Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose

Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246 paint color review

Official color page:Cinder Rose 246
Color code:246
Color name:Cinder Rose
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose is a beautiful dusky shade of pink. Cinder Rose has barely any of the yellow pigment found in most pinks, making it feel bluer. This romantic nurturing color can be used in kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, and garden rooms.

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LRV of Cinder Rose

Cinder Rose 246 has an LRV of 42.78% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 42.78% 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 Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose undertones?

Red is Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

199, 164, 166

Is Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 357° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

246 Cinder Rose HSL code: 357, 24%, 71%

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.

Color comparison

Cinder Rose 246 vs Light Gray 17

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

Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246 vs Farrow and Ball Light Gray 17Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246
LRV: 42.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 42.78%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Cinder Rose 246 vs Hardwick White 5

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246 vs Farrow and Ball Hardwick White 5Farrow and Ball Cinder Rose 246
LRV: 42.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 42.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#c7a4a6copy color code
RGB Decimal199, 164, 166copy color code
RGB Percent78.04%, 64.31%, 65.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 357° Saturation: 17.59% Value: 78.04%copy color code
HSLhsl(357, 24, 71)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 17.59 Yellow: 16.58 Key: 21.96copy color code
YIQY: 174.693 I: 20.214 Q: 8.026copy color code
XYZX: 43.711 Y: 41.448 Z: 41.764copy color code
CIE LabL:70.488 a:13.146 b:3.803copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.488 u:21.333 v:3.137copy color code
Decimal13083814copy color code
Hunter lab64.38, 8.529, 6.604copy color code
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