Colours 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 will make us feel happier. Our preferences of those colours can reveal a great deal about our own personalities, especially when we use them to decorate the walls of our personal sanctuary: our bedrooms. What color you paint your bedroom may reveal a great deal about who you are, so can the colour, saturation, and brightness of each 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 to us, color by color.|}
Yellow is luminous and warm and so are the people who prefer it," says Eiseman. |} They love innovation and originality.
Shades of the purple family are often preferred by people who have an extremely creative streak, and Lilac fans hope for uniqueness but lean to the sentimental, softer side of purple.
"Blue fans are entirely devoted to the color. If deeper blues are the favorites, you would like the shades that feel as the descending twilight hourssilent , calm and thoughtful."
"Lighter blues are constantly associated with the sky and water--clean, clean, open and expansive would describe how you like to feel on your surroundings." |}
"Teal blues have a bit more elegance due to their thickness. The person who prefers this color enjoys the elegance [of it], since it reveals character elements that unite both green and blue traits."
"Red requires attention, and so does the lover of crimson. It is lively, impossible to ignore, spontaneous and extroverted--traits that might well describe the person who's attracted to the extreme and passionate shade."
"Although pink is descended from the'mother shade' of crimson, it is not as ardent and demanding of attention and more inclined to love and tenderness--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 cool and warm tones, and in the existence of green, they find the balance they constantly strive for."
"The person who prefers grey seeks safety and security by choosing this most neutral of all colors. Gray doesn't demand or always require the guarantee of enthusiasm, but does crave contentmentand equilibrium ."
"Orange fans play and work hard, are adventuresome and excited . In spite of the energy in orange, the people who love this amiable colour are more agreeable than aggressive."
"The lightest version of brown, beige is imbued with a particular sense of material and equilibrium .
Beige fans appreciate the subtlety of the color, enjoying the warmth. . .it imparts."