Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream

Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream 1138 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Toffee Cream paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1138. 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:Toffee Cream 1138
Color code:1138
Color name:Toffee Cream
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Toffee Cream

Toffee Cream 1138 has an LRV of 43.7% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

210, 171, 136

Is Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream 1138 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 28° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1138 Toffee Cream HSL code: 28, 45%, 68%

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.

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 Toffee Cream:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Toffee Cream 1138 vs Approaching Autumn CSP-1090

Can't decide between Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream 1138 and Benjamin Moore Approaching Autumn CSP-1090? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream 1138 vs Benjamin Moore Approaching Autumn CSP-1090Benjamin Moore Toffee Cream 1138
LRV: 43.7%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 45.68%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#D2AB88copy color code
RGB Decimal210, 171, 136copy color code
RGB Percent82.35%, 67.06%, 53.33%copy color code
HSVHue: 28° Saturation: 35.24% Value: 82.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(28, 45, 68)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 18.57 Yellow: 35.24 Key: 17.65copy color code
YIQY: 178.671 I: 34.487 Q: -2.642copy color code
XYZX: 45.586 Y: 44.607 Z: 29.495copy color code
CIE LabL:72.633 a:9.345 b:23.408copy color code
Decimal13806472copy color code