Colors can hold tons of hidden meaning from a decorating standpoint. Red, for example, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a relaxing color, and yellow will make us feel more happy. Our tastes of these colours can reveal a lot about our own characters, especially when we use them to adorn the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom can reveal a lot about who you are, so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of every hue. |} So what does your bedroom color reveal about you?
We've enlisted Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute and author of book Colors for Your Every Mood, to break things down for us, color by color.|}
Yellow is luminous and warm and so are the people who prefer it," says Eiseman. |} They adore innovation and originality.
Shades of the purple family are often preferred by those 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 dedicated to the color. If deeper blues are the favorites, you prefer the shades that feel as the descending twilight hoursquiet, peaceful and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly connected with the skies and water--clean, clear, open and expansive would describe the way you prefer to feel in your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues possess a tad more sophistication due to their thickness. The person who prefers this color likes the elegance [of it], since it reveals character elements that combine both green and blue traits."
"Red demands attention, and thus does the lover of red. It's lively, impossible to dismiss, spontaneous and extroverted--attributes which could very well describe the person who is attracted to the extreme and enthusiastic shade."
"Even though pink is descended from the'mother shade' of red, it is not as ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined to romance and tenderness--that the ideal description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It's the best equalizer between cool and warm tones, and at the existence of green, they find the equilibrium they constantly strive for."
"The person who prefers grey seeks safety and security by picking this most neutral of colors. Gray doesn't demand or always require the promise of enthusiasm, but does commend contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange lovers play and work hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. Regardless of the energy in orange, the people who adore this amiable colour are more agreeable than aggressive."
"The lightest variation of beige, brown is imbued with a certain sense of material and equilibrium .
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of the color, enjoying the warmth. .