Benjamin Moore Feather Soft

Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 1431 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Feather Soft paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1431. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Feather Soft 1431
Color code:1431
Color name:Feather Soft
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Feather Soft

Feather Soft 1431 has an LRV of 56.63% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

What are Benjamin Moore Feather Soft undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

189, 197, 220

Is Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 1431 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 225° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1431 Feather Soft HSL code: 225, 31%, 80%

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.

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 Feather Soft:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Feather Soft 1431 vs Mt. Rainier Gray 2129-60

Unsure whether to use Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 1431 or Benjamin Moore Mt. Rainier Gray 2129-60 in your design? Let's compare the two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 1431 vs Benjamin Moore Mt. Rainier Gray 2129-60Benjamin Moore Feather Soft 1431
LRV: 56.63%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 59.48%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#BDC5DCcopy color code
RGB Decimal189, 197, 220copy color code
RGB Percent74.12%, 77.25%, 86.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 225° Saturation: 14.09% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(225, 31, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 14.09 Magenta: 10.45 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 197.23 I: -12.158 Q: 5.465copy color code
XYZX: 53.867 Y: 55.918 Z: 75.646copy color code
CIE LabL:79.567 a:1.848 b:-12.365copy color code
Decimal12436956copy color code
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