Colours can hold tons of hidden significance from a decorating perspective. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a calming color, and yellow is supposed to make us feel more happy. Our tastes of these colours can show a lot about our own personalities, specifically if we use them to decorate the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom can show a lot about who you are, and so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of every hue. |} So what does your bedroom colour reveal about you?
We've enlisted Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute and author of publication Colours for Your Every Mood, to break down things for us, color by color.|}
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Colors of the purple family are often preferred by people who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac lovers aspire for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue lovers are totally devoted to the colour. If darker blues are the favorites, you would like the colors that feel as the descending twilight hourssilent , calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always associated with the sky and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would describe the way that you like to feel in your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues possess a tad more sophistication due to their depth. The man or woman who prefers this colour likes the complexity [of it], as it shows character elements that unite both blue and green traits"
"Red demands attention, and so does the lover of crimson. It's dynamic, impossible to ignore, spontaneous and extroverted--traits which might well describe the person who's attracted to this intense and passionate shade."
"Even though pink is descended in the'mother color' of crimson, it is less ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined to love and tenderness--the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green people love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It's the perfect equalizer between cool and warm tones, and at the presence of green, they find the balance they always strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers gray seeks security and protection by picking this most impartial of colors. Gray doesn't need or always need the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange lovers work and play hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. In spite of the inherent energy in orange, the people who love this amiable colour are more pleasing than aggressive."
"The lightest version of brown, beige is imbued with a particular sense of substance and equilibrium .
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."