Sycamore is calm, warm-toned shade of warm yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool blue, warm magenta or warm cyan
|Color Shade:||warm yellow (57.93° hue)|
|Lightness:||39.41% (better contrasting with white)|
If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Sycamore Color. The Crete color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a orange bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Spanish Bistre (#807532) for more energetic effect. Try Marsh Grass as it also a bit more faded and calm.
#383b90 is the best complementary color to Sycamore. Cool blue shades generally complement the warm yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #908d39 complementary color is Chambray, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.
The analogous palette of warm red, warm yellow, and cool yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Sycamore are #906138 and #679038. Thus found on the left and right of #908d39 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Potters Clay and Apple colors as they work well with Sycamore.
The split-complementary Sycamore palette consists of #613890 and #386790 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#383b90). Try Gigas and Calypso colors in combination with #908d39, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.
The triadic palette of #908d39 offers a combination of cool magenta and warm cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Sycamore. Thus Vivid Violet and Paradiso giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.
The square color palette of Sycamore contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Chambray, Sea Green, and Vin Rouge split by 90° on the color wheel. #908d39 square combo is a palette of warm yellow, cool green, cool blue and warm magenta shades that work together well.
The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Sycamore tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#383b90) and two others. The Paradiso is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Sanguine Brown – 120° from the complementary Chambray. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #38908d and #90383b.
In a RGB color space, hex #908d39 is made of 42% red, 41% green and 17% blue. In a HSL mode Sycamore has a hue angle of 57.93°, a saturation of 43.28% and a lightness of 39.41%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #908d39 is made of 0% cyan, 1.18% magenta, 34.12% yellow and 43.53% black ink.
|RGB Percentage||42%, 41%, 17%|
|CMYK||0, 1.18, 34.12, 43.53|
|HSV (or HSB)||hsv(57.93,60.42%,56.47%)|