Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner 295

Let’s dive into a full Candlelit Dinner paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 295. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Candlelit Dinner 295
Color code:295
Color name:Candlelit Dinner
Brand:Benjamin Moore

What are Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

250, 238, 197

Is Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner 295 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

295 Candlelit Dinner HSL code: 46, 84%, 88%

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 Yellow 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 Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner:

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

Color comparison

Candlelit Dinner 295 vs Falling Star 351

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner 295 vs Benjamin Moore Falling Star 351Open Candlelit Dinner 295
LRV: 81.16%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 84.83%
White color
Temperature: warm

Candlelit Dinner 295 vs Lemon Soufflé 331

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Benjamin Moore Candlelit Dinner 295 vs Benjamin Moore Lemon Soufflé 331Open Candlelit Dinner 295
LRV: 81.16%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 83.64%
White color
Temperature: warm