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Dirty Blonde Color

HEX #D1C9AB / RGB (209, 201, 171)

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What is Dirty Blonde Color?

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Dirty Blonde has the hex code #D1C9AB. The equivalent RGB values are (209, 201, 171), which means it is composed of 36% red, 35% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:18 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dirty Blonde has a hue of 47°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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.

Dirty Blonde is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Dirty Blonde Color Codes

Hex Code#D1C9AB
RGB Values(209, 201, 171)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 18%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 18%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#2E3654 [Charcoal]
Closest Pantone®5807 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#ABB3D1 [Wild Blue Yonder]
Dirty Blonde Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Luma)#C9C9C9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DEDEDE

Dirty Blonde Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D1C9AB. Complementary color is ABB3D1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dirty Blonde is Wild Blue Yonder with the hex code #ABB3D1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D1C9AB color is offered by #ABB3D1. 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 (D1C9AB, C6D1AB and D1B6AB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dirty Blonde (#D1C9AB) are Dark Vanilla (#C6D1AB) and Dark Vanilla (#D1B6AB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dirty 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 (D1C9AB, ABC6D1 and B6ABD1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dirty Blonde (#D1C9AB) are #ABC6D1 (Pastel Blue) and #B6ABD1 (Light Pastel Purple). 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 (D1C9AB, ABD1C9 and C9ABD1)

Triadic Palette

Dirty Blonde triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ABD1C9 (Pastel Blue) and #C9ABD1 (Lilac) along with #D1C9AB 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 (D1C9AB, ABD1C9, ABB3D1 and D1ABB3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dirty Blonde has four colors - #ABD1C9 (Pastel Blue), #ABB3D1 (Wild Blue Yonder) and #D1ABB3 (Pale Chestnut) in addition to the base color (#D1C9AB). 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 (D1C9AB, ABD1B6, ABB3D1 and D1ABC6)

Square Palette

Dirty Blonde square color palette has #ABD1B6 (Turquoise Green), #ABB3D1 (Wild Blue Yonder) and #D1ABC6 (Lilac). 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

Dirty Blonde Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dirty 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 Dirty Blonde Color


  • Transparent DAD4BCDAD4BC
  • Transparent DFD9C4DFD9C4
  • Transparent E3DFCDE3DFCD
  • Transparent E8E4D5E8E4D5
  • Transparent EDE9DDEDE9DD
  • Transparent F1EFE6F1EFE6
  • Transparent F6F4EEF6F4EE
  • Transparent FAFAF7FAFAF7


  • Transparent C1BAA2C1BAA2
  • Transparent B9B39EB9B39E
  • Transparent B1AC9AB1AC9A
  • Transparent A9A596A9A596
  • Transparent A09D91A09D91
  • Transparent 98968D98968D
  • Transparent 908F89908F89
  • Transparent 888784888784


  • Transparent A7A189A7A189
  • Transparent 928D78928D78
  • Transparent 7D79677D7967
  • Transparent 696556696556
  • Transparent 545044545044
  • Transparent 3F3C333F3C33
  • Transparent 2A28222A2822
  • Transparent 151411151411

Dirty Blonde Color Patterns

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    Dirty Blonde Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dirty Blonde Plaid Pattern

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