Colors can hold tons of hidden meaning from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is viewed as a calming color, and yellow will make us feel happier. Our tastes of these colours can show a lot about our own characters, especially if we use them to decorate the walls of our personal refuge: our bedrooms. colour you paint your bedroom can show a lot about who you are, and so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of each hue. |} 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.|}
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Shades of the purple family are usually preferred by those that have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac fans aspire for uniqueness but lean to the more sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue fans are totally devoted to the color. If deeper blues are your favorites, you would like the colors that feel like the descending twilight hours--silent , peaceful and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the sky and water--clean, clear, open and expansive would describe how you like to feel on your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues possess a tad more sophistication due to their depth. The person who prefers this color likes the complexity [it], since it shows personality elements that combine both blue and green traits"
"Red requires attention, and so does the lover of crimson. It's dynamic, impossible to ignore, impulsive and extroverted--traits which could very well describe the individual who is drawn to this intense and enthusiastic shade."
"Even though pink is descended from the'mother color' of crimson, it is not as ardent and demanding attention and more likely to love and tenderness--that the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green people love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It's the best equalizer between cool and warm tones, and in the presence of green, they find the balance they constantly strive for."
"The person who prefers grey seeks safety and security by choosing this most impartial of colors. Gray doesn't demand or always need the promise of enthusiasm, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange fans play and work hard, are adventurous and enthusiastic. Regardless of the inherent energy in orange, the people who love this amiable colour are more agreeable than aggressive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a particular sense of substance and equilibrium .
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the color, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."