Benjamin Moore Minstrel Heart 1297 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Minstrel Heart paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1297. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Minstrel Heart 1297
Color code:1297
Color name:Minstrel Heart
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore Minstrel Heart reviews

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What are Benjamin Moore Minstrel Heart undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#E69A95

RGB code:

230, 154, 149

Is Benjamin Moore Minstrel Heart 1297 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 4° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1297 Minstrel Heart HSL code: 4, 62%, 74%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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.

LRV of Minstrel Heart

Minstrel Heart 1297 has an LRV of 41.51% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 41.51% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#E69A95copy color code
RGB Decimal230, 154, 149copy color code
RGB Percent90.20%, 60.39%, 58.43%copy color code
HSVHue: 4° Saturation: 35.22% Value: 90.2%copy color code
HSLhsl(4, 62, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 33.04 Yellow: 35.22 Key: 9.8copy color code
YIQY: 176.154 I: 46.895 Q: 14.521copy color code
XYZX: 49.615 Y: 42.108 Z: 33.94copy color code
CIE LabL:70.945 a:27.825 b:14.299copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.945 u:51.283 v:14.414copy color code
Decimal15112853copy color code
Hunter lab64.89, 22.922, 14.412copy color code
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