Balboa Mist is a light, warm gray-gray with a warm purple undertone. It’s warmer and more feminine than Classic Gray with its soft, dark undertones that sometimes take on a slight purple-pink tinge (but nothing COMPLETELY dominant - super passive).
For reference, most white paints have an LRV of 8095. Balboa Mist is therefore light gray.
In a balanced and light quality, Balboa Mist looks like an almost neutral warm beige-gray, it can have moments with peach notes. If you research this color, you will find that people are quite persistent, that it has no undertones, it is just a greige.
Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist - One of the brightest Benjamin Moore Greige colors you can find. The gray used is ash with a touch of beige to warm it up.
Balboa Mist is a light gray, warm and therefore extremely versatile. It’s free on walls, cabinets, and even furniture. An excellent light, neutral background for bright colors that stay warm and inviting.
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Many warm colors of gray and gray capture a subtle taupe / purple / green undertone (SW Pleasant Gray / Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter / Sherwin Williams Colonnade Gray).
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In dimly lit rooms, Pale Oak takes on a nice warm light gray color. Light oak has just the right amount of warmth in the shade so it doesn’t turn gray or cold and sterile.
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Sherwin Williams’ pleasant gray goes particularly well with white, blue, green, turquoise and neutral decorations. It’s versatile and won’t take on a blue or green hue if you use those colors for accents (like most gray colors). It is also great for modern farmhouse decoration.
Pleasant gray is the color on both sides of the blue ribbon and Revere Pewter is the color you can see in the kitchen and beautiful room. Again, you can see Revere Pewter is a little warmer. In summary, Acceptable Gray is very neutral, but it definitely has taupe undertones depending on the lighting.
Balanced beige: warm dove gray. Fantastic gray: warm gray. Mindful Gray: Cool gray with a slight undertone of blue.
Repose Gray is a light gray with SUPER subtle shades of brown with a hint of purple - not brown enough to qualify as gray, but enough to add softness and protect it from frost.
Gray is the new warm color. The new should have an essential, modern and decisive color, but timeless and classic. It is the perfect chameleon as it fits into any room, mood and environment.