Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow 448

Official color page:Dakota Shadow 448
Color code:448
Color name:Dakota Shadow
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Bring a touch of sophistication to your space with Benjamin Moore 448 Dakota Shadow. This deep, rich hue adds a sense of elegance and depth to any room. Pair Dakota Shadow with warm neutrals like Baja Dune (CC-318) and soft whites like White Dove (OC-17) to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. For a bolder look, try combining Dakota Shadow with accents in a contrasting color like Kendall Charcoal (HC-166) or Hale Navy (HC-154). Whether used as a primary color or an accent, Dakota Shadow is sure to bring a sense of drama and style to your interior design.

Dakota Shadow for bedroom

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Bedroom Accent Wall
@wynsumwoodworking
Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Bedroom Accent Wall
@wynsumwoodworking
Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Bedroom Accent Wall
@wynsumwoodworking
Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Bedroom Accent Wall
@wynsumwoodworking

We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Dakota Shadow for living room

448 Living Room
@nicoleforinahome
Bm Dakota Shadow Living Room
@nicoleforinahome
448 Living Room
@nicoleforinahome
Bm Dakota Shadow Living Room
@nicoleforinahome
448 Living Room
@nicoleforinahome
Bm Dakota Shadow Living Room
@nicoleforinahome

Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Dakota Shadow for exterior

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Exterior
@peteybones1
Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Exterior
@peteybones1
448 House Exterior
@donnerdomehome
448 House Exterior
@donnerdomehome

Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow reviews

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow Dining Room
@westand39th
448 Wall Panelling
@nicoleforinahome
Bm Dakota Shadow Wall Panelling
@nicoleforinahome
Dakota Shadow Children'S Room
@home_with_ry
Dakota Shadow Wall Paint
@home_with_ry
448 Kids' Room
@home_with_ry

View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow 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

R
G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#515D51

RGB code:

81, 93, 81

Is Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow 448 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 120° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

448 Dakota Shadow HSL code: 120, 7%, 34%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow:

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

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

Dakota Shadow 448 vs Vintage Vogue 462

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow 448 vs Benjamin Moore Vintage Vogue 462Open Dakota Shadow 448
LRV: 11.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 11.85%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Dakota Shadow 448 vs Calico Blue 707

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

Benjamin Moore Dakota Shadow 448 vs Benjamin Moore Calico Blue 707Open Dakota Shadow 448
LRV: 11.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 9.3%
Dark color
Temperature: cold