Benjamin Moore Spice Gold 1040

Official color page:Spice Gold 1040
Color code:1040
Color name:Spice Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Step into a world of warmth and opulence with Benjamin Moore 1040 Spice Gold. This rich and luxurious hue infuses any space with a sense of elegance and sophistication. Perfect for adding a touch of glamour to a living room, dining area, or study, the deep tones of Spice Gold create an inviting and cozy atmosphere. Pair it with rich, dark woods and plush textiles for a look that is both timeless and chic. Let Benjamin Moore 1040 Spice Gold transform your home into a sanctuary of style and comfort.

What are Benjamin Moore Spice Gold undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

188, 164, 126

Is Benjamin Moore Spice Gold 1040 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 37° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1040 Spice Gold HSL code: 37, 32%, 62%

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 Spice Gold:

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

Spice Gold 1040 vs Avant Garde 272

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Benjamin Moore Spice Gold 1040 vs Benjamin Moore Avant Garde 272Open Spice Gold 1040
LRV: 38.01%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 40.38%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Spice Gold 1040 vs Golden Divan CSP-1005

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Spice Gold 1040 vs Benjamin Moore Golden Divan CSP-1005Open Spice Gold 1040
LRV: 38.01%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.98%
Medium color
Temperature: warm