What is a complementary color scheme? Everything you need to know |

The term complementary often throws people off because, in the world of color theory, a complementary scheme actually means a contrasting scheme – bringing together colors from opposite sides of the color wheel. For example, red and green, blue and orange, yellow and purple. 

Sounds bold. And complementary color scheme can be a pretty statement. But they are adaptable too, you can go as brave or as safe as you like depending on what shades you combine. 

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