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100 Brilliant Color Combinations: And How to Apply Them to Your Designs

100 Brilliant Color Combinations: And How to Apply Them to Your Designs
Color makes a design come alive. It can attract attention, set a mood, and even influence our emotions and perceptions. But sometimes it can be hard to know where to start when choosing a color palette for your design project. So we’ve done the hard work for you— giving you 100 color combinations inspired by nature, food & drink, travel, and everyday items. Want to use these color combinations in Canva? Click here to sign up for free if you haven’t already (if you haven’t — are you kidding me?!). Canva lets you change the colors of your design by entering the hex code in the color menu. Nature 01. Fresh greenery and colorful blossoms make springtime a welcome sight after a long winter. 02. Red and blue are some of the most common colors that businesses use for branding, and for good reason. 03. Desert landscapes are full of dramatic contrasts, and so is this color scheme. 04. Iceland’s natural beauty is legendary, and this palette tries to capture its dramatic contrasts. 05. 06. 07. 08. 09.

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