Sherwin Williams Balmy SW 6512

Let’s dive into a full Balmy paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6512. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Balmy SW 6512
Color code:SW 6512
Color name:Balmy
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, Precious Baby

Balmy for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Balmy bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy 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 cool Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Balmy for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Balmy living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Balmy living room
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Blue color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6512 for bathroom

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

What are Sherwin Williams Balmy undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Balmy 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:

#C5D8DE

RGB code:

197, 216, 222

Is Sherwin Williams Balmy SW 6512 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 194° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6512 Balmy HSL code: 194, 27%, 82%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Balmy:

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

Balmy SW 6512 vs Meander Blue SW 6484

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Sherwin Williams Balmy SW 6512 vs Sherwin Williams Meander Blue SW 6484Open Balmy SW 6512
LRV: 66.2%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 66.39%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Balmy SW 6512 vs Icelandic SW 6526

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Sherwin Williams Balmy SW 6512 vs Sherwin Williams Icelandic SW 6526Open Balmy SW 6512
LRV: 66.2%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 67.48%
Light color
Temperature: cold