Black is a powerful color with many connotations across many schools of thought. Wearing and decorating black can suggest empowerment or depression. Too much black becomes ominous, so like anything of great power, respect the color of black and use it for your highest good. Accents in black can strengthen a room. Accents in black attire can empower your presence. In Feng Shui black symbolizes water and is used in the career (NORTH) area of your home/office.