Farrow and Ball Dimity
Farrow and Ball
Dimity is named after the lightweight cotton fabric originally used to make ladies’ bustles, but which is now more commonly used for bedding. Dimity is a pale taupe with a subtle red base. It has a great amount of warmth and depth, making for instantly welcoming hallways and living rooms. When paired with Pointing, it seems to take on a pinkier tone, while combining it with darker Oxford Stone creates a more aged look.
( 238, 227, 211 )
Color family: orange, yellow
2008 Dimity HSL code: 36, 44%, 88%
Farrow and Ball 2008 Dimity is warm color according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lighness) on the color wheel.
Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percenteage 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.