Red is the color of energy and radiance. Red has more personal associations than any other color. Recognized as a stimulant, red is associated with strength, power, determination as well as passion, love and desire – it draws attention. Red is also a festive color. The early use of red at Christmas were the apples on the paradise tree. It is also the color of Holly berries, which is said to represent the blood of Jesus when he died on the cross. Using red in your home for instance, can be a direct reflection of your personality. It raises a rooms energy level like no other hue. It is a good color choice to add warmth, draw people together and stimulate conversation. Decorating with red takes confidence. It makes a great color on accent walls, furniture and accessories, and while it makes a bold statement, it’s also a warm, easy color to live with . Don’t be afraid to bring that desired energy into your home. Come visit our store and subscribe to our email list for the latest happenings!