Little Greene Delicate Blue

Little Greene Delicate Blue 248 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Delicate Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 248. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Delicate Blue 248
Color code:248
Color name:Delicate Blue
Brand:Little Greene
Color collections:Colours of England

What are Little Greene Delicate Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

220, 237, 241

Is Little Greene Delicate Blue 248 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 191° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

248 Delicate Blue HSL code: 191, 43%, 90%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 Little Greene Delicate Blue:

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 248 Delicate Blue

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

Delicate Blue 248 vs Aquamarine - Light 283

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Little Greene Delicate Blue 248 vs Little Greene Aquamarine - Light 283Little Greene Delicate Blue 248
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Delicate Blue 248 vs Gauze 106

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Little Greene Delicate Blue 248 vs Little Greene Gauze 106Little Greene Delicate Blue 248
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 79%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#dcedf1copy color code
RGB Decimal220, 237, 241copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 92.94%, 94.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 191° Saturation: 8.71% Value: 94.51%copy color code
HSLhsl(191, 43, 90)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 8.71 Magenta: 1.66 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 5.49copy color code
YIQY: 232.373 I: -11.416 Q: -2.351copy color code
XYZX: 75.672 Y: 82.134 Z: 95.062copy color code
CIE LabL:92.634 a:-4.836 b:-3.852copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.634 u:-9.408 v:-5.135copy color code
Decimal14478833copy color code
Hunter lab90.628, -9.555, 1.248copy color code
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