Behr Irish Cream

Behr Irish Cream MQ2-08 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Irish Cream paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ2-08. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ2-08
Color name:Irish Cream

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What are Behr Irish Cream undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

225, 200, 171

Is Behr Irish Cream MQ2-08 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-08 Irish Cream HSL code: 32, 47%, 78%

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 Beige 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.

Color comparison

Irish Cream MQ2-08 vs Sand Motif PPU4-13

Behr Irish Cream MQ2-08 vs Behr Sand Motif PPU4-13Behr Irish Cream MQ2-08
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#e1c8abcopy color code
RGB Decimal225, 200, 171copy color code
RGB Percent88.24%, 78.43%, 67.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 32° Saturation: 24.0% Value: 88.24%copy color code
HSLhsl(32, 47, 78)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.11 Yellow: 24.0 Key: 11.76copy color code
YIQY: 204.169 I: 24.216 Q: -3.736copy color code
XYZX: 59.056 Y: 60.258 Z: 47.037copy color code
CIE LabL:81.978 a:4.336 b:17.738copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.978 u:17.183 v:24.385copy color code
Decimal14796971copy color code
Hunter lab77.626, -0.047, 18.412copy color code
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