The Emotion of Color

Color elicits emotion, we all know that, but are you aware of which color elicits which emotion? When choosing the color scheme in your home consider what emotion you are trying to evoke in each room, this is the emotion of color I am taking about. Then you can use the easy color search option on Gallery Direct to find the perfect piece to decorate your room.

RED: sense of power, impulsively, sexuality and increases one’s appetite

ORANGE: steadfastness, courage, confidence, friendliness, and cheerfulness

YELLOW: intelligence, joy, and organization

GREEN: hope, growth, good health, freshness, soothing, sharing, and responsiveness

BLUE: tranquility, love, acceptance, patience, understanding and cooperation


Is your home sending the message you want?

You can find Ellen blogging daily at Thrifty & Chic Mom.

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