Colors can hold a lot of hidden meaning from a decorating perspective. Red, by way of example, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a calming color, and yellow is supposed to make us feel more happy. Our tastes of these colors can reveal a lot about our own characters, especially when we use them to decorate the walls of our personal refuge: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom may reveal a lot 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 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.
Shades of the purple family are often preferred by those who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac fans aspire for uniqueness but lean into the sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are entirely devoted to the colour. If darker blues are your favorites, you prefer the shades that feel as the descending twilight hoursquiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always connected with the sky and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would explain how that you prefer to feel in your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more sophistication because of their thickness. The man or woman who prefers this colour enjoys the complexity [of it], as it shows personality elements that combine both blue and green traits."
"Red requires attention, and thus will the lover of crimson. It is lively, impossible to ignore, spontaneous and extroverted--traits that might well explain the individual who's attracted to the extreme and passionate shade."
"Although pink is descended from the'mother color' of crimson, it is not as ardent and demanding of attention and more likely to romance and tenderness--that the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green folks love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It is the best equalizer between cool and warm tones, and in the presence of green, they locate the equilibrium they always strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers gray seeks security and protection by choosing this most neutral of colors. Gray doesn't demand or always need the guarantee of excitement, but does crave contentmentand stability."
"Orange fans work and play hard, are adventurous and excited . In spite of the inherent energy in orange, the men and women who adore this amiable colour are more pleasing than competitive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a certain sense of material and stability.
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the soft warmth. .