Colours can hold tons of hidden meaning from a decorating standpoint. Red, for example, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is seen as a relaxing color, and yellow will make us feel happier. Our tastes of these colours can reveal a lot about our own characters, specifically when we use them to adorn the walls of our private refuge: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom can reveal a lot about who you are, and so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of every colour. |} What exactly does your bedroom color reveal about you?
We've enlisted Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute and author of book Colours 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 love innovation and creativity.
Colors of the purple family are usually preferred by people that have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac lovers hope for uniqueness but lean into the more sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue lovers are totally dedicated to the color. If darker blues are your favorites, you would like the shades that feel as the descending twilight hoursquiet, calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the sky and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would describe the way that you like to feel on your environment." |}
"Teal blues possess a bit more sophistication because of their thickness. The man or woman who prefers this color likes the complexity [it], since it shows personality elements that combine both green and blue traits."
"Red demands attention, and so does the lover of red. It's lively, impossible to ignore, spontaneous and extroverted--attributes which could very well describe the individual who is attracted to the intense and passionate shade."
"Although pink is descended in the'mother shade' of red, it is less ardent and demanding attention and more inclined to romance and tenderness--the ideal description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green people love nature's most omnipresent and versatile colour. It's the perfect equalizer between cool and warm tones, and in the existence of green, they find the equilibrium they constantly strive for."
"The man or woman who prefers grey seeks security and protection by choosing this most neutral of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always need the promise of excitement, but does commend contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange lovers work and play hard, are adventurous and excited . Regardless of the inherent energy in orange, the men and women who love this amiable colour are more pleasing than competitive."
"The lightest version of beige, brown is imbued with a certain sense of substance and equilibrium .
Beige lovers appreciate the subtlety of this color, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."