Colors can hold a lot of hidden significance from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is frequently used to stimulate hunger, blue is viewed as a calming color, and yellow will make us feel more happy. Our tastes of these colours can show a great deal about our own characters, especially if we use them to decorate the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom can show a great deal about who you are, so can the shade, 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 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 people who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac lovers aspire for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue lovers are totally devoted to the colour. If deeper blues are your favorites, you prefer the colors that feel like the descending twilight hours--quiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly connected with the sky and warm water --clean, clear, open and expansive would explain how you like to feel on your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues possess a bit more elegance because of their depth. The man or woman who prefers this colour likes the complexity [it], since it reveals character elements that unite both blue and green traits."
"Red requires attention, and thus does the lover of red. It is dynamic, impossible to ignore, impulsive and extroverted--attributes that could very well explain the person who's attracted to the intense and passionate shade."
"Although pink is descended from the'mother shade' of red, it is not as ardent and demanding attention and more likely 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 perfect equalizer between warm and cool tones, and in the existence of green, they find the equilibrium they constantly strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers grey seeks security and protection by choosing this most impartial of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always need the guarantee of excitement, but does commend contentmentand stability."
"Orange lovers work and play hard, are adventurous and excited . In spite of the energy in orange, the people who love this amiable shade are more agreeable than aggressive."
"The lightest variation of brown, beige is imbued with a certain sense of substance and stability.
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."