Little Greene Carmine No. 189 is a dusky pink paint colour. This dusky shade of pink creates a warm, tropical colour scheme.
Confidently feminine, Carmine 189 is a bright pink that retains an air of sophistication. It is a fun colour for a children's bedroom but also very useful as an accent colour in a more grown up scheme against Cordoba or Dark Lead Colour. To use this colour in a larger expanse balance it with China Clay, a soft gentle white that will help set the tone for furniture and accessories.
Related Whites - China Clay and Hollyhock.
Related Neutrals - French Grey and Dash of Soot.
Coordinating Colours - Pink Slip and Masquerade.
Contrasting Accent - Adventurer.
Related Darks - Royal Navy.
Little Greene Paint Finishes:
Little Greene’s Absolute Matt provides a sublime chalky finish, often referred to as a ‘flat matt’ paint. A beautiful flat finish for interior walls & ceilings with a 3% sheen level. Absolute Matt is wipeable with a damp cloth or sponge making it a practical interior paint for modern homes. It is also pet-friendly and certified as a child-safe paint, containing zero added VOCs.
Little Greene’s Intelligent Matt is ideal for use on interior walls and ceilings in high-traffic areas such as kitchens, utility rooms, hallways and children’s rooms. It has a low-sheen of just 5%. This water-based paint is environmentally-friendly, quick-drying and low odour. This washable wall paint can be used with utmost confidence on walls and radiators. Certified as Child Safe.
Little Greene’s Intelligent Eggshell is perfect for use on interior woodwork and walls. It provides a subtle, sophisticated low-sheen of just 15%. Intelligent Eggshell will resist moisture, staining and general wear and tear, it is a tough, fully-washable finish that is also suitable for kitchen or bathroom walls. Suitable for primed (using Intelligent ASP) interior metalwork such as radiators and pipework.
Little Greene's intelligent satinwood is an ultra-tough, low maintenance, satin finish that is suitable for all interior woodwork. Suitable for all household joinery, skirting, doors and windows as well as kitchen cabinets and wooden furniture. Suitable for painting interior woodwork including kitchen cabinets, furniture, chairs, tables, wardrobes and trim. Intelligent satinwood is also suitable for walls where a satin finish is desired. It is virtually odourless in application and dry in two hours. It is fully washable, environmentally friendly and child safe. Sheen level between 30-35%.
Intelligent Exterior Eggshell
Little Greene’s Intelligent Exterior Eggshell is a superb quick drying, water based eggshell finish for use on exterior joinery. It needs no separate primer on bare wood and is suitable for all exterior woodwork. Surface dry in two to four hours and can be re-coated in 16 hours. This virtually odourless paint is extremely durable, flexible, self-priming on new and bare wood and can be used on suitably primed metal work. It inhibits mould and algae growth, is weather resistant and completely washable with a low sheen level of 15%.
Little Greene's Intelligent Gloss is a water based tough, quick drying, high sheen finish suitable for interior and exterior woodwork, plaster walls and primed metals. A popular choice for front doors, Intelligent Gloss reflects light and provides a distinctive high-gloss finish with a gloss level of 85%. This environmentally-friendly paint is fully washable and is particularly functional in rooms which need to be cleaned frequently, such as kitchens and bathrooms.
Little Greene’s Intelligent ASP is an all surface primer for use as a primer on all wood, metal and most building plastics including PVC frames and doors. It has a quick drying time and is recoatable in three to four hours. Intelligent ASP is virtually odourless in application with low VOC. This paint is child safe, environmentally friendly, robust and durable. Use Intelligent ASP (All Surface Primer) as a water-based single primer and undercoat. Suitable for interior and exterior surfaces.
Little Greene's Intelligent Masonry paint is suitable for use on brickwork, new render, cement blockwork and existing exterior paint finishes. Intelligent Masonry Paint is designed to last up to 15 years on exterior walls before re-painting is required. When applied correctly, the superior, water-based paint dries quickly to a smooth matt finish. Dirt and water resistant, containing anti-fungal and anti-ageing technology.
Why not try the paint colour first by ordering a paint sample? The Little Greene Sample Pots are easy to apply and will provide you with a true representation of what the colour will look like in your home.
Please note we are unable to accept returns of Little Greene paint as each tin is tinted to order. We advise purchasing a paint sample pot of your chosen colour prior to purchasing larger quantities. While we have done our utmost to showcase the colours on screen to their true colour, unfortunately, screens do not accurately represent paint colours as they will appear in your home.