SW 6022

Sherwin Williams Breathless

Sherwin Williams Breathless SW 6022 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Breathless paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6022. 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:Breathless SW 6022
Color code:SW 6022
Color name:Breathless
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, 2020 Mantra

Breathless for bedroom

  • Sw 6022 Wall Paint
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  • Sw Breathless Bedroom Paint
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  • Breathless Pink Bedroom
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  • Bedroom
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  • Breathless 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Sherwin Williams Breathless reviews

  • Sw 6022 Front Door
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  • Breathless Ceiling
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  • Sherwin Williams Breathless Bathroom
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  • Sw Breathless Nursery
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  • Sw Breathless Nursery
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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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LRV of Breathless

Breathless SW 6022 has an LRV of 56.69% 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 56.69% 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.

What are Sherwin Williams Breathless undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Breathless 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


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

214, 194, 190

Is Sherwin Williams Breathless SW 6022 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 10° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6022 Breathless HSL code: 10, 23%, 79%

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 Breathless:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6022 Breathless

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6022 Breathless

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

Breathless SW 6022 vs Angora SW 6036

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Breathless SW 6022 vs Sherwin Williams Angora SW 6036Open Breathless SW 6022
LRV: 56.69%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57.22%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Breathless SW 6022 vs Simplify Beige SW 6085

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Sherwin Williams Breathless SW 6022 vs Sherwin Williams Simplify Beige SW 6085Open Breathless SW 6022
LRV: 56.69%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 58.56%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d6c2becopy color code
RGB Decimal214, 194, 190copy color code
RGB Percent83.92%, 76.08%, 74.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 10° Saturation: 11.21% Value: 83.92%copy color code
HSLhsl(10, 23, 79)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 9.35 Yellow: 11.21 Key: 16.08copy color code
YIQY: 199.524 I: 13.203 Q: 2.986copy color code
XYZX: 56.316 Y: 56.598 Z: 56.659copy color code
CIE LabL:79.953 a:6.362 b:4.57copy color code
CIE LuvL:79.953 u:12.115 v:5.604copy color code
Decimal14074558copy color code
Hunter lab75.232, 1.963, 8.009copy color code
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