Behr Kimono Violet M550-6

Color code:M550-6
Color name:Kimono Violet

Step into a world of luxury with Behr's Kimono Violet (M550-6), a rich and majestic hue that exudes elegance and sophistication. This deep shade of purple adds a touch of glamour to any space, making it perfect for bedrooms, living rooms, or home offices. Kimono Violet creates a cozy and inviting atmosphere, inspiring creativity and relaxation. Picture this alluring color adorning your walls, creating a sense of opulence and style wherever it's used. Embrace the regal beauty of Kimono Violet to elevate your interior design to new heights.

What are Behr Kimono Violet undertones?

Blue is Behr Kimono Violet 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

117, 118, 155

Is Behr Kimono Violet M550-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 238° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M550-6 Kimono Violet HSL code: 238, 16%, 53%

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.

  • Cool Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Kimono Violet:

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

Kimono Violet M550-6 vs Brisk Blue S530-5

Behr Kimono Violet M550-6 vs Behr Brisk Blue S530-5Open Kimono Violet M550-6
LRV: 19.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.33%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Kimono Violet M550-6 vs Tranquil Pond PPU15-07

Behr Kimono Violet M550-6 vs Behr Tranquil Pond PPU15-07Open Kimono Violet M550-6
LRV: 19.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.93%
Medium color
Temperature: cold