Colors can hold a lot of hidden significance from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is frequently used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a relaxing color, and yellow is supposed to make us feel more happy. Our preferences of those colors can show a great deal about our own personalities, especially if we use them to adorn the walls of our personal refuge: 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 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.|}
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Colors of the purple household are often preferred by people who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac fans aspire for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are totally dedicated to the color. If deeper blues are the favorites, you would like the colors that feel like the descending twilight hours--silent , peaceful and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always connected with the skies and warm water --clean, clear, open and expansive would describe the way you like to feel in your environment." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more elegance due to their depth. The man or woman who prefers this color enjoys the elegance [of it], as it shows character elements that unite both green and blue traits"
"Red requires attention, and so does the lover of red. It's dynamic, impossible to dismiss, spontaneous and extroverted--attributes which could very well describe the person who's drawn to the extreme and passionate shade."
"Even though pink is descended from the'mother color' of red, 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 people love nature's most omnipresent and versatile shade. It's 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 need or always need the promise of enthusiasm, but does commend contentmentand stability."
"Orange fans play and work hard, are adventuresome and enthusiastic. In spite of the energy in orange, the people who love this amiable shade are more pleasing than aggressive."
"The lightest variation of brown, beige is imbued with a particular feeling of substance and stability.
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of this color, enjoying the warmth. .