Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297

Color code:297
Color name:Preferenced Red
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Farrow and Ball's Preference Red is a deep, rich, and luxurious paint color that adds a touch of opulence to any space. It is a perfect choice for creating a focal point in a room, as it commands attention and creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. This color works particularly well in dining rooms and living rooms, where it can create a sense of intimacy and elegance. Its depth and richness also make it an excellent choice for accent walls, particularly when paired with more neutral tones such as Farrow and Ball's Cornforth White or Ammonite.

Preferenced Red for living room

Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Red color shade can create a unique space

Farrow and Ball 297 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Dark real bathrooms.

Farrow and Ball 297 on kitchen cabinets

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

Preferenced Red for exterior

Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 front door
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Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 front door
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Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 front door
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Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 front door
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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 warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red reviews

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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.

What are Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red undertones?

Red is Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 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:

#6D4247

RGB code:

109, 66, 71

Is Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 353° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

297 Preferenced Red HSL code: 353, 25%, 34%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Purple 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 Preferenced Red:

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.

Darker shades

Farrow and Ball 297 Preferenced Red

Color comparison

Preferenced Red 297 vs Pelt 254

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Farrow and Ball Preferenced Red 297 vs Farrow and Ball Pelt 254Open Preferenced Red 297
LRV: 8.2%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.69%
Dark color
Temperature: warm