Behr Curly Willow HDC-NT-12

Color code:HDC-NT-12
Color name:Curly Willow

Enhance your space with Behr Curly Willow (HDC-NT-12), a warm and inviting hue that exudes sophistication. This versatile color seamlessly transitions from room to room, evoking a sense of tranquility in bedrooms and a cozy feel in living areas. Curly Willow is perfect for creating a relaxing atmosphere in a home office or a stylish vibe in a dining room. Embrace the elegance of Behr HDC-NT-12 Curly Willow and transform any space into a sanctuary of modern refinement.

What are Behr Curly Willow undertones?

Red is Behr Curly Willow 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

177, 163, 135

Is Behr Curly Willow HDC-NT-12 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-NT-12 Curly Willow HSL code: 40, 21%, 61%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Curly Willow:

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

Curly Willow HDC-NT-12 vs Chateau PPU7-06

Behr Curly Willow HDC-NT-12 vs Behr Chateau PPU7-06Open Curly Willow HDC-NT-12
LRV: 37.26%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.73%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Curly Willow HDC-NT-12 vs Garden Sage SW 7736

Behr Curly Willow HDC-NT-12 vs Sherwin Williams Garden Sage SW 7736Open Curly Willow HDC-NT-12
LRV: 37.26%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.92%
Medium color
Temperature: warm