The colours we wear can say a lot about our personality. Most of us have a favorite colour that we tend to gravitate to. You might not be aware of it but experts say that on a subconscious level we are drawn to certain colours depending on our emotions, our personality and our mood at the time.
PURPLE – Stands for wealth, royalty and sophistication.
Purple can suggest that you have a charming and creative personality and usually has a love for the arts. By wearing purple it shows that you are confident with a mixed personality who can be both calming and unpredictable. People who wear purple are usually mysterious, imaginative and ambitious.
ORANGE – Says you are unique and exciting.
Not a lot of people enjoy wearing orange or can wear orange. If you are a lover of orange you are different than most. Orange says you are bubbly with an energetic personality! You are usually the life of the party, you are warm and love having a great time. You are friendly, appealing and approachable. Wearing orange says you are enthusiastic, determined and fascinating. I think we need to start wearing more orange!
BLUE – You are loyal and confident.
Blue is one of the most popular colours that people love to wear. It indicates you are confident, successful and loyal. It is a very comforting and soothing colour so people are comfortable around someone who is wearing blue. A dark blue such as navy blue is the colour suggested to wear for a job interview because it gives off an ‘ in control ‘ vibe and shows off your strong personality. Blue also represents stability, trust and intelligence.
YELLOW – You have a happy, fun and positive energy.
Yellow is the sunshine colour. It makes people feel happy and uplifted. Yellow is known to improve concentration so this is a great colour to wear to work or school. Women who wear yellow are very feminine and vivacious. Wearing yellow says you are adventurous, clever and have a good sense of humor. It stands for wisdom and imagination. Wearing too much yellow can be very over powering and intimidating so be careful with this colour.
RED – Says you are passionate and outspoken.
Red is the colour of love, passion and romance. You can be a risk taker, sometimes aggressive and strong-willed. You love to live your life to the fullest. You are not scared easily and you love attention. Red can be a very intense and emotional colour. It is known to enhance appetite and metabolism. People who wear red are usually outgoing, impulsive and full of energy.
GREEN – You are serene and soft.
Green is a soothing colour that is easy on the eyes. Wearing green shows you have a soft heart and you are a caring person. You want to be well liked and known. You like to comfort people and you care for the environment. You can be mysterious but charismatic. You have an active social lifestyle and you are well known in your community. You want to feel secure with your finances and your relationships. Green stands for safety, growth and harmony.
BLACK – Exudes luxury and elegance.
Black is popular with women because it is flattering, classy and gives the illusion of being slimmer. It stands for authority, power and luxury. Black can also give off a cold and unapproachable vibe so this is why adding a pop of colour is a good idea. Black is associated with wealth, intelligence and the unknown. Wearing black says that you want to be taken seriously in an elegant way. Black says authority and independence are important to you.
GREY – Says you prefer your space.
Grey is subtle but also elegant. Wearing grey often means you are neutral in your beliefs and personality. You do not want to draw attention to yourself and you enjoy your space. Grey can mean that you are indecisive, sometimes emotionless and detached. It also is a formal, conservative, and sophisticated colour. Grey is timeless and practical.
WHITE – You are pure and optimistic.
White stands for pure, innocent and simple. Wearing white means you are a reliable person with an optimistic view of life. You love the sense of freedom and new fresh beginnings. You appreciate good things and like perfection.
PINK – You are kind and feminine.
Pink says you have a soft, affectionate, comforting personality. You do not like violence or cruelty what so ever. You can be vulnerable at times. You are kind, generous and caring person. You are sensitive to the need of others and people are drawn to your warm personality. You are very nurturing and can be protective.
BROWN – You are dependable and steady.
Wearing brown shows that you are reliable and stable. You are rational and prefer to be sensible about things. You do not rush into something, you like to consider all your options first. Brown promotes communication. You are sincere, slightly conservative and peaceful.
SILVER – You love adventure and are up for anything.
You are sophisticated and not shy to stand out and be the centre of attention. You do not like negativity in your life and you are emotionally stable. You are adventurous and sometimes live on the edge. Silver is associated with wealth, maturity, and intelligence. You can be considered futuristic and you are open to change. It is a powerful and glamorous colour.
GOLD – You are charming and creative.
Not everyone can pull off this metallic colour so this shows how confident you are. When you wear gold you look unique and stylish, while showing off your charismatic personality. You like to be respected and you make others feel valued. People feel comfortable being around you. You are warm and compassionate. Wearing gold shows your creative side. You tend to make others feel empowered when they are in your presence.
I loved writing this blog and learning more about my personality. I wear mostly black, pink, blue and recently just started wearing red. What do your colours say about you?
Melissa Gauvreau – Styled by M