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What colors go with burgundy?

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A color that goes with burgundy is gray. Burgundy, which refers to a reddish-purple color, makes a good combination with gray or any of its shades like light gray or charcoal gray.

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Generally, gray and any of its shades make a good combination with burgundy whether on walls of homes or as attire. For example, men's charcoal gray, medium gray or light gray suits would go well with burgundy shoes. Wearing this combination would create a casual or relaxed appearance. Pairing men's navy blue suits with burgundy shoes would create a cordial and playful look. Other colors that would go well with burgundy are turquoise, golden yellow and umber.

Burgundy comes in various shades like Marsala. Since Pantone normally sets the color trends for various types of products, Marsala can be considered a good color for fashion, home furnishing and more.

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