Benjamin Moore Charmeuse AF-265

Official color page:Charmeuse AF-265
Color code:AF-265
Color name:Charmeuse
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore's Charmeuse (AF-265) is a graceful shade that exudes elegance and charm. This soft and sophisticated hue brings a warm and inviting glow to any space it adorns, creating a sense of tranquility and sophistication. Paired with crisp whites and soft greys, Charmeuse beautifully complements a range of color palettes, adding a touch of luxury and refinement to your interior decor. Whether used as a main color or an accent, Charmeuse (AF-265) effortlessly elevates any room with its timeless appeal.

What are Benjamin Moore Charmeuse undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Charmeuse 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

219, 204, 194

Is Benjamin Moore Charmeuse AF-265 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 24° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

AF-265 Charmeuse HSL code: 24, 26%, 81%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Charmeuse:

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

Charmeuse AF-265 vs Soft Sand 2106-60

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Charmeuse AF-265 vs Benjamin Moore Soft Sand 2106-60Open Charmeuse AF-265
LRV: 61.32%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 61.88%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Charmeuse AF-265 vs Misty Blush 2097-60

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Charmeuse AF-265 vs Benjamin Moore Misty Blush 2097-60Open Charmeuse AF-265
LRV: 61.32%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.81%
Light color
Temperature: warm