Sherwin Williams Alyssum SW 6589 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Alyssum paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6589. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Alyssum SW 6589
Color code:SW 6589
Color name:Alyssum
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Inbe Tweens, Living Well

Alyssum for bedroom

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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum bedroom
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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Alyssum for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum japandi interior
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Pink color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6589 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 6589 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Sherwin Williams Alyssum reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Alyssum living room
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Sherwin Williams Alyssum undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Alyssum undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#F2D5D7

RGB code:

242, 213, 215

Is Sherwin Williams Alyssum SW 6589 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 356° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6589 Alyssum HSL code: 356, 53%, 89%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Sherwin Williams Alyssum:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Sherwin Williams SW 6589 Alyssum

Color comparison

Alyssum SW 6589 vs Lotus Petal SW 9697

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Sherwin Williams Alyssum SW 6589 vs Sherwin Williams Lotus Petal SW 9697Open Alyssum SW 6589
LRV: 71.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 76.69%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Alyssum SW 6589 vs Lighthearted Pink SW 6568

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Sherwin Williams Alyssum SW 6589 vs Sherwin Williams Lighthearted Pink SW 6568Open Alyssum SW 6589
LRV: 71.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.76%
Light color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Alyssum

Alyssum SW 6589 has an LRV of 71.12% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 71.12% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

Color codes

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HEX#f2d5d7copy color code
RGB Decimal242, 213, 215copy color code
RGB Percent94.90%, 83.53%, 84.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 356° Saturation: 11.98% Value: 94.9%copy color code
HSLhsl(356, 53, 89)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.98 Yellow: 11.16 Key: 5.1copy color code
YIQY: 221.899 I: 16.638 Q: 6.757copy color code
XYZX: 72.676 Y: 71.374 Z: 74.22copy color code
CIE LabL:87.666 a:10.379 b:2.72copy color code
CIE LuvL:87.666 u:17.077 v:2.206copy color code
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Hunter lab84.483, 5.709, 7.051copy color code
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