Along with the symbolic meaning of Blue, I've included a list of different colors of blue, as well as complimentary and contrasting colors that go with Blue.
The color Blue speaks of truth, honesty, cool blue sea and the expanse of the open sky.
Dark blue symbolizes intellect, dignity, while soft blue soothes our soul and welcomes stillness.
In celebration of everything blue!
The psychological effect of blue has a calming effect, blue decor creates serene spaces. Blue commands respect when worn, think of the dark blue uniforms of the US Air Force or the Navy. Softer shades of blue invite daydreams and remind us of scenes on tranquil seas. oceans and rivers, blue is the color to celebrate the birth of a baby boy, in business blue represents stability and honor
Blue is the color of the sea and the sky, of purification and clarity, soothing and tranquil
Blue indicates truth and honesty, wisdom and authority, blue represents healing of the mind~body~soul connection
Blue symbolizes travel on the oceans and rivers, blue is the color to celebrate the birth of a baby boy, in business blue represents stability and honor
Blue is a cool color, with a mystical allure, the colors that work best with blue: white, yellow, brown, black, violet, gray, green, red, orange, silver
Blue is next to Green and Indigo on the color wheel, and shades of blue, violet and green work together beautifully
Orange is opposite of blue on the color wheel, and is it's complimentary color, orange and blue are very strong together and are popular sports team colors
Red White and Blue ~ exemplifies Independence Day in the US
For highlighting blue in art shades of light gray, silver and white can be used, for shading dark greens bring interesting depth
Blue along with gray or black in the wardrobe are the most respected in formal business
Blue is American's favorite color ~ how about you?
Blue and White ~ Classic
Blue and Green ~ Tropical
Blue and Yellow ~ Respectability and Openness
Blue and Brown ~ Earth and Sky, Comforting
Blue and Black ~ Strength, Classical
Blue and Violet ~ Ethereal, Dreamy
Blue and Gray ~ Stylish, Intellectual
Blue and Red ~ Patriotic
Blue and Orange ~ Victorious, Confident, Sporty
~~ Turquoise and Coral ~ Caribbean Casual and Relaxed
Blue and Silver ~ Prosperous, Elegant
Trios of colors with Blue that look fantabulous together:
Blue, Yellow, White
Blue, Yellow, Black
Blue, Green, Coral
Blue, Silver, Red
Blue, Violet, Green
Blue, Brown, White
Blue Color Names:
phthalo, navy, baby, aquamarine, blue topaz, air force blue, aero, azure, blizzard blue, bleu de France, crayola, pantone, blue bell, blueberry, blue bonnet, brandeis blue, cerulean, cadet, carolina, catalina, celedon blue, celestial, cobalt, cornflower, cyan, imperial, midnight, powder, sky, slate blue, koamaru, denim, dodger, duke, egyptian, electric, indigo, ultramarine, french blue, fresh air, robins egg, tiffany, turquoise, bondi, federal, electric indigo, glaccous, iris, majorelle, maya, oxford, palatinate, periwinkle, persian, royal, sapphire, royal, true blue, ucla blue, yale, true blue, violet blue... and to me blue is the color of miracles ;)
These things are the gorgeous color of blue;
Baby Boy Clothes
Earth from Space
Delicious Blue Foods;
& things made with blue berries!
Other Juicy Colors
I hope you enjoyed the meaning and names of everything blue, I loved creating it ~ Blue Color Meaning by Presley Love
Sources & Reference: Presley Love is founder and author of UniverseofSymbolism.com, she is a professional intuitive and energy healer, using her gifts and divination arts to channel messages from the animals and nature spirits. additional inspiration and reference material: Carl Jung: carlyung.net , Nature and National Geographic