Sherwin Williams Avocado SW 2861

Color code:SW 2861
Color name:Avocado
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Suburban Modern (1950s), Historic Exterior Color Wall

The rich green hue of Sherwin Williams SW 2861 Avocado adds depth and sophistication to any space. This color pairs beautifully with neutral tones like SW 7006 Extra White and SW 7036 Accessible Beige, creating a balanced and harmonious palette. For a bold and contemporary look, consider combining SW 2861 Avocado with SW 7070 Site White and SW 6258 Tricorn Black. The versatility of this color allows for endless design possibilities, from modern to traditional interiors. Experience the timeless elegance of Avocado in your home today.

Sherwin Williams SW 2861 on kitchen cabinets

Avocado Kitchen Cabinets
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Avocado Kitchen Cabinets
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Avocado Kitchen Cabinets
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Avocado 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 Avocado reviews

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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.

What are Sherwin Williams Avocado undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Avocado 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#857C5D

RGB code:

133, 124, 93

Is Sherwin Williams Avocado SW 2861 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 2861 Avocado HSL code: 46, 18%, 44%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Avocado:

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.

Lighter shades

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.

Color comparison

Avocado SW 2861 vs Country Tweed SW 9519

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Sherwin Williams Avocado SW 2861 vs Sherwin Williams Country Tweed SW 9519Open Avocado SW 2861
LRV: 20.22%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 19.99%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm