The significance of colour. What is your favourite colour? Is it a pastel shade, or a bright primary colour? In different cultures, colours have their own special significance.
What does the colour ‘red’ mean to you?
In Chinese culture, it is a symbol of luck and happiness – brides wear red qi paos at their wedding; red envelopes filled with cash are given out at new year.
In other Asian countries, it is a symbol of purity or reproduction.
Red can symbolize love, passion, danger and is also the most popular colour featured on world flags.