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This Infographic Explains The Connection Between Colour And Emotion

This Graphic Explains the Connection Between Colour and Emotion

The colours that surround us have an impact on the way we feel (as artists and marketers know). This chart breaks down some of those connections between colour and emotion, and shows you which colours to choose to create a specific atmosphere.

You’ll see some obvious connections here, such as red being a hig- energy colour while blue is a “cool” colour more suitable for relaxing spaces or retreats. The graphic here even gives you a hypothetical home floor plan to help you understand which colours work best in which spaces, and which colours are reportedly responsible for which physiological effects. Scroll down to view the whole thing, or hit the link below to check it out at Design55.

This Graphic Explains the Connection Between Colour and Emotion

The Interior Design Guide to Colouring Your Home [Design55]


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