Colours can hold tons of hidden meaning from a decorating perspective. Red, for example, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a calming color, and yellow is supposed to make us feel happier. Our tastes of these colours can reveal a lot about our own personalities, specifically when we use them to decorate the walls of our private refuge: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom can reveal a lot about who you are, so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of each colour. |} What exactly 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 to 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 people that have a highly creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean to the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are entirely devoted to the colour. If darker blues are the favorites, you prefer the colors that feel as the descending twilight hourssilent , calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the sky and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would describe how that you like to feel on your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a tad more sophistication due to their depth. The man or woman who prefers this colour enjoys the complexity [it], since it reveals character elements that combine both blue and green traits"
"Red demands attention, and thus does the lover of red. It is dynamic, impossible to ignore, impulsive and extroverted--traits which might well describe the person who's drawn to this extreme and enthusiastic shade."
"Although pink is descended in the'mother color' of red, it is not as ardent and demanding attention and more likely to romance and tenderness--that the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most ubiquitous and versatile colour. It is the perfect equalizer between warm and cool tones, and at the existence of green, they locate the balance they constantly strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers grey seeks safety and security by picking this most impartial of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always require the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does commend contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange fans work and play hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. Regardless of the inherent energy in orange, the people who adore this amiable colour are more pleasing than aggressive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a certain feeling of substance and equilibrium .
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the warmth. .