Colours can hold tons of hidden meaning from a decorating perspective. Red, for example, is frequently used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a calming color, and yellow will make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colours can show a great deal 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 show a great deal about who you are, 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 Colours for Your Every Mood, to break down things for us, color by color.|}
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Colors of the purple household are usually preferred by those who have a highly creative streak, and Lilac lovers hope for uniqueness but lean into the 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 like the descending twilight hours--quiet, peaceful and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly connected with the sky and warm water --clean, clean, open and expansive would explain the way you like to feel on your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more sophistication because of their thickness. The person who prefers this color likes the complexity [of it], as it shows character elements that combine both green and blue traits"
"Red demands attention, and so does the lover of crimson. It is lively, impossible to ignore, spontaneous and extroverted--attributes which might well explain the individual who is attracted to this extreme and passionate shade."
"Even though pink is descended from the'mother color' of crimson, it is less ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined 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 cool and warm tones, and in the existence of green, they locate the equilibrium they constantly strive for."
"The person who prefers gray seeks security and protection by picking this most neutral of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always require the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does commend contentmentand stability."
"Orange lovers play and work hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. In spite of the inherent energy in orange, the men and women who love this amiable colour are more pleasing than aggressive."
"The lightest variation of beige, brown is imbued with a certain feeling of material and stability.
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of the color, enjoying the soft warmth. . .it imparts."