Tikkurila Dream X459 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dream paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful X459. 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.

Color code:X459
Color name:Dream

Tikkurila Dream reviews

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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 Tikkurila Dream undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

208, 198, 177

Is Tikkurila Dream X459 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

X459 Dream HSL code: 41, 25%, 75%

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 Beige 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 Tikkurila Dream:

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

Tikkurila X459 Dream

Darker shades

Tikkurila X459 Dream

Color comparison

Dream X459 vs Empress X477

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

Tikkurila Dream X459 vs Tikkurila Empress X477Open Dream X459
LRV: 56.79%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 55%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Dream X459 vs Muscovite X484

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Tikkurila Dream X459 vs Tikkurila Muscovite X484Open Dream X459
LRV: 56.79%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 54.34%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Dream

Dream X459 has an LRV of 56.79% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 56.79% 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.

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#D0C6B1copy color code
RGB Decimal208, 198, 177copy color code
RGB Percent81.57%, 77.65%, 69.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 41° Saturation: 14.9% Value: 81.57%copy color code
HSLhsl(41, 25, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.81 Yellow: 14.9 Key: 18.43copy color code
YIQY: 198.596 I: 12.707 Q: -4.42copy color code
XYZX: 54.141 Y: 56.973 Z: 49.728copy color code
CIE LabL:80.165 a:-0.026 b:11.781copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.165 u:7.157 v:17.037copy color code
Decimal13682353copy color code
Hunter lab75.481, -4.056, 13.775copy color code