White is purity, cleanliness, and innocence. Nothing is more classic than white. In interior decoration white is often seen as a neutral background color for other colors. White and nature carries a benevolent mood and subtle shades of summer and light.
Shades of white are suitable to combine with natural wood. Typically this color is almost always worked with “natural” associations: ecology, natural plants, natural wood, natural cotton and linen. In a quiet interior white fit well with a thin floral ornament of light wallpaper and curtains.
Not every white is snow white, there are various shades of white: Snow, pearl, antique white, ivory, chalk, milk white, lily, smoke, seashell, cream, linen, beige, whitewash and off-white. This broken white carry the same attributes as white but are more subdued, less brilliant than plain white.
Strictly speaking, white is not a color, but the manifestation of the presence of all color – the complete energy of light.
Feng shui-wise, white is the color that belongs to the feng shui element of Metal. It’s feng shui energy is crisp, clear, clean and fresh. White is the color of beginnings, as well as clear endings.
Excellent for feng shui use anywhere in your home, especially to contrast brighter colors, white is the most versatile color that can help brighten the energy of any challenging room.
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