Tikkurila K488

Color code:K488
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Brand:Tikkurila

Tikkurila K488 is a soothing and versatile shade that effortlessly adds warmth to any space. This rich hue pairs beautifully with soft neutrals like cream and taupe, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere. To enhance the depth of Tikkurila K488, consider pairing it with accents in shades of deep blue or forest green for a sophisticated and harmonious color palette. Whether used as a wall color or as an accent, Tikkurila K488 brings a sense of elegance and tranquility to your home decor.

Tikkurila K488 reviews

Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila  K488
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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 Tikkurila K488 undertones?

Purple is Tikkurila K488 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#9F9DA2

RGB code:

159, 157, 162

Is Tikkurila K488 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 264° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

K488 HSL code: 264, 3%, 63%

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 Purple 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 Tikkurila K488:

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

K488 vs Agate N500

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

Tikkurila  K488 vs Tikkurila Agate N500Open  K488
LRV: 34.43%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 30.41%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

K488 vs Calcite K487

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Tikkurila  K488 vs Tikkurila Calcite K487Open  K488
LRV: 34.43%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 35.39%
Medium color
Temperature: warm