Almond Truffle Color


Almond Truffle is pale, warm-toned shade of warm red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool cyan, cool magenta or cool green

Inverse Color #8299a4
Complementary Color #5a717d
Color Shade: warm red (19.41° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 42.35% (better contrasting with white)
Almond Truffle Color Sample
Almond Truffle Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7d665b

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Almond Truffle Color. The Baked Sienna color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Toast (#9f715f) for more energetic effect. Try Kurumizome Brown as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#5a717d is the best complementary color to Almond Truffle. Cool cyan shades generally complement the warm red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #7d665b complementary color is Nevada, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool red, warm red, and warm yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Sand Dune are #7d5a60 and #7d775a. Thus found on the left and right of #7d665b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Russett and Crocodile colors as they work well with Almond Truffle.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Almond Truffle palette consists of #5a607d and #5a7d77 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#5a717d). Try Comet and Cutty Sark colors in combination with #7d665b, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #7d665b offers a combination of warm blue and cool green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Almond Truffle. Thus Smoky and Spring Leaves giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Almond Truffle contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Nevada, Glade Green, and Rum split by 90° on the color wheel. #7d665b square combo is a palette of warm red, warm green, cool cyan and cool magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Almond Truffle tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#5a717d) and two others. The Spring Leaves is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Falcon – 120° from the complementary Nevada. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5a7d66 and #7d5a71.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7d665b is made of 39% red, 32% green and 29% blue. In a HSL mode Almond Truffle has a hue angle of 19.41°, a saturation of 15.74% and a lightness of 42.35%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7d665b is made of 0% cyan, 9.02% magenta, 13.33% yellow and 50.98% black ink.

HEX #7d665b
RGB Decimal rgb(125,102,91)
RGB Percentage 39%, 32%, 29%
CMYK 0, 9.02, 13.33, 50.98
HSL hsl(19.41,15.74%,42.35%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(19.41,27.2%,49.02%)
CIE-LAB lab(45.1066,7.3932,9.6713)
XYZ xyz(15.0971,14.618,11.9234)