Perfume Color


Perfume is pale, cool-toned shade of warm blue. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with cool yellow, warm cyan or warm red

Inverse Color #2f4107
Complementary Color #e6f8be
Color Shade: warm blue (258.62° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 85.88% (better contrasting with black)
Perfume Color Sample
Perfume Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d0bef8

If you're looking for a similar warm blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Perfume Color. The Placebo Purple color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid blue bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Violet Heaven (#cdb7fa) for more energetic effect. Try Teasel Dipsacus as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#e6f8be is the best complementary color to Perfume. Cool yellow shades generally complement the warm blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #d0bef8 complementary color is Corn Field, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool blue, warm blue, and cool magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Perfume are #bec9f8 and #edbef8. Thus found on the left and right of #d0bef8 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Tropical Blue and Perfume colors as they work well with Perfume.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Perfume palette consists of #c9f8be and #f8edbe colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#e6f8be). Try Gossip and Givry colors in combination with #d0bef8, 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 #d0bef8 offers a combination of cool green and warm red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Perfume. Thus Ice Cold and Givry giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Perfume contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Corn Field, Chantilly, and Scandal split by 90° on the color wheel. #d0bef8 square combo is a palette of warm blue, cool red, cool yellow and warm 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. Perfume tetradic combo consists of cool yellow complementary color (#e6f8be) and two others. The Givry is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Tropical Blue – 120° from the complementary Corn Field. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #f8d0be and #bee6f8.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d0bef8 is made of 32% red, 29% green and 38% blue. In a HSL mode Perfume has a hue angle of 258.62°, a saturation of 80.56% and a lightness of 85.88%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d0bef8 is made of 15.68% cyan, 22.74% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.75% black ink.

HEX #d0bef8
RGB Decimal rgb(208,190,248)
RGB Percentage 32%, 29%, 38%
CMYK 15.68, 22.74, 0, 2.75
HSL hsl(258.62,80.56%,85.88%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(258.62,23.39%,97.25%)
CIE-LAB lab(80.1875,17.5546,-26.3218)
XYZ xyz(61.3692,57.0141,96.5773)