SW 7104

Sherwin Williams Cotton White

Sherwin Williams Cotton White SW 7104 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cotton White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7104. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 7104
Color name:Cotton White
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2015 Chrysalis

Cotton White 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Cotton White

Cotton White SW 7104 has an LRV of 87.06% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 87.06% 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 Cotton White undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

247, 239, 227

Is Sherwin Williams Cotton White SW 7104 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7104 Cotton White HSL code: 36, 56%, 93%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Cotton White:

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 7104 Cotton White

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 7104 Cotton White

Color comparison

Cotton White SW 7104 vs Westhighland White SW 7566

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

Sherwin Williams Cotton White SW 7104 vs Sherwin Williams Westhighland White SW 7566Sherwin Williams Cotton White SW 7104
LRV: 87.06%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 85.81%
White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f7efe3copy color code
RGB Decimal247, 239, 227copy color code
RGB Percent96.86%, 93.73%, 89.02%copy color code
HSVHue: 36° Saturation: 8.1% Value: 96.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(36, 56, 93)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 3.24 Yellow: 8.1 Key: 3.14copy color code
YIQY: 240.024 I: 8.623 Q: -2.042copy color code
XYZX: 83.087 Y: 87.054 Z: 85.078copy color code
CIE LabL:94.761 a:0.662 b:6.756copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.761 u:5.299 v:10.1copy color code
Decimal16248803copy color code
Hunter lab93.303, -4.324, 11.248copy color code
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