These Weird Colors Are in Your HTML Palette

While it might be deceptively simple but people have been known to create beautiful Web pages and layouts using HTML. If you are bored of using standard colours in HTML, you will be surprise to know that there are some strange color names which you probably haven’t used for your pages yet.

Here is a list of some strange colour names in HTML and their respective hex codes so you can use them to search the colors for your Web palette.

If you are a foodie then look for colors like Banana Cream (#fde4b6) or Clam Chowder (#f2d5a9). Fancy a twirl of Lemon Zest (#fdd017) with your Pina Colada (#faf1d2)? While a tall glass of Pineapple Fizz (#f9efd4) is sure to relax you, munching on a crunchy, buttery Popcorn Ball (#fceacd) is a tasty snack you won’t refuse.

5 Unusual Colors You May Not Know About

Here are some uncommon color names that are sure to amp up your vocabulary. These unusual color names are also very useful for artists as you can incorporate them into your artwork.


A deep blue color that is very close to cobalt. Also known as Dumont’s Blue, this was used as a pigment to colour glass in ancient Egypt and during classical times. This deep hue of blue can have a distinct purplish undertone but it is far better called a pure blue. This period color was extremely popular in its use for decorating iron railings.

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