Blonde

HEX #F0E2B6 / RGB (240, 226, 182)

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What is Blonde Color?

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Blonde has the hex code #F0E2B6. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 226, 182), which means it is composed of 37% red, 35% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:24 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Blonde has a hue of 46°, 24% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Blonde color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, blonde can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

Blonde Color Codes

Hex Code#F0E2B6
RGB Values(240, 226, 182)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 24%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 24%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#0F1D49 [Oxford Blue]
Closest Pantone®7499 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B6C4F0 [Vodka]
Blonde Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D8D8D8
Desaturated#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Luma)#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Blonde Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F0E2B6. Complementary color is B6C4F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Blonde is Vodka with the hex code #B6C4F0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F0E2B6 color is offered by #B6C4F0. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (F0E2B6, E1F0B6 and F0C5B6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Blonde (#F0E2B6) are Pale Spring Bud (#E1F0B6) and Desert Sand (#F0C5B6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Blonde with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (F0E2B6, B6E1F0 and C5B6F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Blonde (#F0E2B6) are #B6E1F0 (Blizzard Blue) and #C5B6F0 (Vodka). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (F0E2B6, B6F0E2 and E2B6F0)

Triadic Palette

Blonde triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B6F0E2 (Pale Blue) and #E2B6F0 (Mauve) along with #F0E2B6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (F0E2B6, B6F0E2, B6C4F0 and F0B6C4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Blonde has four colors - #B6F0E2 (Pale Blue), #B6C4F0 (Vodka) and #F0B6C4 (Cameo Pink) in addition to the base color (#F0E2B6). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (F0E2B6, B6F0C5, B6C4F0 and F0B6E1)

Square Palette

Blonde square color palette has #B6F0C5 (Magic Mint), #B6C4F0 (Vodka) and #F0B6E1 (Thistle (Crayola)). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Blonde Color Rainbow Palette

Our Blonde rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Blonde Color

Tints

  • Transparent F3E8C5#F3E8C5
  • Transparent F5EBCC#F5EBCC
  • Transparent F6EED3#F6EED3
  • Transparent F8F1DB#F8F1DB
  • Transparent F9F3E2#F9F3E2
  • Transparent FBF6E9#FBF6E9
  • Transparent FCF9F0#FCF9F0
  • Transparent FEFCF8#FEFCF8

Tones

  • Transparent DACEAB#DACEAB
  • Transparent CEC5A6#CEC5A6
  • Transparent C3BBA0#C3BBA0
  • Transparent B8B19B#B8B19B
  • Transparent ADA796#ADA796
  • Transparent A29D90#A29D90
  • Transparent 96948B#96948B
  • Transparent 8B8A85#8B8A85

Shades

  • Transparent C0B592#C0B592
  • Transparent A89E7F#A89E7F
  • Transparent 90886D#90886D
  • Transparent 78715B#78715B
  • Transparent 605A49#605A49
  • Transparent 484437#484437
  • Transparent 302D24#302D24
  • Transparent 181712#181712

Blonde Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Blonde Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Blonde Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blonde Plaid Pattern

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