complementary color

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Synonyms for complementary color

either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)

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Complimentary colors are those opposite each other on the color wheel.
From how to pick complimentary colors that work under varying conditions to sizing room pieces and pairing different styles, DESIGN RULES assures a home will appear polished.
The new collection includes an array of school related items such as trolley bags, backpacks, lunch kits, water bottles and pencil cases designed in exclusive theme based fun characters such as Scooby Doo, Tom and Jerry, Looney Toons, Tweety, Fulanitos and Batman to name a few in striking colours with a complimentary colors.
The handcrafted Dion Collection features long strands woven along with shorter twists of complimentary colors and comes in four colorways.
Dick Evans creates a dichromatic painting with brush strokes similar to Cezanne, but adds a flare of contrast by using the complimentary colors red and green.
Not only does Armour find the right fit, but also complimentary colors and fabrics that are appropriate for both season and skin tone.
Available in an assortment of colors and finishes, the Woodland Steps may be ordered in Cedar, Redwood, or Grey, with polymer base in complimentary colors or black to match spas with black cabinet base.
According to Ready, ``The most complimentary colors are pinks and peaches, but bright yellow and purples are also flattering, while green is the least flattering to skin tones.
Built-in color schemes help users select complimentary colors, or users can create their own colors using the color mixer or match colors using the eyedropper tool.
Success is guaranteed with an approach which pairs design tips with overall insights on mixing and matching complimentary colors.
Offered in numerous complimentary colors to ATVs, UTVs and Lawn Tractors X-Force is another innovative product being introduced under Cycle Country's "Powered By Innovation" initiative for '09.
Get inexpensive canvases and paint them all a single color or a few different complimentary colors.