Colors can hold tons of hidden significance from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is viewed as a calming coloryellow will make us feel happier. Our tastes of these colors can reveal a great deal about our own personalities, especially when we use them to decorate the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. colour you paint your bedroom can reveal a great deal about who you are, so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of each hue. |} So what does your bedroom colour 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 to us, color by color.|}
Yellow is luminous and warm and so are the people who prefer it," says Eiseman. |} They love innovation and originality.
Colors of the purple household are often preferred by those that have a highly creative streak, and Lilac lovers hope for uniqueness but lean to the more sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue lovers are entirely devoted to the colour. If darker blues are your favorites, you would like the shades that feel like the descending twilight hours--quiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always connected with the sky and warm water --clean, clear, open and expansive would describe how you prefer to feel in your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a tad more elegance because of their thickness. The person who prefers this colour enjoys the complexity [it], since it reveals character elements that unite both blue and green traits"
"Red requires attention, and thus will the lover of crimson. It's dynamic, impossible to dismiss, impulsive and extroverted--attributes which could very well describe the person who's attracted to the extreme and enthusiastic shade."
"Even though pink is descended in the'mother color' of crimson, it is not as ardent and demanding attention and more inclined to romance and tenderness--the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It's the best equalizer between warm and cool tones, and in the presence of green, they find the equilibrium they always strive for."
"The person who prefers grey seeks security and protection by choosing this most neutral of colors. Gray doesn't need or always require the promise of excitement, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange lovers play and work hard, are adventurous and excited . Regardless of the inherent energy in orange, the people who love this amiable colour are more pleasing than competitive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a certain feeling of material and equilibrium .
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."