Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8) color information

Hex color #f3e1f8 looks similar to "Pink lace" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very light purple". When people from western culture see this color, Pink lace (#f3e1f8), used in advertisements, they might associate it with having wisdom, calming down and soothing, transcendence, luxurious, and travel. This color isn't popular for the home.

Breakdown of Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

#f3e1f8 is made up of (243, 225, 248) in RGB colorspace and (2.02, 9.27, 0.00, 2.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15983096 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffccff. Black should be used ontop of #f3e1f8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f3e1f8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f3e1f8 luma #232.76
Websafe hex #ffccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(243, 225, 248) Adobe RGB (236.00, 223.00, 246.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 88%, 97%) Closest named color Pink lace
rgba rgba(243.0, 225.0, 248.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.88, 10.02, -8.99)
cmyk cmyk(2.02, 9.27, 0.00, 2.75) CIE-L*ab (91.23, 9.87, -8.87)
hsv hsv(286.67, 60.00, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.23, 13.27, 318.05)
hsb hsb(286.67, 9.28, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (91.23, 8.33, -15.60)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #f3e1f8 while the second is the "compliment" #e5f7e0.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f3e1f8 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e5f7e0.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #f3e1f8, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #f3e1f8, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f3e1f8, tones are produced.

#f3e1f8 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #f3e1f8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f3e1f8 → #e5f7e0
#f3e1f8 → #f6eafa
#f3e1f8 → #000000
#f3e1f8 → #f7e0f1
#f3e1f8 → #918794
#f3e1f8 → #e6e0f7

#f3e1f8 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f3e1f8 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #f3e1f8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#f3e1f8might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Pink lace (#f3e1f8)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f3e1f8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#f3e1f8 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #f3e1f8
Java new Color(243, 225, 248);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 243, 225, 248);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:243 green:225 blue:248 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(243f, 225f, 248f);
Swift UIColor(red:243, green:225, blue:248, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f8e1f3
Python Color('#f3e1f8')

Base Conversions of hex color #f3e1f8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f3e1f8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15983096 while the individual RGB conversions are: 243, 225, 248.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110011 11100001 11111000
Hex f3 e1 f8
Octal 363 341 370
Decimal 243 225 248

Icons incorporating the color #f3e1f8

If you're considering using #f3e1f8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f3e1f8 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f3e1f8 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #f3e1f8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f3e1f8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f3e1f8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f3e1f8 background.
This text is hex color #f3e1f8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f3e1f8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f3e1f8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f3e1f8 and white (#ffffff) background.