Along with pastel blue color palettes, blue and brown color combinations have also become very popular over the last few years with their cool blue and earthy brown colors able to create a harmonious and balanced look and feel.
Not only do blue and brown color palettes create balance in a design but they also create a sense of calmness and serenity making them a great choice in color for businesses who want to create a feeling of trust and reliability with their audience and customers.
In fact, you will often see this color palette used in financial and insurance-type businesses because people associate blue and brown colors with dependability, trustworthiness, and dependability.
For brands and businesses that focus on eco-friendliness or sustainability, this is also a great color palette choice because it creates a natural and organic look and feel.
Blue And Brown Hex Codes And RGB Values
Blue is a primary color while brown is a tertiary color. Tertiary colors are those created by mixing various shades of other colors together.
For example, if you want to create brown, you can mix together primary colors such as red, blue, or green. However, brown can also be created by mixing complementary colors such as orange and blue or purple and yellow together.
This is what the primary blue and traditional brown colors look like:
Hex Code: #0000FF
RGB Code: RGB(0,0,255)
Hex Code: #964B00
RGB Code: RGB(150,75,0)
Blue and Brown Color Palettes
Now that that’s out of the way, let’s get to what you came here for! Below you will find some of my favorite brown and blue color palettes. Underneath each color palette picture, you will also find a table with each color’s corresponding hex color code so you can begin using them in your designs right away!
And if you need more color inspiration, don’t forget to check out our full color palette collection where you can search all our color palettes by color!
Bright And Bold Blue And Brown Color Combination
This beautiful bold blue color palette blends perfectly with the more neutral shades of brown.
Seaside-Inspired Brown And Brown Palette
Corporate Blues And Browns
Dark navy blue combines perfectly with browns and light shades of slate blue to create a crisp and clean color palette perfect for more corporate-type businesses.
Pastel Blue With Bold Brown
If you are looking for a color palette that focuses more on brown colors with just a splash of blue then this might be the color combination you are looking for! Dare I say that pastel blue and darker browns are one of the most beautiful color combinations out there!
Muted Seaside-Inspired Color Palette
Unlike my previous seaside-inspired color palette, this one features more muted and misty shades of brown and blue. Again, a gorgeous shade of pastel blue is used to contrast against the brown and light gray color.
Teal Blue And Brown Palette
If you are looking for something a little different, why not try combining a more teal-colored blue with your browns? This combination really is striking!
Yellow-Brown and Blue Palette
If you like the yellow-brown shades in my earlier seaside-inspired palette but want something a little bolder and brighter, then this color combination might be just what you need.
Blue, Brown, and Green Color Palette
Add a dash of green to your color palette for an even more earthy and rustic look and feel!
Purplish Blue And Brown
There are so many different shades of blue that you certainly aren’t limited by what color combinations you can use. This color palette uses purplish blues to complement the brown shades in this palette.
A blue and brown color palette is a great choice for anyone who wants a versatile color combination for their designs. And if you are looking for more bright and bold color combinations don’t forget to check out our blue-green color palettes!