Colors can hold tons of hidden significance from a decorating standpoint. Red, for instance, is often used to stimulate hunger, blue is viewed as a relaxing color, and yellow is supposed to make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colours can show a lot 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 may show a lot about who you are, and 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 publication Colors for Your Every Mood, to break things down for us, color by color.|}
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Colors of the purple family are often preferred by people that have a highly creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean to the sentimental, softer aspect of purple.
"Blue fans are totally devoted to the colour. If darker blues are your favorites, you prefer the colors that feel like the descending twilight hourssilent , calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are always connected with the sky and water--clean, clear, open and expansive would describe 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 colour enjoys the elegance [of it], since it reveals character elements that unite both blue and green traits"
"Red demands attention, and thus will the lover of crimson. It is lively, impossible to ignore, impulsive and extroverted--traits which might well describe the person who's drawn to the intense and enthusiastic shade."
"Even though pink is descended in the'mother shade' of crimson, it is less ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined to romance and tenderness--that the perfect description of a pink lover's proclivities."
"Green people love nature's most ubiquitous and versatile colour. It is the perfect equalizer between warm and cool tones, and in the existence of green, they find the equilibrium they always 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 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 love this amiable colour are more pleasing than aggressive."
"The lightest variation of brown, beige is imbued with a particular feeling of material and stability.
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the colour, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."