Colors can hold a lot of hidden significance from a decorating perspective. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is viewed as a calming coloryellow will make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colors can reveal a lot about our own personalities, specifically when we use them to adorn the walls of our personal refuge: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom may reveal a lot about who you are, and so can the shade, saturation, and brightness of each colour. |} What exactly 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 men and women who prefer it," says Eiseman. |} They love innovation and creativity.
Shades of the purple family are usually preferred by those that have a highly creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean to the sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue fans are totally dedicated to the color. If darker blues are the favorites, you would like the colors that feel as the descending twilight hours--quiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the skies and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would explain how that you like to feel on your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a tad more elegance due to their depth. The person who prefers this color likes the complexity [it], since it shows character elements that unite both green and blue traits."
"Red requires attention, and thus will the lover of crimson. It's lively, impossible to dismiss, impulsive and extroverted--traits which could very well explain the individual who is drawn to this intense and enthusiastic shade."
"Even though pink is descended in the'mother color' of crimson, it is less ardent and demanding attention and more inclined to love and tenderness--the ideal description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most ubiquitous and versatile shade. It's the best equalizer between cool and warm tones, and at the presence of green, they locate the balance they constantly strive for."
"The person who prefers gray seeks security and protection by choosing this most neutral of all colors. Gray doesn't need or always need the guarantee of excitement, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange fans work and play hard, are adventuresome and excited . In spite of the inherent energy in orange, the men and women who love this amiable shade are more pleasing than competitive."
"The lightest variation of beige, brown is imbued with a particular feeling of substance and equilibrium .
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the color, enjoying the warmth. .