Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive 2151-10

Official color page:Mustard Olive 2151-10
Color code:2151-10
Color name:Mustard Olive
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive (2151-10) is a rich and warm hue that adds a pop of character to any space. This color pairs beautifully with earthy tones like deep brown or burnt orange for a cozy and inviting feel. For a more vibrant look, consider pairing Mustard Olive with shades of teal or navy blue to create a striking contrast. Whether used as an accent wall or in furnishings, this versatile color can bring a touch of sophistication to your interior design scheme.

What are Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

160, 133, 66

Is Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive 2151-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2151-10 Mustard Olive HSL code: 43, 42%, 44%

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 Mustard Olive:

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

Benjamin Moore 2151-10 Mustard Olive

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

Mustard Olive 2151-10 vs Grecian Gold 224

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive 2151-10 vs Benjamin Moore Grecian Gold 224Open Mustard Olive 2151-10
LRV: 23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 22.66%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Mustard Olive 2151-10 vs Lichen Green 2150-20

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Mustard Olive 2151-10 vs Benjamin Moore Lichen Green 2150-20Open Mustard Olive 2151-10
LRV: 23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 27.34%
Medium color
Temperature: warm