1227

Benjamin Moore Nutmeg

Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 1227 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Nutmeg paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1227. 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:Nutmeg 1227
Color code:1227
Color name:Nutmeg
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Nutmeg for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Nutmeg for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg cozy living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room walls
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg japandi interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Pink color shade can create a unique space

Nutmeg for bathroom

  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Nutmeg on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Nutmeg reviews

  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg wall
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen review
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Nutmeg living room
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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LRV of Nutmeg

Nutmeg 1227 has an LRV of 37.01% and refers to Medium 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 37.01% 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 Nutmeg undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 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:

#C39D87

RGB code:

195, 157, 135

Is Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 1227 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 22° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1227 Nutmeg HSL code: 22, 33%, 65%

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 Beige 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 Nutmeg:

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

Nutmeg 1227 vs Palmetto Pink 1188

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 1227 vs Benjamin Moore Palmetto Pink 1188Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 1227
LRV: 37.01%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.21%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Nutmeg 1227 vs Cafe Royal 1130

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 Nutmeg 1227 vs Benjamin Moore Cafe Royal 1130Benjamin Moore Nutmeg 1227
LRV: 37.01%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.54%
Medium 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#C39D87copy color code
RGB Decimal195, 157, 135copy color code
RGB Percent76.47%, 61.57%, 52.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 22° Saturation: 30.77% Value: 76.47%copy color code
HSLhsl(22, 33, 65)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 19.49 Yellow: 30.77 Key: 23.53copy color code
YIQY: 165.854 I: 29.714 Q: 1.192copy color code
XYZX: 38.936 Y: 37.467 Z: 28.096copy color code
CIE LabL:67.626 a:10.886 b:16.854copy color code
CIE LuvL:67.626 u:25.889 v:20.894copy color code
Decimal12819847copy color code
Hunter lab61.21, 6.426, 15.633copy color code