Farrow and Ball London Stone

Farrow and Ball London Stone 6 paint color review

Official color page:London Stone 6
Color code:6
Color name:London Stone
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Farrow and Ball's London Stone is a warm, earthy taupe with a subtle red undertone, making it a versatile neutral for any room. It works particularly well in spaces with natural wood accents, brass or gold hardware, and warm-toned textiles. This greige color pairs nicely with other soft neutrals, muted greens, or even bolder jewel tones for a pop of color. Consider using it in a bedroom or living room for a cozy, inviting atmosphere or as an accent wall in a hallway or entryway to create a warm welcome.

London Stone for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of London Stone

London Stone 6 has an LRV of 38.46% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 38.46% 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 London Stone undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

182, 163, 143

Is Farrow and Ball London Stone 6 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

6 London Stone HSL code: 31, 21%, 64%

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 Farrow and Ball London Stone:

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.

Farrow and Ball 6 London Stone

Color comparison

London Stone 6 vs Light Gray 17

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

Farrow and Ball London Stone 6 vs Farrow and Ball Light Gray 17Farrow and Ball London Stone 6
LRV: 38.46%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.46%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

London Stone 6 vs Jitney 293

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Farrow and Ball London Stone 6 vs Farrow and Ball Jitney 293Farrow and Ball London Stone 6
LRV: 38.46%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.46%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#b6a38fcopy color code
RGB Decimal182, 163, 143copy color code
RGB Percent71.37%, 63.92%, 56.08%copy color code
HSVHue: 31° Saturation: 21.43% Value: 71.37%copy color code
HSLhsl(31, 21, 64)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.44 Yellow: 21.43 Key: 28.63copy color code
YIQY: 166.401 I: 17.749 Q: -2.205copy color code
XYZX: 37.346 Y: 38.124 Z: 31.37copy color code
CIE LabL:68.112 a:3.667 b:12.926copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.112 u:12.894 v:17.281copy color code
Decimal11969423copy color code
Hunter lab61.744, -0.087, 13.098copy color code
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