Little Greene Acorn

Little Greene Acorn 87 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Acorn paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 87. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Acorn 87
Color code:87
Color name:Acorn
Brand:Little Greene
Color collections:Colours of England, Green

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What are Little Greene Acorn undertones?

Yellow is Little Greene Acorn 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

224, 227, 196

Is Little Greene Acorn 87 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 66° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

87 Acorn HSL code: 66, 36%, 83%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Little Greene Acorn:

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

Little Greene 87 Acorn

Color comparison

Acorn 87 vs Lime White 1

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

Little Greene Acorn 87 vs Farrow and Ball Lime White 1Little Greene Acorn 87
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Acorn 87 vs Silent White - Deep 331

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Little Greene Acorn 87 vs Little Greene Silent White - Deep 331Little Greene Acorn 87
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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.

HEX#e0e3c4copy color code
RGB Decimal224, 227, 196copy color code
RGB Percent87.84%, 89.02%, 76.86%copy color code
HSVHue: 66° Saturation: 13.66% Value: 89.02%copy color code
HSLhsl(66, 36, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.32 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 13.66 Key: 10.98copy color code
YIQY: 222.569 I: 8.174 Q: -10.282copy color code
XYZX: 68.172 Y: 74.771 Z: 63.051copy color code
CIE LabL:89.286 a:-6.251 b:14.826copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.286 u:-0.096 v:22.86copy color code
Decimal14738372copy color code
Hunter lab86.471, -10.598, 17.298copy color code
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