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uk spec cream leather

I've seen a few cars on autotrader that say cream leather but I couldn't see cream leather as a MB option on some photos it looks like alpaca grey and I wondered if it was alpaca or was there a cream option?
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What MB calls cream is probably beige.

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What MB calls cream is probably beige.
Thanks for that but there is actully a beige colour listed, MB call it orient beige and it is quite a bit darker so I don't think its beige, but I can't imagine anyone calling a very light grey colour cream!
I have seen a car advertised with a designo cream interior but that could have been a spcial order, but I can't see a cream option on the MB list.
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There are two "beiges" listed by MB for Canadian SLK's - "orient beige", which is a VERY light colour, and a darker "natural beige". Now what these shades might be called in other markets, what with MB's crazy habit of naming the same colour differently depending on destination, is anyone's guess.
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Yeah, I have a very light beige color in the C, I think it's called "Mushroom" - it's not too bad, but a right pain to keep clean...



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