SW 6788

Sherwin Williams Capri

Sherwin Williams Capri SW 6788 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Capri paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6788. 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:Capri SW 6788
Color code:SW 6788
Color name:Capri
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Intrinsic

Capri for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Capri bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Capri for living room

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6788 for bathroom

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

SW 6788 on kitchen cabinets

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

Sherwin Williams Capri reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Capri wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri kitchen review
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Capri 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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LRV of Capri

Capri SW 6788 has an LRV of 28.45% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 28.45% 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 Capri undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Capri 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:

#01A0B8

RGB code:

1, 160, 184

Is Sherwin Williams Capri SW 6788 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 188° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6788 Capri HSL code: 188, 99%, 36%

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 Capri:

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

Color comparison

Capri SW 6788 vs Surfer SW 6946

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Capri SW 6788 vs Sherwin Williams Surfer SW 6946Open Capri SW 6788
LRV: 28.45%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 28.76%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Capri SW 6788 vs Dynamic Blue SW 6958

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Sherwin Williams Capri SW 6788 vs Sherwin Williams Dynamic Blue SW 6958Open Capri SW 6788
LRV: 28.45%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 24.01%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#01a0b8copy color code
RGB Decimal1, 160, 184copy color code
RGB Percent0.39%, 62.75%, 72.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 188° Saturation: 99.46% Value: 72.16%copy color code
HSLhsl(188, 99, 36)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 99.46 Magenta: 13.04 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 27.84copy color code
YIQY: 115.195 I: -102.46 Q: -26.166copy color code
XYZX: 21.231 Y: 28.606 Z: 49.737copy color code
CIE LabL:60.432 a:-26.075 b:-22.249copy color code
CIE LuvL:60.432 u:-44.145 v:-30.57copy color code
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Hunter lab53.484, -22.742, -17.697copy color code
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