Colors can hold a lot of hidden meaning from a decorating standpoint. Red, for example, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a relaxing coloryellow will make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colours can show a great deal about our own personalities, specifically when 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. |} So what 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 down things for us, color by color.|}
Yellow is luminous and warm and so are the men and women who prefer it," says Eiseman. |} They adore innovation and creativity.
Colors of the purple family are usually preferred by those who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac lovers aspire for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue lovers are entirely devoted to the colour. If darker blues are your favorites, you prefer the colors that feel like the descending twilight hours--silent , peaceful and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always connected with the sky and warm water --clean, clean, open and expansive would describe the way you prefer to feel in your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more elegance because of their thickness. The person who prefers this colour enjoys the complexity [it], since it reveals personality elements that combine both green and blue traits"
"Red requires attention, and so does the lover of red. It is lively, impossible to dismiss, impulsive and extroverted--attributes that might well describe the person who's drawn to this extreme and passionate shade."
"Even though pink is descended in the'mother shade' 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 people love nature's most ubiquitous and versatile shade. It is the best equalizer between cool and warm tones, and at the presence of green, they locate the balance they always strive for."
"The person who prefers gray seeks security and protection by choosing this most impartial of colors. Gray doesn't need or always require the promise of excitement, but does crave contentmentand stability."
"Orange lovers play and work hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. In spite of the energy in orange, the men and women who adore this amiable shade are more pleasing than competitive."
"The lightest variation of brown, beige is imbued with a certain sense of material and stability.
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of this colour, enjoying the soft warmth. . .it imparts."