Sherwin Williams Butternut SW 6389

Let’s dive into a full Butternut paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6389. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Butternut SW 6389
Color code:SW 6389
Color name:Butternut
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Butternut for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut 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.

Butternut for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Butternut living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Yellow color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6389 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Butternut 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 Mid-tone real bathrooms.

What are Sherwin Williams Butternut undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Butternut 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:

#CC9B5C

RGB code:

204, 155, 92

Is Sherwin Williams Butternut SW 6389 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 34° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6389 Butternut HSL code: 34, 52%, 58%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Butternut:

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

Butternut SW 6389 vs Alchemy SW 6395

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Sherwin Williams Butternut SW 6389 vs Sherwin Williams Alchemy SW 6395Open Butternut SW 6389
LRV: 37.07%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.55%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Butternut SW 6389 vs Bosc Pear SW 6390

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

Sherwin Williams Butternut SW 6389 vs Sherwin Williams Bosc Pear SW 6390Open Butternut SW 6389
LRV: 37.07%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 31.78%
Medium color
Temperature: warm