Little Greene First Light 49 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full First Light paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 49. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:First Light 49
Color code:49
Color name:First Light
Brand:Little Greene
Color collections:Colours of England

Little Greene First Light reviews

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  • Little Greene First Light 49 kidsroom
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  • Little Greene First Light 49 kidsroom
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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.

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What are Little Greene First Light undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

252, 246, 216

Is Little Greene First Light 49 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 50° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

49 First Light HSL code: 50, 86%, 92%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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.

Color comparison

First Light 49 vs Tallow 203

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Little Greene First Light 49 vs Farrow and Ball Tallow 203Open First Light 49
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 86.57%
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Temperature: warm

First Light 49 vs Ferdinand 313

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Little Greene First Light 49 vs Little Greene Ferdinand 313Open First Light 49
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Temperature: warm
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Color codes

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HEX#fcf6d8copy color code
RGB Decimal252, 246, 216copy color code
RGB Percent98.82%, 96.47%, 84.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 50° Saturation: 14.29% Value: 98.82%copy color code
HSLhsl(50, 86, 92)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.38 Yellow: 14.29 Key: 1.18copy color code
YIQY: 244.374 I: 13.216 Q: -8.067copy color code
XYZX: 85.493 Y: 91.566 Z: 78.117copy color code
CIE LabL:96.643 a:-2.876 b:15.168copy color code
CIE LuvL:96.643 u:5.167 v:23.032copy color code
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Hunter lab95.69, -7.979, 18.581copy color code
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