Behr Carnation Festival HDC-AC-28A

Color code:HDC-AC-28A
Color name:Carnation Festival

Behr HDC-AC-28A Carnation Festival is a beautiful soft pink hue that adds a touch of elegance to any space. This charming color pairs perfectly with neutral tones such as HDC-WR15 Graceful Gray or HDC-AC-15A Early Sunset for a sophisticated look. To create a modern and vibrant atmosphere, combine Carnation Festival with HDC-CL-26 Teal Bay or HDC-NT-20 Crisp Linen. Whether for a nursery, bedroom, or living room, this versatile shade adds a fresh and inviting feel to the interior. Incorporate Carnation Festival into your home design to achieve a delightful and stylish aesthetic.

What are Behr Carnation Festival undertones?

Red is Behr Carnation Festival undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

145, 88, 112

Is Behr Carnation Festival HDC-AC-28A cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 335° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-AC-28A Carnation Festival HSL code: 335, 24%, 46%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Purple will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Purple undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Carnation Festival:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Carnation Festival HDC-AC-28A vs Xoxo P110-7

Behr Carnation Festival HDC-AC-28A vs Behr Xoxo P110-7Open Carnation Festival HDC-AC-28A
LRV: 15.08%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.09%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm