Brown is often overlooked as a color for interior decor as it is associated with dirt. It is however, also associated with wood and feelings of warmth and security and brings those feelings into your home when used as a neutral in your decor.
A number of colors exist that complement brown bringing a punch of color to your decor. Unsurprisingly these colors, like brown are often found in nature and include blue, aqua, green, orange and red.
- Because brown is a color inherent in nature, it looks well with other colors also inherent in nature, with which it would normally be found, such as green and blue.
- Brown and orange are so similar in nature that combined they can create a monochromatic richness.
- Creating a neutral palette with lighter browns and cream tones can infuse a locale with a warm and homey vibe.
“Brown is often overlooked as the important color that it is.”