Farrow and Ball Peignoir

Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286 paint color review

Official color page:Peignoir 286
Color code:286
Color name:Peignoir
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Peignoir 286 by Farrow and Ball is a grayish red. 286 can be used in kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, nursery, and garden rooms The warm gray undertones give this muted pink color a cozy, pensive vibe.

The nearest colors to 286 are Tikkurila Empress and Dulux Mellow Mocha, which are also muted pink colors.

Peignoir 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Peignoir

Peignoir 286 has an LRV of 60.04% 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 60.04% 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 Peignoir undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

214, 200, 195

Is Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286 cool or warm?

warm colors
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With a hue of 16° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

286 Peignoir HSL code: 16, 19%, 80%

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 Farrow and Ball Peignoir:

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.

Color comparison

Peignoir 286 vs Skylight 205

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

Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286 vs Farrow and Ball Skylight 205Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286
LRV: 60.04%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.04%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Peignoir 286 vs Sugared Almond 9913

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

Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286 vs Farrow and Ball Sugared Almond 9913Farrow and Ball Peignoir 286
LRV: 60.04%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.04%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d6c8c3copy color code
RGB Decimal214, 200, 195copy color code
RGB Percent83.92%, 78.43%, 76.47%copy color code
HSVHue: 16° Saturation: 8.88% Value: 83.92%copy color code
HSLhsl(16, 19, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 6.54 Yellow: 8.88 Key: 16.08copy color code
YIQY: 203.616 I: 9.949 Q: 1.406copy color code
XYZX: 58.234 Y: 59.546 Z: 60.041copy color code
CIE LabL:81.591 a:4.02 b:4.254copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.591 u:8.505 v:5.595copy color code
Decimal14076099copy color code
Hunter lab77.166, -0.332, 7.884copy color code
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