30 New and Fresh Color Palettes for Graphic Design

October 6, 2012

If you’re looking for some sweet new color palettes to inject a fresh new look into your graphic designs, one of the best free tools I recommend is the Colour Lovers’ Trends section.  There you’ll find thousands of contemporary color palettes taken from the latest and greatest graphic designs, including magazines, websites, logos, events and other sources of inspiration.  Here I’ve listed 30 such palettes for your own inspiration; be sure to check out Colour Lovers for new and fresh color palettes that are specific to your current design project. Another way to take advantage of Colour Lovers?  Submit your own creative color palettes from your graphic designs, your logo, and your website to help increase exposure for your company and your creativity.  Other designers could feature your work on their blogs, and potential clients might like what they see and hire you!

1.  House Beautiful March 2012

Trend House Beautiful March 2012 COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-16-00  

2.  Pear Bathroom

Trend Pear Bathroom COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-16-58  

3.  Jimmy’s Iced Coffee

Trend Jimmy's Iced Coffee COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-17-44  

4.  Delicious Logo

Trend Delicious Logo COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-18-26  

5.  Cupcake Confession

Trend Cupcake Confession COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-19-04  

6.  Eye-78

Trend eye - 78 COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-19-40  

7.  The Coasters

Trend The Coasters COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-20-17  

8.  Pandora

Trend Pandora COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-20-50  

9.  Kickstarter

Trend KICKSTARTER COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-21-25  

10.  Welcome To Siberia

Trend Welcome to Siberia COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-21-58  

11.  Coffee Night

Trend Coffee Night COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-22-36  

12.  Vinyl Feeds

Trend Vinyl Feed COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-23-13  

13.  “Alice In Wonderland” – Floating

Trend 'Alice in Wonderland' Floating COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-23-45  

14.  “Pushing Daisies”

Trend 'Pushing Daisies' COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-24-22  

15.  Carol Rivello

Trend Carol Rivello COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-24-57  

16.  Guerra Creativa

Trend Guerra Creativa COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-25-44  

17.  Lion Bird

Trend Lion Bird COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-26-20  

18.  Handbrella

Trend Handbrella COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-26-57  

19.  Urban Pink

Trend Urban Pink COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-27-32  

20.  The Tree of Ghent

Trend The Tree of Ghent COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-28-06  

21.  Butter Dairy Cooperative

Trend Burnett Dairy Cooperative Buy quality Wisconsin cheese and other dairy_2012-10-03_10-28-45  

22.  Ana Bagayan

Trend Ana Bagayan Fine Art & Illustration COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-29-20  

23.  Moxie Design Studios

Trend Moxie Design Studios Couture Blog Designers Professional Blog Design_2012-10-03_10-29-52  

24.  Elitist Snob

Trend Elitist Snob Mac snobbery and such COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-30-30  

25.  Hubble Heritage Gallery of Images

Trend Hubble Heritage Gallery of Images COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-31-04  

26.  HopeLarson.com

Trend hopelarson.com COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-31-40  

27.  Pronet Advertising

Trend Pronet Advertising — Personal experiences in successful social media mar_2012-10-03_10-32-19  

28.  Notcot

Trend NOTCOT COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-32-57  

29.  CSS Beauty

Trend CSS Beauty CSS Design, News, Jobs, Community, Web Standards COLOURl_2012-10-03_10-33-29  

30.  Pop Africana

Trend Pop Africana Year1 Issue1 COLOURlovers - Google Chrome_2012-10-03_10-35-34   Do you have a creative color palette to share?  Paste the link to it in the comments below so we can see!

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Brian Morris serves in various capacities as a freelance writer, content developer and public relations specialist for growing small businesses. When he’s not writing, he can be found on the racquetball court - usually getting his tail kicked by guys 20 years older.

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January 07, 2016 03:22 am #

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January 07, 2016 03:22 am #

These are great!

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January 07, 2016 03:22 am #

Glad you like them, N! If you use any in your designs, please share a link with us here.

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