Benjamin Moore Golden Straw 2152-50

Official color page:Golden Straw 2152-50
Color code:2152-50
Color name:Golden Straw
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore's Golden Straw (2152-50) is a warm and inviting hue that adds a touch of sophistication to any space. This golden yellow tone pairs beautifully with crisp whites, soft greys, and rich earthy tones like olive green and terracotta. Complementing Golden Straw with accents in navy blue or dusty rose can create a harmonious color palette that exudes elegance and charm. Whether used as a wall color or in furniture and decor, Golden Straw adds a sunny disposition to rooms and works particularly well in living rooms, bedrooms, and kitchens. Elevate your space with the enriching warmth of Benjamin Moore's Golden Straw (2152-50) and watch as it transforms your home into a cozy haven.

What are Benjamin Moore Golden Straw undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

239, 221, 181

Is Benjamin Moore Golden Straw 2152-50 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2152-50 Golden Straw HSL code: 41, 64%, 82%

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 Golden Straw:

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

Golden Straw 2152-50 vs Summer Harvest 206

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Golden Straw 2152-50 vs Benjamin Moore Summer Harvest 206Open Golden Straw 2152-50
LRV: 69.86%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71%
Light color
Temperature: warm