Lavender Sweater Color


Lavender Sweater is calm, cool-toned shade of cool magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm green, cool cyan or warm yellow

Inverse Color #427c41
Complementary Color #83be83
Color Shade: cool magenta (298.98° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 62.94% (better contrasting with white)
Lavender Sweater Color Sample
Lavender Sweater Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #bd83be

If you're looking for a similar cool magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Lavender Sweater Color. The Prize Winning Orchid color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a violet bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Lupine (#be9cc1) for more calm effect. Try Dark Lilac as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#83be83 is the best complementary color to Lavender Sweater. Warm green shades generally complement the cool magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #bd83be complementary color is De York, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm blue, cool magenta, and warm magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Purple Mountain's Majesty are #9f83be and #be83a1. Thus found on the left and right of #bd83be on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Lavender Purple and Viola colors as they work well with Lavender Sweater.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lavender Sweater palette consists of #83be9f and #a1be83 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#83be83). Try Acapulco and Olivine colors in combination with #bd83be, 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 #bd83be offers a combination of warm cyan and warm yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Lavender Sweater. Thus Neptune and Indian Khaki giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lavender Sweater contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary De York, Mongoose, and Nepal split by 90° on the color wheel. #bd83be square combo is a palette of cool magenta, warm red, warm green and cool 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 Sweater tetradic combo consists of warm green complementary color (#83be83) and two others. The Indian Khaki is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Wild Blue Yonder – 120° from the complementary De York. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #bebc83 and #8383be.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #bd83be is made of 37% red, 26% green and 37% blue. In a HSL mode Lavender Sweater has a hue angle of 298.98°, a saturation of 31.22% and a lightness of 62.94%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #bd83be is made of 0.39% cyan, 23.14% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.49% black ink.

HEX #bd83be
RGB Decimal rgb(189,131,190)
RGB Percentage 37%, 26%, 37%
CMYK 0.39, 23.14, 0, 25.49
HSL hsl(298.98,31.22%,62.94%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(298.98,31.05%,74.51%)
CIE-LAB lab(62.3122,32.0674,-21.9389)
XYZ xyz(38.3968,30.7691,52.6305)