Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet

Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet 2114-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Hint of Violet paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2114-60. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Hint of Violet 2114-60
Color code:2114-60
Color name:Hint of Violet
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Hint of Violet 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 Hint of Violet

Hint of Violet 2114-60 has an LRV of 66.18% 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 66.18% 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 Hint of Violet undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

220, 212, 211

Is Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet 2114-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 7° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2114-60 Hint of Violet HSL code: 7, 11%, 85%

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 Purple 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 Hint of Violet:

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

Benjamin Moore 2114-60 Hint of Violet

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 2114-60 Hint of Violet

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

Hint of Violet 2114-60 vs Whisper CSP-500

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 Hint of Violet 2114-60 vs Benjamin Moore Whisper CSP-500Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet 2114-60
LRV: 66.18%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 66.18%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Hint of Violet 2114-60 vs Shoreline 1471

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet 2114-60 vs Benjamin Moore Shoreline 1471Benjamin Moore Hint of Violet 2114-60
LRV: 66.18%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 66.18%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#DCD4D3copy color code
RGB Decimal220, 212, 211copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 83.14%, 82.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 7° Saturation: 4.09% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(7, 11, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 3.64 Yellow: 4.09 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 214.278 I: 5.089 Q: 1.381copy color code
XYZX: 64.814 Y: 67.006 Z: 71.129copy color code
CIE LabL:85.507 a:2.565 b:1.475copy color code
CIE LuvL:85.507 u:4.651 v:1.769copy color code
Decimal14472403copy color code
Hunter lab81.857, -1.915, 5.78copy color code
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