Colors can hold a lot of hidden meaning from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a calming coloryellow is supposed to make us feel happier. Our preferences of these colors can show a great deal about our own personalities, especially if we use them to decorate the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom may show a great deal about who you are, and so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of each hue. |} So what does your bedroom color 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.
Shades of the purple household are usually preferred by people who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are entirely devoted to the color. If darker 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 how you prefer to feel on your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a tad more elegance because of their depth. The man or woman who prefers this color likes the elegance [of it], since it reveals personality elements that combine both blue and green traits"
"Red demands attention, and thus will the lover of red. It is dynamic, impossible to dismiss, impulsive and extroverted--traits which might well explain the individual who's drawn to this extreme and passionate shade."
"Even though pink is descended from the'mother color' of red, it is less ardent and demanding of attention and more likely to love and tenderness--the ideal 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 existence of green, they find the balance they constantly strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers gray seeks safety and security by choosing this most impartial of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always require the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange fans work and play hard, are adventurous and enthusiastic. Regardless of the inherent energy in orange, the men and women who adore this amiable colour are more agreeable than competitive."
"The lightest variation of beige, brown is imbued with a particular sense of material and equilibrium .
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of this color, enjoying the soft warmth. .