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One of the keys to making your design come alive is choosing just the right color combination.
Whether you're attempting to evoke the feelings associated with a breathtaking landscape, a romantic sunset or a dynamic scene bursting with color, it takes a trained eye to bring together the perfect hues to drive your message home.
To save you some time and effort in your search for the ideal color combination, we've created a list of beautiful color schemes you can use in any of your projects.
Now that you've seen how simple it is to apply your own color schemes right within Visme, here are 50 unique and dazzling color combinations our design team created just for you.
A mix of vivid yellows and oranges with a dark moderate blue and a strong orange make this an attractive combination for just about any design that needs to send a message of energy and vitality.
This combination of mostly dark colors--from a dark grayish cyan and a dark moderate red to a dark orange--make this combination ideal for a subdued look. For simpler designs, you can also choose to use only the top three colors.
Here we have a mix of strong and vivid blues with a soft yellow and desaturated dark orange, which is ideal if you're going for something a bit more exciting and dynamic than the typical blues and browns.
This mix of a desaturated dark blue with a soft yellow and bright orange and red make this a colorful combination suitable for lighthearted, youthful themes.
This perfect combination of a grayish blue with a desaturated dark blue and a range of browns evoke the feelings associated with this magical and mysterious Mediterranean setting. It is ideal for designs related to travel or nature.
Here we have a range of blues complemented by a dark cyan and vivid orange--perfect for a colorful, vibrant design. You can also pick and choose the colors that most suit your design, such as the top dark blues and the orange as an accent color.
This color combination is versatile enough to be used in a variety of design projects, from those with a sophisticated and upscale look to those with a calm and comfortable feel.
A range of magentas combined with a vivid yellow and olive tone make this a refreshing and unconventional palette.
This range of blues combined with a dark yellow and light grayish pink make this a versatile color scheme perfect for professional and conservative designs.
A dark pink and a dark desaturated violet are combined here with a soft red and a soft orange to create a vibrant and colorful palette that can be used in a variety of designs to communicate energy and warmth.
For a classic, retro look that elicits a bit of nostalgia, here's a unique combination of a slightly desaturated blue and orange, at the top and bottom, and a strong cyan and soft yellow.
This original mix of red, pink and a vivid orange make this a versatile and eye-catching palette, which can be used in a variety of ways by, for example, applying the first three colors or, alternatively, the bottom three in a design.
This palette is made up of very dark reds and a range of yellows and oranges. Choose any of these colors to give your design a bold look.
This colorful image of ripe fruit gives rise to this unique combination of blues, cyans and red. If you decide to mix and match two or three colors at a time, you can create a range of palettes for your designs, from professional ones with cool colors to more upbeat, energetic ones.
This image of a carnivorous plant gives rise to a range of blues complemented by a dark red and brown tone.
If you're looking for something reminiscent of the 70s, you can create a variety of color schemes with this image of a Volkswagen camper cruising through the beach.
This image of a cathedral in Normandy has inspired this scheme appropriate for a design that is cool, controlled and professional.
This icy Swiss mountain surrounded by clouds produces this color scheme, which includes black and a range of reds.
If you're looking for a modern-looking, dynamic color scheme, this palette inspired by this image of a cityscape provides a unique group of colors to choose from.
This beautiful portrait of a bride inspires this harmonious palette, which can be used in a wide range of designs to communicate professionalism and conservatism or sophistication and natural elegance.
A range of violets and a strong pink and yellow come together in this palette, bursting with colors evocative of the Spring and Summer seasons.
These maritime colors are ideal for evoking the coolness and tranquility of an afternoon sitting on the dock of the bay, "watching the tide roll away."
These olive and brown tones are great for themes related to sustainability, nature and earthiness.
Here is another unique combination comprised of dark blue and dark green with a soft yellow and desaturated dark red.
These luscious multi-berry colors can be used all at once or, depending on your project, two or three at a time. For example, you can go for a monochromatic effect with just the first three.
This breathtaking image of a stone arch in a national park inspired this cheerful and fun color scheme, which is sure to add a sizable dose of life and vitality to your design.
This soothing color palette brings to mind a relaxing walk alongside a beach shore, with the wind running through your hair. Its range of greens with gray undertones makes this a perfect scheme for a variety of projects.
This range of cyans and lime greens brings to mind anything related to submarines, boats, underwater diving and ships.
This mix of blues, combined with a beige and brown tone, elicit emotions related to a fun summer day in the sun.
Looking for a Halloween theme? This range of oranges and black is perfect for any Fall or Halloween-related design.
The dark blue combined with the gold and bronze in this combination are often seen in the official colors of school teams. The pink, however, adds a unique and colorful touch that can be used to make your design stand out.
If you're looking to add a burst of energy to your design, you can apply all the colors in this scheme or just two or three colors at a time (such as the top or bottom three colors).
This cheerful yet stylish combination brings together these colors: dark blue, moderate red, bright orange and a grayish orange.
This image of a mesmerizing sunset in Hamburg brings to mind these warm colors, ranging from a dark red and moderate orange to a grayish blue and grayish orange.
This mixture of soft yellow and olive with black and grayish violet make for a bold and eye-catching design.
This beautiful picture of a breathtaking sunset inspired this palette comprised of dark pinks, violets and reds.
Although this color palette is technically made up of a browns, oranges and a grayish red, it can be used as a monochromatic scheme in any of your designs.
A range of oranges, black and a dark grayish lime green are combined in this high-contrast scheme.
This exotic image inspired this colorful scheme comprised of a range of greens and bright red colors.
Choose two or three of these colors to add character to your design. You can use either the top two combined with the light grayish yellow or the bottom three together.
If you're looking to communicate energy and approachability, this bright color scheme will do the trick. The cooler colors on top are perfectly complemented by the soft reds at the bottom.
This mix of leafy greens and browns is ideal for any design related to the environment, sustainability, nature or wildlife.
This unique palette is reminiscent of the colorful facades of houses seen across Europe. You can use all of these colors at a time or stick to two or three for each individual project.
If you're looking for a design that is sure to catch someone's eye, go for this range of grays complemented by a perfect soft blue accent.
Lime greens combined with brown and peach result in this palette, which can be dissected to create several other combinations with two or three colors.
Make your design pop with this unique color scheme, comprised of a range of cool blues and a distinctive dark red.
A selection of cool and warm colors come together in this cheerful combination, suitable for designs related to food, diet and nutrition.
In this scheme, strong reds are complemented by a light grayish magenta and dark red with gray undertones.
A range of blues and browns make this an attractive color scheme for themes striving to communicate permanence, transparency and dependability.
A light violet, blue and orange with gray undertones is combined here with a dark blue and strong orange to add color and vitality to the scheme.
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