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Farrow and Ball Parma Gray

Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Parma Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 27. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Parma Gray 27
Color code:27
Color name:Parma Gray
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Parma Gray for bedroom

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @decorating_by_lee_jevon
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @decorating_by_lee_jevon
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @whatannasaid
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @whatannasaid
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @whatannasaid
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @whatannasaid
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @aplacethemurrayscallhome
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @cherry_cottage_
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @cherry_cottage_
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bedroom
    Instagram @cherry_cottage_

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 cool Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Parma Gray for living room

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 living room
    Instagram @waymill
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 living room
    Instagram @roath_revamp
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 living room
    Instagram @beatricehurst
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 living room
    Instagram @beatricehurst
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 living room
    Instagram @home_ahr

Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Parma Gray for bathroom

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 blue shower room
    Instagram @thehouseupstairs
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 blue bathroom
    Instagram @thehouseupstairs
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @redrowludlow
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @redrowludlow
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @welshvernacular
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @wisteria.house_
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @wisteria.house_
  • Bathroom painted cabinets in Parma Gray Farrow and Ball
    Instagram @love_this_old_house

Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Parma Gray on kitchen cabinets

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray kitchen cabinets color
    Instagram @theclevergoose
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thebyregalway
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @thebyregalway
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen cabinets
    Instagram @emilypainterinteriors

Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Parma Gray for exterior

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @le_studio_des_artisans
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @mawsons_of_lancaster
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @le_studio_des_artisans
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @mawsons_of_lancaster
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @le_studio_des_artisans
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 front door
    Instagram @mawsons_of_lancaster

Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Parma Gray reviews

  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray kids' room color block
    Instagram @cjohnson_designs
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 laundry room
    Instagram @tudorfarmhouseorchard
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 painted dresser
    Instagram @farmhousevintageuk
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 painted dresser
    Instagram @farmhousevintageuk
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 painted dresser
    Instagram @farmhousevintageuk
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 painted dresser
    Instagram @farmhousevintageuk
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kitchen
    Instagram @thelondonhomefix
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 review
    Instagram @jasonpblakey
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 painted furniture
    Instagram @cheverell_ltd
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 bathroom
    Instagram @wisteria.house_
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kidsroom interior
    Instagram @the_house_and_me
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kidsroom color-blocking
    Instagram @the_house_and_me
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 kidsroom
    Instagram @the_house_and_me
  • Cold Gray wall paint Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27
    Instagram @poynterscottage
  • Farrow and Ball Parma Gray hall interior review
    Instagram @cbdecorpad
  • Parma Gray color review in interior
    Instagram @mprarchitecture
  • Color block Parma Gray painted wardrobe review
    Instagram @lifeatnumber3__
  • Blue living room interior Farrow and Ball Parma Gray
    Instagram @sineaddoyle
  • Blue kids room Farrow and Ball Parma Gray
    Instagram @victorian_no.9
  • Blue kitchen Parma Gray with white cabinets
    Instagram @alexandramorris___
  • Colorful kids room Farrow and Ball Parma Gray review
    Instagram @mrs_tunmore

View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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LRV of Parma Gray

Parma Gray 27 has an LRV of 50.17% 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 50.17% 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 Parma Gray undertones?

Blue is Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 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

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HEX value

HEX value:

#B2BFC5

RGB code:

178, 191, 197

Is Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 199° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

27 Parma Gray HSL code: 199, 14%, 74%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Parma Gray:

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

Farrow and Ball 27 Parma Gray

Darker shades

Farrow and Ball 27 Parma Gray

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.

Color comparison

Parma Gray 27 vs Hazy CC6

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27 vs Farrow and Ball Hazy CC6Farrow and Ball Parma Gray 27
LRV: 50.17%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 50.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

FormatCode
HEX#b2bfc5copy color code
RGB Decimal178, 191, 197copy color code
RGB Percent69.80%, 74.90%, 77.25%copy color code
HSVHue: 199° Saturation: 9.64% Value: 77.25%copy color code
HSLhsl(199, 14, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 9.64 Magenta: 3.05 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 22.75copy color code
YIQY: 187.797 I: -9.675 Q: -0.883copy color code
XYZX: 47.066 Y: 50.757 Z: 60.126copy color code
CIE LabL:76.532 a:-3.271 b:-4.546copy color code
CIE LuvL:76.532 u:-7.406 v:-6.315copy color code
Decimal11714501copy color code
Hunter lab71.244, -6.755, -0.166copy color code