Benjamin Moore Powder Puff

Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Powder Puff paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1143. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Powder Puff 1143
Color code:1143
Color name:Powder Puff
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Powder Puff 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 Powder Puff

Powder Puff 1143 has an LRV of 61.58% 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 61.58% 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 Powder Puff undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

228, 204, 177

Is Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1143 Powder Puff HSL code: 32, 49%, 79%

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 Beige 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 Powder Puff:

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

Powder Puff 1143 vs Sea Urchin 1052

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143 vs Benjamin Moore Sea Urchin 1052Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143
LRV: 61.58%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Powder Puff 1143 vs Crumb Cake CSP-1010

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143 vs Benjamin Moore Crumb Cake CSP-1010Benjamin Moore Powder Puff 1143
LRV: 61.58%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.7%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E4CCB1copy color code
RGB Decimal228, 204, 177copy color code
RGB Percent89.41%, 80.00%, 69.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 32° Saturation: 22.37% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(32, 49, 79)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.53 Yellow: 22.37 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 208.098 I: 22.978 Q: -3.326copy color code
XYZX: 61.523 Y: 62.856 Z: 50.475copy color code
CIE LabL:83.366 a:4.214 b:16.535copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.366 u:16.346 v:22.886copy color code
Decimal14994609copy color code
Hunter lab79.282, -0.226, 17.75copy color code
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