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Brownie Color

HEX #8F7265 / RGB (143, 114, 101)

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What is Brownie Color?

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Brownie comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 18-1321 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Brownie color hex code is #8F7265 with RGB equivalent (143, 114, 101). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Brownie Color Codes

Hex Code#8F7265
RGB Values(143, 114, 101)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 29%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(19°, 29%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#708D9A [Light Slate Gray]
Pantone®18-1321 TCX
Closest RAL7002 [Olive grey]
Complementary Color#65828F [Steel Teal]
Brownie Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#797979
Weighted Average (Luma)#777777
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B0B0B0

Brownie Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8F7265. Complementary color is 65828F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brownie is Steel Teal with the hex code #65828F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8F7265 color is offered by #65828F. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (8F7265, 8F8765 and 8F656D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brownie (#8F7265) are Shadow (#8F8765) and Mauve Taupe (#8F656D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brownie with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (8F7265, 658F87 and 656D8F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brownie (#8F7265) are #658F87 (Steel Teal) and #656D8F (Dark Blue-Gray). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (8F7265, 658F72 and 72658F)

Triadic Palette

Brownie triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #658F72 (Russian Green) and #72658F (Dark Blue-Gray) along with #8F7265 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (8F7265, 658F72, 65828F and 8F6582)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brownie has four colors - #658F72 (Russian Green), #65828F (Steel Teal) and #8F6582 (Antique Fuchsia) in addition to the base color (#8F7265). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (8F7265, 6D8F65, 65828F and 87658F)

Square Palette

Brownie square color palette has #6D8F65 (Russian Green), #65828F (Steel Teal) and #87658F (French Lilac). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Brownie Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brownie rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Brownie Color


  • Transparent A58E84A58E84
  • Transparent B19C93B19C93
  • Transparent BCAAA3BCAAA3
  • Transparent C7B9B2C7B9B2
  • Transparent D2C7C1D2C7C1
  • Transparent DDD5D1DDD5D1
  • Transparent E9E3E0E9E3E0
  • Transparent F4F1F0F4F1F0


  • Transparent 8C756A8C756A
  • Transparent 8B766D8B766D
  • Transparent 897870897870
  • Transparent 887973887973
  • Transparent 867A75867A75
  • Transparent 857C78857C78
  • Transparent 837D7B837D7B
  • Transparent 827F7D827F7D


  • Transparent 725B51725B51
  • Transparent 645047645047
  • Transparent 56443D56443D
  • Transparent 483933483933
  • Transparent 392E28392E28
  • Transparent 2B221E2B221E
  • Transparent 1D17141D1714
  • Transparent 0E0B0A0E0B0A

Brownie Color Patterns

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    Brownie Gingham Checks

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    Brownie Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Brownie Polka Dots Pattern

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    Brownie Honeycomb Pattern

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    Brownie Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brownie Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brownie Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brownie Plaid Pattern

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