Lavender Blossom Color

#b57edc

Lavender Blossom is soft, cool-toned shade of violet. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with yellow green, mid cyan or orange

Inverse Color #4a8123
Complementary Color #a5dc7e
Color Shade: violet (275.11° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 67.84% (better contrasting with white)
Lavender Blossom Color Sample
Lavender Blossom Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #b57edc

If you're looking for a similar violet shade, there are some better alternatives to Lavender Blossom Color. The Rich Lilac color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm blue bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Teldrassil Purple (#ad66d2) for more calm effect. Try Amethyst as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#a5dc7e is the best complementary color to Lavender Blossom. Yellow green shades generally complement the violet hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #b57edc complementary color is Feijoa, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid blue, violet, and mid magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Lavender are #867edc and #dc7ed3. Thus found on the left and right of #b57edc on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Chetwode Blue and Orchid colors as they work well with Lavender Blossom.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lavender Blossom palette consists of #7edc85 and #d4dc7e colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a5dc7e). Try Pastel Green and Yellow Green colors in combination with #b57edc, 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 #b57edc offers a combination of green cyan and orange shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Lavender Blossom. Thus Bermuda and Tumbleweed giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lavender Blossom contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Feijoa, New York Pink, and Bermuda split by 90° on the color wheel. #b57edc square combo is a palette of violet, mid red, yellow green and mid cyan 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. Lavender Blossom tetradic combo consists of yellow green complementary color (#a5dc7e) and two others. The Tumbleweed is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Chetwode Blue – 120° from the complementary Feijoa. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #dcb47e and #7ea5dc.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #b57edc is made of 34% red, 24% green and 42% blue. In a HSL mode Lavender Blossom has a hue angle of 275.11°, a saturation of 57.32% and a lightness of 67.84%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #b57edc is made of 15.29% cyan, 36.86% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.73% black ink.

HEX #b57edc
RGB Decimal rgb(181,126,220)
RGB Percentage 34%, 24%, 42%
CMYK 15.29, 36.86, 0, 13.73
HSL hsl(275.11,57.32%,67.84%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(275.11,42.73%,86.27%)
CIE-LAB lab(61.5789,38.5306,-40.0049)
XYZ xyz(39.4352,29.9128,71.4054)
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