Tikkurila Boudoir

Tikkurila Boudoir G477 paint color review

Color code:G477
Color name:Boudoir

Boudoir G477 is a grayish red. This shade works particularly well in victorian and eclectic design styles, as well as in scandinavian and minimalist settings. The warm gray undertones give this muted pink color a cozy, pensive vibe.

The nearest colors to G477 are Farrow and Ball Calamine and Tikkurila G475, which are also muted pink colors.

LRV of Boudoir

Boudoir G477 has an LRV of 67.12% 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 67.12% 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 Tikkurila Boudoir undertones?

Red is Tikkurila Boudoir 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

228, 209, 203

Is Tikkurila Boudoir G477 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 14° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

G477 Boudoir HSL code: 14, 32%, 85%

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 Pink 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 Tikkurila Boudoir:

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

Tikkurila G477 Boudoir

Darker shades

Tikkurila G477 Boudoir

Color comparison

Boudoir G477 vs Tailwind G486

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Tikkurila Boudoir G477 vs Tikkurila Tailwind G486Tikkurila Boudoir G477
LRV: 67.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 67.62%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Boudoir G477 vs Y408

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Tikkurila Boudoir G477 vs Tikkurila  Y408Tikkurila Boudoir G477
LRV: 67.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.6%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E4D1CBcopy color code
RGB Decimal228, 209, 203copy color code
RGB Percent89.41%, 81.96%, 79.61%copy color code
HSVHue: 14° Saturation: 10.96% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(14, 32, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.33 Yellow: 10.96 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 213.997 I: 13.25 Q: 2.152copy color code
XYZX: 65.573 Y: 66.408 Z: 65.847copy color code
CIE LabL:85.204 a:5.583 b:5.359copy color code
CIE LuvL:85.204 u:11.581 v:6.972copy color code
Decimal14995915copy color code
Hunter lab81.491, 1.024, 9.135copy color code
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