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Shades of Brown Colour by Asian Paints

Brown colour seems to have an earthy tone for sure, but it is more than just a warm colour picked from nature. The different shades of brown look elegant and functional on walls, fixtures and furnishings. Hence, brown wall colour paint, either light or dark, looks good. The brown colour represents reassurance, security, and a small corner for hope. It has a grounding effect and reassures the core beliefs of an individual. Another interesting fact about brown colour – it has to be used sparingly. Interior designers recommend spilling tones of brown carefully around the space. This means – Brown wall paints (both dark and light) should not be used to paint large spaces of a room. You can always use brown colours which are a softer derivative of red.  


Types of Brown Paint Colours for Your Walls

Five common brown colour shades are popular. The first shade is a warm, reddish-brown, also known as Nutmeg Sprinkle. It is captivating and pushes you to distant dimensions of the world. Probably, a good choice for living rooms and bedrooms. The second shade is Frosted Chocolate. This tone of brown colour is dark, mostly seen on the barks of trees. The colour is deep and nurtured, hence will suit the walls of a home office or a dining room. The third shade is Mud Brown, which is a lighter, earthy brown. It creates a calming and serene atmosphere that lasts longer. This shade is perfect for bathrooms and bedrooms, as it promotes relaxation. 

1. Nutmeg Sprinkle

Starting with the first brown colour, which changes its hue from a peachy orange to a softer brown. This light shade of brown draws inspiration from the earthy side of the brown. It has a tint of delicate red, mixing with hardcore brown. 

2. Ginger Root

If you are looking for a light brown colour, this would be it. The colour sneaks up from the ground up and poses nature’s purity. It is quite light, as opposed to other brown colours, but not pale in appearance. Whether used as an accent or as a primary colour, Ginger Root brown wall colour by Asian Paints is a great choice that brings comfort to any space.

3. Frosted Chocolate

A gleaming drop of light falls on this shade of brown, and the intensity of the brown shows up. This brown paint looks clean without cluttering the existing scheme of colours. It is a warm colour, which suits the energy of a living room on any given day.

4. Botanica

Botanica is a rich, earthy brown colour that is reminiscent of the fertile soil found in lush gardens. It's a warm, inviting shade that exudes a natural and organic feel, evoking images of sprawling forests and verdant landscapes. Overall, Botanica is a versatile brown colour by Asian Paints that is both grounding and soothing, making it a popular choice. 

5. Mud House

Mud house wall colour is a warm, natural shade of brown that is reminiscent of the earth itself. It's a down-to-earth colour that evokes feelings of stability, and security and is often associated with rustic charm and rekindled simplicity. This colour is often paired with earthy tones like beige, green or terracotta.  

Popular Brown Colour Combinations

1. Rustic Red And Brown Colour Combination Wall Paint

This rustic red and soft brown colour forms a melody when paired with wooden furniture. This creates a cocoon of layers and looks regal yet minimal before the eyes. Whether used in a living room, bedroom, or dining area, the rustic red and brown colour combination is timeless and a classic choice for those who want to create a warm and inviting atmosphere in their homes. 

2. Cream And Brown Colour Combination Wall Paint

When simple colours like cream and brown colour come together, they make for a contemporary colour combination. The space looks more open, airy and welcoming of its surroundings. With Asian Paints light brown colour, it looks more refreshing instead of boring. This combination is perfect for those who want a modern charm to the space. 

3. Pink And Brown Colour Combination Wall Paint

We're not talking about brown with Fushia Pink accents. Although this combination with brown looks appealing, a neutral/pastel pink with a light brown shade would look pretty. Neutral pink colour highlights on a brown base will make your living room much more exciting. Pastel Pink will liven up the space, making it look playful and whimsical at the same time. Living rooms or bedrooms could use a fresh coat of this colour combination. 

4. Teal And Brown Colour Combination Wall Paint

Teal is a vibrant, striking colour with a well-balanced intensity. Though it is a cool colour, it can give a lot of vitality to a room. Teal goes well with many types of browns. Pair turquoise walls with softer brown furniture to create a lighter counterbalance. Light tones of brown and other colours with cold undertones work well together. Adding some cool white is also a wonderful idea: try clean white ceilings and wall trim! 

5. White And Brown Colour Combination Wall Paint

You can comb a modern and sleek room with the help of white and brown colours. This combination suits many preferences and goes well with white ceilings and wooden furniture. If you are working with a smaller room, for example, a pooja room or study room, you can paint the walls white and have dark brown wooden floors accompanied by wooden accents.

How can Asian Paints help you with choosing a brown shade for your walls? 

Our team of highly skilled and experienced experts are dedicated to helping you find the perfect shade for your home, regardless of your style preferences. Whether you're aiming for a cosy Modern Rustic living room or a vibrant Bohemian-inspired bedroom, our colour consultants can provide professional guidance to help you choose the ideal palette and shade of brown to suit your unique taste. With their expert advice and a keen eye for design, you can be confident that your space will be transformed into a beautiful and inviting home that you can be proud of.




How can I choose the right shade of brown for my walls? 

When choosing a brown wall colour, make sure to take into consideration the natural light in the room, the size of the room, the undertones of the colour, the style of the room, and the existing decor. It is recommended to test paint samples in different lighting and observe them throughout the day to see how they look. It is important to ensure that the chosen shade complements your space and creates the desired ambience.


Are the brown shades available in different finishes, such as matte or satin?

Yes, the brown shades are available in different finishes such as matte or satin. Matte finish offers a non-reflective, velvety texture, while satin has a subtle sheen for a more lustrous appearance. 


Which rooms should have brown walls?

Well, the brown wall colour emerges from deep red to bright orange. Hence, there would be different shades of brown to choose from. Asian Paints brown shade card consists of all tones, from light and creamy to dark and rich. One way to differentiate your walls is by using a brown texture wall paint. For example, a living room or a den can benefit from a rich and warm shade of brown, especially if paired with comfortable furniture and soft lighting. In a bedroom, a lighter shade of brown can create a calming and relaxing environment.  

Choose brown wall paints with cooler undertones for higher contrast or go with warmer browns for a warmer overall look. 


What 3 colours go with brown?

Grey, beige, cream and brick red look magical with different shades of brown. Irrespective of the look, you can choose a colour and a cool or warm tone of brown. If you are looking for a few more options from the range of Asian Paints, then choose brown with cobalt blue for a harmonious look. The combinations are endless with brown wall paints, but you should remember to have traces of brown and not an entire wall covered in brown colour. 


What is the most relaxing shade of brown?

Earthy brown gravitates towards humble beginnings and brings the room together. A small trace of brown colour – it could be a rug, furniture, curtains, or just an accent wall with brown trims. A tinge of brown flips adversity to serendipity. 


What is the most popular shade of brown?

Dark Almond is a popular shade of brown. It has the proper tinge of creaminess and a perfect amount of richness. This darker shade of brown colors for paint by Asian Paints suits both dramatic and simple settings of households. It is quite intense but does not overpower other elements of the room, hence a great choice for living rooms. 


Is brown a good colour for a house as per vastu?

As per vastu, light brown is a good choice. It suits the walls of bedrooms and kitchens. Both these rooms echo the relaxation and growth of an individual, hence Asian Paints light brown colors paint look good. Lighter tones work better as extremely dark brown tones would make them feel isolated and uninspiring.


Can I find inspiration for using brown in different rooms of my home?

Yes, you can go through our Asian Paints inspiration section to find various brown colour shades for different rooms in your home.


How do I purchase brown paint from the Asian Paints Colour Catalogue? 

Once you have selected the shade you like from the brown paint colour shades you want, you can either purchase it online or visit a nearby Asian Paints retailer to buy it in person. 


Can I mix and match different shades of brown for a custom look? 

Yes, you can mix and match different brown colour shades to create custom themes and looks for your home.  


Do you offer colour consultation services to help me choose the right brown shade?

We understand that selecting a particular shade from the various types of brown colour paint can be difficult. Hence our team of experts can help you select the right shade with our colour consultation services.  

Note: The Colour Shades displayed on this site are indicative and not precise representations of actual paint colours.