Hermès Bag Colours 101
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Hermès Bag Colours 101

by HULA on Jul 02, 2021

[caption id="attachment_14462" align="aligncenter" width="871"] Hermès colour list compiled and written by Alysha Lai[/caption]

Hermès bags go far beyond their signature colours -- Classic Orange, Rouge Hermès, Caramel and Noir. From the latest colours from their most updated collection to auction houses' fave Hermès bag colours, read on for an encyclopedia of the many artisanal colours of the brand's holy grail leather bags. 

   

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Hermes 2021 Collection Colours

Rose Shocking A shocking pink with cool undertone Rose Sakura Light pink, similar to that of Sakura Rose Confetti [Investment Colour] A creamy peachy colour which is highly sought after Framboise A purply fuchsia colour Rouge Sellier A dark red brown with purple undertones
     
Jaune bourgeon A light muted lime with a yellow undertone Vert jade A jade green colour      
 

Hermès 2020 Collection Colours

Bronze Dore A shade to mimic the warm tone of metallic bronze Sesame A light brown colour with warm undertones Vert Maquis Greyish green Vert Criquet [Investment Colour] A summery pastel green Blue Brume A light baby blue colour
   
Rose Mexico A bewitching blue rose (rose bleute envoutant) Rose Texas An orange or dark coral pink Blue frida Cobalt-blue    

Hermès 2019 Collection Colours

Rouge coeur A bright red Beige de weimar creamy grey beige Nata White tan shade Jaune de naples A neutral primary yellow Vert bosphore A dark turquoise
Vert amande A soft hue that effortlessly blends green and grey Vert rousseau A blackish green with hints of blue Blue du nord Medium blue, between Celeste and Bleu Atoll on the colour palette Deep blue Dark blue with white undertones Blue outremer A deep blue, ultramarine

Hermès 2018 Collection Colours

Rose d'ete Peachy Pink Magnolia A bright stunning pink. A lighter tone of pink, less purple in comparison to Rose Pourpre Apricot Apricot orange Jaune ambre A bright and sunny yellow Vert cypres Black emerald colour
   
Blue zellige Bright eye catching blue Blue encre A dark blue with a purple tending undertone    

Hermès 2017 Collection Colours

Gris Asphalt Darker brown compared to Gris T. With cooler undertone Rose Extreme A deeper hot pink shade with a hint of peach colour Rose Purple A bold pink and darker in purple than Magnolia Vert vertigo A classic true green

Neutral Hermès Colours

 Noir [Investment Colour] Classic Black Gold [Investment Colour] Classic gold colour Himalaya Matte niloticus crocodile skin Himalaya Grey  Matte niloticus crocodile skin Blanc White
Béton Matt alligator crocodile skin Gris Perle Pearl Grey Ombre Ombre - Natural lizard skin Gris Tourterelle A light brown with slight cool undertone Gris Asphalt Darker brown compared to Gris T. With cooler undertone
Grioret Grey shade with a slight red undertone Étoupe [Investment Colour] Medium to light chocolate shade of brown Taupe Classic Hermès brown shade with grey undertone Ètain [Investment Colour] Almost light brown shade of grey Mousse Ostrich leather in grey with pink understone
Gris Mouette Light cool grey with light blue undertone Gris Agate Ostrich leather in light grey with purple undertone Gris Paris Crocodile leather in cool grey Gris Foncé Lizard skin Grey leather with green undertone Dalmatien 102 [Rare] Rare Dalmatian buffalo skipper leather in grey
Vert Gris Grey with green undertones Graphite Dark grey with blue tones Plomb  Lead grey Ardoise Graphite with a slight tint of green Prunior A deep dark purple
 

Pinks & Peaches Hermès Colours

Rose Eglantine Very light peachy pink colour (similar to that of a peachy skintone) Rose Dragée Very light pink with cool undertone Rose Sakura Light pink, similar to that of Sakura Mauve Sylvestre Cool pink shade Pink A pure bright bubblegum pink
Fuchsia Fuchsia ostrich leather Rose Confetti [Investment Colour] A creamy peachy colour which is highly sought after Rose Lipstick [VIP Investment Colour] An almost hot pink peachy colour Rose d'ete Peachy Pink Rose Azalee A slightly deeper pink shade than Rose d'ete
Rose Tyrien A hot pink shade Rose Extreme A deeper hot pink shade with a hint of peach colour Framboise A purply fuchsia colour Rose Mexico A bewitching blue rose (rose bleute envoutant) Rose Shocking A shocking pink with cool undertone
Magnolia A bright stunning pink. A lighter tone of pink, less purple in comparison to Rose Pourpre Rose Purple A bold pink and darker in purple than Magnolia Rose Scheherazade A deep pink with a tint of purple Tosca A deep pink with mauve undertone Bois de Rose Shade of mauve with pink undertone
Terre Cuite Light rose pink ostrich leather Crevette A neutral colour with pink and salmon undertones. Flamingo A sherbet pink, a cuteness of pastel colour and classic Rose Candy a light salmon colour with peach undertones Rose The Laiton (Rose Tea) A light peachy colour
Rosy A romantic combination of pink, orange and red Blush A muted blush pink Rose Jaipur A neutral pink with a blend of red Bougainvillier A bright crimson shade, peachy and slightly pink Rose Texas An orange or dark coral pink

Red Hermès Colours

Rouge pivoine Resembles a bright red peony in full bloom Rouge indien Red with orange and salmon undertones Rouge tomate A tomato red colour Rouge coeur A bright red Geranium A deep and vibrant Geranium red colour
Braise Rouge Red Rouge moyen A deep candy apple red with blue undertones, darker than Rouge Vif or Rouge Garance, but slightly lighter than Rouge Hermès Rouge casaque A slightly darker than Rouge Tomate Rouge piment A deep red with subtle pink undertones Vermillon A bright red, similar to a tomato color with orange undertones
Rouge venitienne A Venetian red with pastel and white undertones Rouge vif A bright cherry or lipstick red with raspberry pink undertones Rouge duchesse Pastel red with orange undertones Ruby A bold and lustrous ruby colour with pink undertones Rouge grenat A deep red with cool undertones
Rouge garance A bright red with raspberry pink undertones Rouge imperial Brown with dark red and purple undertones Rouge H A elegant dark red with a hint of brown, verging on burgundy Bourgogne [Investment Colour] Brown with burgundy undertones, an extremely rare exotic piece Bordeaux A wine red colour
Rouge Sellier A dark red brown with purple undertones

 Brown and Orange Hermès Colours

Sienne A dark brick red colour Cuivre [Investment Colour] A rare hue of copper brown Brique Brick Red Marron Beige with copper undertones Marron fonce A dark brown bordering on a wine red color
Moka A very dark brown with slight hint of purple undertones Noisette Brown with pink undertones Fauve A golden brown Cigare A medium brown with slightly white undertones Marron d'Inde Rich chestnut colour
Alezan A light red-brown chestnut colour Oregano Brown with green and earthy undertones Toundra A off-grey shade of brown, very light Etrusque A terracotta brick color Cognac A light and subtle brown
Brulee A pale rich caramel brown colour Elephant grey A warm, Merlot gray with an oaky undertone Havane Deep reddish brown Terre Orange Brown Miel A deep honey brown on shiny porosus crocodile leather
Ecorce Tree bark brown, smokey and woody Chocolat rich and warm in tone, similar color to chocolate Cacao A deep and dark chocolate brown Cafe A dark brown, bordering on black Ebene A deep and dark brown with white undertones
Macassar A dark brown/ black colour with yellow, orange and red undertones Cocaon A chocolate brown, almost maroon in tone Ecru Unbleached linen, a grayish yellow that is greener and paler than chamois or old ivory Mango A pale yellowish orange Feu A fiery orange, a passionate and dazzling combination of orange and red
Orange Poppy A deep orange with pink undertones Capucine A vibrant rouge-orange Terre battue Warm clay brown Sanguine Blood orange Potiron Orange A slightly bright orange with brown undertones. Appears darker on Chevre leather and brighter on Togo leather
Classic Orange A bright tangerine, a classic Hermès color Pain d' epice Shiny gingerbread orange Tangerine Orange A lovely light shade of orange, slightly lighter than Classic Orange Apricot Apricot orange Moutarde Mustard Yellow

Yellow and Beige Hermès Colours

Cardamome light green with soft yellow undertones Curry Subtly more vibrant than traditional tan Paille Pale soufflet Caramel Saffron A dark yellow with brown undertones Natural A coffee brown color
   
Natural sable A slightly darker than Natural Sesame A light mix of orange and brown with yellow undertones Toffee A mixture of orange and brown with red undertones. Caramel A wonderful light caramel color Kraft A warm and rich shade of brown
Bronze Dore A shade to mimic the warm tone of metallic bronze Beige de weimar A creamy grey beige Ficelle Honey-coloured beige Craie Chalk white colour with grey undertones Nata White tan shade
Vanille A rich tint of off-white Parchemin A pink-toned cream Beige A pale sandy fawn color, a grayish tan Argile Sandstone colour Blanc casse White with light orange, yellow and green undertones
Trench Light khaki beige with green undertones Poussiere Cream with a green undertone Tabac camel A light brown color, similar to cigar leaves Ocre A creamy clay and sandy colour, with yellow and brown undertones Jaune poussin [Rare] A soft pale yellow
Soufre A bright, happy, sulphur yellow Lime A bright yellow-green Jaune de naples A neutral primary yellow Mimosa A warm golden yellow Soleil A muted light yellow-beige
Cumin A light brownish-yellow Jaune A baby yellow Jaune ambre A bright and sunny yellow Naturel buton d'or A pale mustard yellow Jaune d'or A very light shade of orange

Green Hermès Colours

Jaune bourgeon A light muted lime with a yellow undertone Vert d'eau A pale sage green Vert Criquet [Investment Colour] A summery pastel green Apple green A light and playful green Kiwi [Investment Colour] A light, kiwi shade of green
Anis green Bright green, similar to an apple colour Pelouse A dark, ‘moss’ green colour Vert benghal Forrest green Cactus A light green, similar in shade to the spikes on a cactus Menthe A dark mint green
Bambou A deep green like a bamboo plant Vert verone A deep green with blue undertones Vert jade A jade green colour Vert vertigo A classic true green Malachite Deep green
Vert bosphore A dark turquoise Sauge Grey with green undertones Lichen Grayish-green Canopee Army green Olive green Dark and rich in colour, same shade as olives
Vert veronese Dark army green Vert Maquis Greyish green Vert amande A soft hue that effortlessly blends green and grey Vert anglais Deep British green Vert Classic green
 
Vert fonce Dark forest green Vert rousseau A blackish green with hints of blue Vert cypres Black emerald colour  

Blue and Purple Hermès Colours

Blue Brume A light baby blue colour Blue pale A light grey with pale blue/ periwinkle undertones Blue glacier Grey with cool undertones Blue lin A dusty grey blue Blue zephyr A light turquoise blue colour
Blue atoll A mixture of cyan and teal Blue Saint-Cyr A light blue with a hint of teal Aqua A sea blue Lagon A blue green cayn Blue paon Peacock blue
Celeste A light turquoise blue color Blue aztec A bright blue with a hint of green Blue du nord Medium blue, between Celeste and Bleu Atoll on the colour palette Turquoise blue A light blue-green Blue paradise Pale dusty blue with lilac undertones
Blue hydra Pale cyan blue Blue zanzibar A bright blue with hints of turquoise green that evokes the Indian Ocean Blue frida Cobalt-blue Blue zellige Bright eye catching blue Ciel Medium light shade of blue
Blue Jean A sky blue, can be bright or pale depending on leather Azur Halfway between blue and cyan Cobalt A calm royal blue Blue izmir Blue with green undertones Mykonos Greek Blue, Blue with white undertones
Blue Brighton A light blue with white undertones Blue agate Bright light blue with white and brown undertones Blue thalassa A grey blue with turquoise undertones Blue de galice A dark blue with turquoise undertones Blue electric An electric bright blue
Deep blue Dark blue with white undertones Blue de malte Blue with a colder undertone Blue saphir A bright ‘electric’ blue Blue encre A dark blue with a purple tending undertone Blue roy Indigo blue
Blue iris A deep, vivid blue with a dash of purple Blue orage A blue with light orange undertones Blue tempete A  dusky blue shade Blue outremer A deep blue, ultramarine Colvert A blue with a green undertone. The colour found on the nape of a duck's neck, colvert translates as “mallard”.
Blue de presse A deep pure blue Denim fonce Blue Denim Blue obscurs A dark blue Blue nuit A true navy blue Blue royale A deep vivid blue
Blue indigo A dark navy blue Blue marine A deep, pure, marine aqua-blue with a gorgeous deep-water undertone Blue abysse Charcoal blue Blue ocean A dark blue turquoise Blue petrole A greyish blue colour, tinted with green
Crocus A deep bright purple Iris A very deep purple with dark blue undertones Ultraviolet a bright deep and dark purple Amethyst A strong reddish purple or purple Raisin A bright dark purple, lighter than violet
Lilas A light shade of purple, white undertones Parme A delicate, powdery blue-purple Violet A bright purple, darker than raisin Anemone A pale purple Cassis A very deep purple
Prune A dark and warm purple, similar to the colour of prunes Glycine A neutral colour with a light purple undertone Cyclamen A mixture of pink and lavender Aubergine A dark, brownish-purple hue