchen Backsplash Ideas With White Cabinets

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We’re happy to report that color is back in style—what better way to celebrate than by embracing one of the most joyous colors available: yellow? The combination of yellow kitchen backsplash tiles and white cabinets is utterly charming. The white perfectly offsets the vibrancy of yellow and ties the whole room together. Whether you go for a shade of lemon, amber, mustard, or gold, yellow is an incredibly versatile color. The tone you go for can completely transform the atmosphere of your kitchen.

Here are some of our best yellow tiles and white cabinet backsplash combinations for kitchen designs:

1. Mid-Century Yellow Backsplash Tile

yellow tile

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Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Cosmos Crackled Ceramic Tile 16x16

Cosmos Crackled Ceramic Tile

16"x16"x5/8"
Mustard Crackled Ceramic Tile 12x12

Mustard Crackled Ceramic Tile

12"x12"x5/8"

Number one on our list is this alluring mid-century kitchen design complete with a yellow tile backsplash and white-panelled cabinets. The vivid handmade yellow kitchen tiles create a standout accent wall in this kitchen that elevates its design beautifully.

2. 50s-Inspired Pale Yellow Backsplash Tile

yellow wall tiles

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If you love vintage-inspired kitchen designs, then embrace a colorful atmosphere with these pale yellow wall tiles paired with white and blue cabinets. The balance of blue, yellow, and white work seamlessly, creating a bold and unique design. If you’re seeking something more toned down, then go for a classic pale yellow tile and white cabinets design.

3. Bright Yellow Subway Backsplash Tile

yellow subway tile

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Yellow Glossy Ceramic Tile 4x8

Yellow Glossy Ceramic Tile

4"x8"x9/32"

This is the tile for anyone who absolutely loves yellow. The vibrance of this yellow subway tile works well with the terracotta tile floors and wooden countertops. The result is a Californian-style modern organic kitchen that balances traditional and modern elements.

4. Mustard Yellow Subway Backsplash Tile

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Mustard Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x16

Mustard Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x16"x5/8"

This mustard yellow tile has subtle tones of yellow and moss green, which create an earthy hue. A bold standout in this modern kitchen, this yellow backsplash tile adds a touch of warmth to the minimalist white modern design.

5. Boho Yellow Patterned Backsplash Tile

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Antigua 1 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile 6x6

Antigua 1 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile

6"x6"x1/2"

A backsplash tile with a yellow pattern creates a warm and inviting atmosphere to spaces. Part of our Antique Tile Collection and Madcap Cottage Collection, these patterned yellow kitchen tiles have bohemian-style designs. We love the open powder blue cabinets pictured above, which complement the yellow backsplash nicely.

6. Modern Yellow Backsplash Tile

yellow subway tile

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Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Apple Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Apple Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Limone Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Limone Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"

For an understated contemporary design that will stay timeless, consider a classic yellow tile. Pastel yellow tones go nicely with stark white cabinets and hardwood floors, creating a sunny hue throughout. A yellow backsplash design is a great way of brightening spaces and diffusing natural light in your kitchen.

7. Yellow Geometric Backsplash Tile

yellow mosaic tiles

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Embrace modern industrial styles with geometric yellow mosaic tiles. The kitchen pictured above deftly combines diamond tiles in shades of yellow, white, and gray to create the illusion of a 3D pattern.

8. Country Rustic Honey Yellow Backsplash Tile

yellow tile backsplash

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Honey Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile 4x12

Honey Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile

4"x12"x3/8"
Honey Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile 3x6

Honey Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile

3"x6"x3/8"

For a more rustic look, we suggest leaning towards more earth-toned muted looks, like the honey yellow tile backsplash pictured above. Part of our Status Ceramic Collection, the color honey is a combination of yellow and beige tones.

9. Yellow Spanish Backsplash Tile

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Design 158 Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

Design 158 Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Design 155 Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

Design 155 Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Design 153 Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

Design 153 Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"

Spanish tiles are a great way to experiment with blending traditional and contemporary design ideas. Blue and yellow are a match made in heaven and showcase the beauty of vibrant color. Consider installing yellow Spanish backsplash tiles from our La Brea Moresque Collection.

10. Yellow Diamond Backsplash Tile

yellow hexagon tile

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Honey Glossy Hexagon 5 Ceramic Tile 5

Honey Glossy Hexagon Ceramic Tile

5"x3/8"
Honey Glossy Diamante Ceramic Tile 6x6

Honey Glossy Diamante Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Cosmos Crackled Hexagon Ceramic Tile 4

Cosmos Crackled Hexagon Ceramic Tile

4"x5/8"

Another yellow geometric tile idea, diamante tiles are a great way of adding dimension to your kitchen. For an alternative, consider a yellow hexagon tile, which has been one of the most popular tile ideas in the past few years.

11. Textured Yellow Backsplash Tile

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Gold Ottoman Textile 3 Marble Tile 12x24

Gold Ottoman Textile 3 Marble Tile

12"x24"x1/2"
Gold Ottoman Textile 2 Marble Tile 12x12

Gold Ottoman Textile 2 Marble Tile

12"x12"x3/8"

Last on our list is a unique spin on classic yellow subway tiles. Textured yellow tiles add a creative and distinct element to classic yellow tile kitchen designs.

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