Champagne (color)

Champagne-colored topaz cystals on quartz

The color champagne is a name given for various very pale tints of yellowish-orange that are close to beige. The color's name is derived from the typical color of the beverage champagne.



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— Color coordinates —

Hex triplet #F7E7CE
RGBB (r, g, b) (247, 231, 206)
HSV (h, s, v) (37°, 17%, 97[1]%)
Source Maerz and Paul
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The color champagne is displayed at right.

The first recorded use of champagne as a color name in English was in 1915.[2]

A glass of Champagne

Variations of champagne

Deep champagne

Champagne (ISCC-NBS #73)
About these coordinates

— Color coordinates —

Hex triplet #FAD6A5
RGBB (r, g, b) (250, 214, 165)
HSV (h, s, v) (35°, 34%, 98 [3]%)
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The deep tone of "champagne" displayed at right is the color called champagne in the ISCC-NBS Dictionary of Color Names (1955) in color sample #73.

Champagne in human culture

Animal husbandry



  • Champagne is most often used to describe gemstones or paint finishes (such as for an automobile) in order to imply that one is purchasing a luxury product.



  1. ^ Color Conversion Tool set to hex code for color #F7E7CE (Champagne):
  2. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 192; Color Sample of Champagne: Page 45 Plate 11 Color Sample B3 Note: The color called Champagne in the color box above (color #F7E7CE) matches the color shown as Champagne in Maerz and Paul.
  3. ^ Color Conversion Tool set to hex code for color #FAD6A5

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