AF-325

Benjamin Moore Handmade

Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Handmade paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful AF-325. 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:Handmade AF-325
Color code:AF-325
Color name:Handmade
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Handmade for bedroom

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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 warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Handmade

Handmade AF-325 has an LRV of 68.36% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 68.36% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Benjamin Moore Handmade undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#EED7B2

RGB code:

238, 215, 178

Is Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 37° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

AF-325 Handmade HSL code: 37, 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 Handmade:

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

Handmade AF-325 vs Oklahoma Wheat 2160-50

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325 vs Benjamin Moore Oklahoma Wheat 2160-50Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325
LRV: 68.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 66.97%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Handmade AF-325 vs Hilton Head Cream 1107

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325 vs Benjamin Moore Hilton Head Cream 1107Benjamin Moore Handmade AF-325
LRV: 68.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 67.86%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#EED7B2copy color code
RGB Decimal238, 215, 178copy color code
RGB Percent93.33%, 84.31%, 69.80%copy color code
HSVHue: 37° Saturation: 25.21% Value: 93.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(37, 64, 82)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 9.66 Yellow: 25.21 Key: 6.67copy color code
YIQY: 217.659 I: 25.595 Q: -6.649copy color code
XYZX: 67.596 Y: 69.994 Z: 52.057copy color code
CIE LabL:86.994 a:2.364 b:21.188copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.994 u:16.337 v:29.69copy color code
Decimal15652786copy color code
Hunter lab83.663, -2.189, 21.672copy color code
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