“of a color intermediate between green and violet, as of the sky or sea on a sunny day.”
Whether it’s navy, royal, baby, teal or cobalt, it’s clear that blue is one of the most popular colours in the world. Want proof? A study conducted worldwide revealed that Blue is the most popular colour in ten countries across four different continents.
So why is blue so popular? Well, blue comes in many different shades, and according to Color Matters each one has unique meanings and associations to human beings.
Dark Blues: People associate darker shades of blue with trust, dignity, intelligence and authority.
Bright Blues: Bright royal blues bring feelings of cleanliness, strength, dependability, and coolness
Light Blues: Light blues like sky give feelings of peace and serenity
Blue is also the most common colour in corporate logos and 53% of the world’s flags feature a shade of blue. Additionally, according to Daily Mail, having shades of blue in your bedroom has been said to help improve your sleep as it is linked to calm, soothing feelings and is thought to slow the heart rate and even reduce blood pressure.
bedface offers four different shades of blue, Ice Blue, Sky Blue, Coastal Blue and Nighttime Navy, so all you Blue lovers, we've got you covered!
Check out some of our sleep sets featuring all our different shades of blue: