Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack

Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack 302 paint color review

Official color page:Tailor Tack 302
Color code:302
Color name:Tailor Tack
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Farrow and Ball Tailor's Tack is a warm, earthy grey-green color that exudes a sense of elegance and sophistication. It works perfectly as an accent color or as the main color in a room. This color pairs well with natural materials like wood and stone, and it can create a cozy atmosphere when combined with soft furnishings and textiles. It is ideal for creating a traditional, refined look or for adding a touch of warmth and texture to contemporary interiors. To make this color shine, try pairing it with other neutral tones, like Farrow and Ball All White or Cornforth White, and complementing it with natural materials like leather and wool.

LRV of Tailor Tack

Tailor Tack 302 has an LRV of 82.03% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 82.03% 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 Tailor Tack undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

244, 231, 221

Is Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack 302 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 26° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

302 Tailor Tack HSL code: 26, 51%, 91%

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 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 Tailor Tack:

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

Color comparison

Tailor Tack 302 vs James White 2010

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack 302 vs Farrow and Ball James White 2010Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack 302
LRV: 82.03%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.84%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Tailor Tack 302 vs Salt CC5

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 Tailor Tack 302 vs Farrow and Ball Salt CC5Farrow and Ball Tailor Tack 302
LRV: 82.03%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.69%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#F4E7DDcopy color code
RGB Decimal244, 231, 221copy color code
RGB Percent95.69%, 90.59%, 86.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 26° Saturation: 9.43% Value: 95.69%copy color code
HSLhsl(26, 51, 91)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.33 Yellow: 9.43 Key: 4.31copy color code
YIQY: 233.747 I: 10.96 Q: -0.362copy color code
XYZX: 78.933 Y: 81.606 Z: 79.98copy color code
CIE LabL:92.401 a:2.732 b:6.442copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.401 u:8.152 v:9.209copy color code
Decimal16050141copy color code
Hunter lab90.336, -2.121, 10.742copy color code
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