Color is one of the most important aspects of any design an has a massive impact on the end viewer. Choosing colors for your project can be a hard task. You have an idea in your head but you can only pick one. If you are a designer that is stumped on color variations for your project, you’re in luck.

For this type of situation you should play around with different color variations. For this task we have gathered many useful color combination tools to make this process easier. Although the tools are all different, their main goal is color schemes. We found other tools, but they didn’t meet the criteria, so the tools below are the best on the web!

If you’d like to read more about choosing the right color scheme, I invite you to read the following articles:

1. Colourlovers

2. Colorjack

3. Colorschemedesigner

4. Checkmycolours

5. Colorschemer

6. Colorotate

7. Kuler

8. Colorexplorer

9. Pictaculous

10. Dasplankton

11. Colorhunter

12. Colorblender

13. Genopal

14. Colr

15. Colormixers

16. Degraeve

17. Colortools

18. Colormunki

19. Colorcombos

20. Colorspire

21. Colorsontheweb

22. 0to255

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Posted by Igor Ovsyannykov

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  1. This is really cool stuff to hangout with colors. Very handy while working on a design project.

  2. Fantastic collection! These will definitely come in handy. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Awesome set of links, booked marked the page as these are really useful no more needing to load photoshop every 2mins.

  4. Super list.. thank you. There’s also

  5. Hi Igor, thanks for a great tool lineup. They are really good for picking up those nifty / accessible colors.

    I wrote a tool for people who’ve already picked their colors and want to use them on web. – it converts HEX to CSS ready RGB and RGBA code.


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