simplecolors is designed to generate hex codes using uniformly named colors.


You can install the released version of simplecolors from CRAN with:


You can install the development version from GitHub with:



The idea is to have a simpler way of accessing color values that is intuitive and easy to remember. Colors can be called using sc() or by using the various palette tools sc_across(), sc_blue(), etc. To see all available colors use show_colors()

The colors follow a pattern of [saturation] [color name] [lightness]

More details can be found in created can be found in this vignette.