Colors 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 will make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colors can reveal a lot about our own personalities, especially when we use them to decorate 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 every hue. |} What exactly does your bedroom colour reveal about you?
We have enlisted Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute and author of book Colors for Your Every Mood, to break down things 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 originality.
Colors of the purple household are usually preferred by those who have a highly creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are totally devoted to the colour. If deeper blues are the favorites, you would like the colors that feel as the descending twilight hoursquiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the sky and water--clean, clear, open and expansive would explain the way that you like to feel in your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more sophistication due to their thickness. The man or woman who prefers this colour enjoys the elegance [of it], as it shows personality elements that unite both green and blue traits."
"Red demands attention, and thus will the lover of red. It is lively, impossible to ignore, impulsive and extroverted--attributes that could very well explain the person who is attracted to this extreme and enthusiastic shade."
"Although pink is descended in the'mother shade' of red, it is less ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined to romance and tenderness--the ideal description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most omnipresent and versatile shade. It is the best equalizer between warm and cool tones, and at the existence of green, they locate the equilibrium they constantly strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers grey seeks safety and security by picking this most neutral of all colors. Gray doesn't need or always require the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does crave contentmentand stability."
"Orange fans work and play hard, are adventurous and excited . In spite of the energy in orange, the men and women who love this amiable shade are more agreeable than competitive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a certain feeling of substance and stability.
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of this colour, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."