Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress

Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Marilyn's Dress paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2125-60. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Marilyn's Dress 2125-60
Color code:2125-60
Color name:Marilyn's Dress
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Marilyn's Dress

Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 has an LRV of 75.59% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 75.59% 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 Marilyn's Dress undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

224, 228, 228

Is Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2125-60 Marilyn's Dress HSL code: 180, 7%, 89%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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 Marilyn's Dress:

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.

Darker shades

Color comparison

Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 vs Genesis White 2134-70

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 vs Benjamin Moore Genesis White 2134-70Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 2125-60
LRV: 75.59%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 76.6%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 vs Stone White 2120-70

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 Marilyn's Dress 2125-60 vs Benjamin Moore Stone White 2120-70Benjamin Moore Marilyn's Dress 2125-60
LRV: 75.59%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 75.45%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#E0E4E4copy color code
RGB Decimal224, 228, 228copy color code
RGB Percent87.84%, 89.41%, 89.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 1.75% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 7, 89)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.75 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 226.804 I: -2.384 Q: -0.846copy color code
XYZX: 72.484 Y: 76.935 Z: 84.409copy color code
CIE LabL:90.292 a:-1.342 b:-0.465copy color code
CIE LuvL:90.292 u:-2.234 v:-0.475copy color code
Decimal14738660copy color code
Hunter lab87.713, -5.989, 4.342copy color code
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