SW 6580

Sherwin Williams Cerise

Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cerise paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6580. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Cerise SW 6580
Color code:SW 6580
Color name:Cerise
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Trendsetter

Cerise for 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Cerise

Cerise SW 6580 has an LRV of 9.65% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 9.65% 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 Cerise undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#99324E

RGB code:

153, 50, 78

Is Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 344° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6580 Cerise HSL code: 344, 51%, 40%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Cerise:

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.

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6580 Cerise

Color comparison

Cerise SW 6580 vs Valentine SW 6587

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580 vs Sherwin Williams Valentine SW 6587Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580
LRV: 9.65%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 11.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Cerise SW 6580 vs Forward Fuchsia SW 6842

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580 vs Sherwin Williams Forward Fuchsia SW 6842Sherwin Williams Cerise SW 6580
LRV: 9.65%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 9.3%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#99324ecopy color code
RGB Decimal153, 50, 78copy color code
RGB Percent60.00%, 19.61%, 30.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 344° Saturation: 67.32% Value: 60.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(344, 51, 40)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 67.32 Yellow: 49.02 Key: 40.0copy color code
YIQY: 83.989 I: 52.38 Q: 30.502copy color code
XYZX: 15.654 Y: 9.605 Z: 8.235copy color code
CIE LabL:37.125 a:45.084 b:7.014copy color code
CIE LuvL:37.125 u:68.36 v:0.179copy color code
Decimal10039886copy color code
Hunter lab30.993, 35.919, 5.94copy color code
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