Behr Highland Thistle

Behr Highland Thistle S110-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Highland Thistle paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful S110-4. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:S110-4
Color name:Highland Thistle

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What are Behr Highland Thistle undertones?

Red is Behr Highland Thistle 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

185, 161, 174

Is Behr Highland Thistle S110-4 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 327° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

S110-4 Highland Thistle HSL code: 327, 15%, 68%

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.

Color comparison

Highland Thistle S110-4 vs Object Of Desire MQ1-36

Behr Highland Thistle S110-4 vs Behr Object Of Desire MQ1-36Behr Highland Thistle S110-4
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Highland Thistle S110-4 vs Vintage Mauve PPU17-11

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Color codes

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HEX#b9a1aecopy color code
RGB Decimal185, 161, 174copy color code
RGB Percent72.55%, 63.14%, 68.24%copy color code
HSVHue: 327° Saturation: 12.97% Value: 72.55%copy color code
HSLhsl(327, 15, 68)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 12.97 Yellow: 5.95 Key: 27.45copy color code
YIQY: 169.658 I: 10.124 Q: 9.122copy color code
XYZX: 40.391 Y: 38.861 Z: 45.406copy color code
CIE LabL:68.65 a:11.04 b:-3.473copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.65 u:13.279 v:-7.008copy color code
Decimal12165550copy color code
Hunter lab62.338, 6.564, 0.451copy color code
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