Behr Ice Cream Parlour M240-3

Color code:M240-3
Color name:Ice Cream Parlour
Brand:Behr

The soft warmth of Behr Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 evokes feelings of nostalgia and comfort in any space. This creamy hue pairs beautifully with crisp whites to create a clean and airy aesthetic. Complement Ice Cream Parlour with accents in Behr Mocha Foam S240-3 for a harmonious blend of soft neutrals. Finish the look with touches of Behr Sweet Pastel P220-1 for a subtle pop of color that enhances the soothing ambiance of the room.

What are Behr Ice Cream Parlour undertones?

Red is Behr Ice Cream Parlour 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#F7D3AD

RGB code:

247, 211, 173

Is Behr Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M240-3 Ice Cream Parlour HSL code: 31, 82%, 82%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Ice Cream Parlour:

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

Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 vs Flan SW 6652

Behr Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 vs Sherwin Williams Flan SW 6652Open Ice Cream Parlour M240-3
LRV: 69.57%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 vs Captivating Cream SW 6659

Behr Ice Cream Parlour M240-3 vs Sherwin Williams Captivating Cream SW 6659Open Ice Cream Parlour M240-3
LRV: 69.57%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 72.03%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm