Some of the colors that go with maroon are silver, white, plum, brown, yellow, forest green, red and orange. Maroon can vary in color from dark red to a deep reddish-purple shade. Once someone has the exact hue that he or she is working with, it is easier to choose coordinating colors.
Those people who prefer cool colors should select a maroon with a purple tint. Colors that go well with this shade of maroon include gray, silver, plum, white, dark forest green, blue-gray and royal purple.
For a look with warm colors, the maroon should have a deep red hue. Shades that complement this hue are golden yellow, burnt orange, brown, tan, crimson and coral.