I have arranged these colors in order of the color wheel. Metallics and neutrals on top then through the color wheel starting with red and ending with pink.
Gold: Fosters understanding and attracts the powers of cosmic influences; beneficial in rituals intended to bring about fast luck or money, or in rituals needing solar energy. A god color; safety and power of the male. Masculinity.
Silver or Light Grey: Lunar energy, understanding, female power, clarity, self-worth, can symbolize your goddess. Also, intuition, dreams, and astral energies.
Copper: Passion, money goals, professional growth, fertility in business, career maneuvers
Brown: To dispel sorrow, grounding, for growing plants and gardens. concentration, balance, eliminates indecisiveness, hearth and home, animal magic, and hex-breaking. Said to help find lost items. Can also represent the element of Earth.
Black: Burning black with any other color dissolves negative energies. Protection, hex-breaking, reversing, banishing, destroying evil or negativity, binding and repelling. Also used for healing very powerful illnesses.
White: A Goddess color. Peace, higher self. Can be used in place of any other color, but can be used specifically for purification, healing, peace, harmony, or enlightenment. When in doubt, use white.
Grey: Neutral color; useful when pondering complex issues during meditation
Ivory or Beige (Tan): Neutrality, balance and harmlessness
Red: Energy, vitality, strength, health, passion, sex, love, protection, fire, fertility, fast action, potency, lust, blood, Physical love and passion, courage, warmth, energy, attraction, magnetism, desire, action, physical strength, power, victory, anger, the military, childbirth, and willpower. Works for the element of fire.
Peach: Restoration and rejuvenation
Orange: Cleanses negative attitudes, situations and places, business deals, attracting good things, success, career, goals, stimulation, attraction, power, sudden changes, warmth, energy building, enthusiasm, attracts success and prosperity, emotional healing, attracts friends, courage and ambition. Creativity, ability to speak one’s mind, ambition, career matters and the Law, self-confidence. Orange candles are high energy, be prepared for your spell to have a quick conclusion.
Yellow: Happiness, cheerfulness, sunny disposition, alertness, intellect, wisdom and honor, action, inspiration and creativity, studying and intelligence, concentration, memory, logic, learning, attraction, confidence, mental powers, inspiration, retention of memory, energy, changes, endurance, stability and security. Yellow strengthens the imagination and concentration in a ritual. Is used in rituals in which the trust of a person is gained or in which one wants to convince someone. Great for dealing with solar energy or spells. Symbolizes the element of Air.
Green: Abundance, growth, money, success, wealth, physical healing, health, marriage, employment, balance, Stimulates growth, healing, financial success, good luck, new job, good harvest, nature appreciation, tree and plant magic. Can represents the element of Earth.
Emerald Green: deals with social delights, attracts love, and helps with fertility.
Dark Green: Color of ambition, greed, and jealousy; counteracts these influences in a ritual
Blue: Communication, truth, peace, calm, losing weight, wisdom, understanding, protection, harmony, inspiration, health and happiness, communication, peaceful, cooling, contentment, idealism, devotion, used when working with deep emotions. Represents the element of water.
Dark Blue(midnight or navy): is good for concentration, meditation and patience
Royal Blue: Promotes laughter and joviality
Light Blue: Good for peaceful homes, empathy, loyalty, relaxation, and tranquility
Indigo (Such a dark purple-blue that it’s almost black): Color of inertia; stops situations or people; use in rituals that require a deep meditational state; or in rituals that demand Saturn energy.
Violet: Strength, Success, Idealism, psychic revelation; Ideal for rituals which are designed to secure ambition, independence and financial success or to establish contact with the other, spiritual world;
Purple: Spirituality, power, psychic works, the need for focus, independence or tolerance. Ancient wisdom, the third eye, psychic powers, meditation, success, confidence, hidden knowledge, protection, divination. Use with white candle to neutralize effects of karma and ego.
Lavender: Nostalgia, active dreaming and intuition, selflessness, spirituality, compassion, understanding, inspiration, make contact with Higher-Self, attract spiritual assistance. A very calming color. Great for relaxation.
Magenta: Combination of red and violet that oscillates on a high frequency; energizes rituals where immediate action and high levels of power or spiritual healing are required. It makes things happen fast when burned alone. Color might be difficult to find.
Maroon: Can be used for respect, wealth, and power
Pink: Devotion, love, tenderness and faith, friendship, romance, honor, spiritual healing, caring, affection, forming partnerships, peace, emotional healing, Universal love, purest form of love, love that is unconditional, spiritual love without sex connotation, raises vibrations, sensitivity, healing.
Designed to attract attention and achieve a purpose in rituals. The color of femininity, Honor, Pleasantness – enhances joyful and lively conversation.