SW 6384

Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard

Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cut the Mustard paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6384. 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:Cut the Mustard SW 6384
Color code:SW 6384
Color name:Cut the Mustard
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2017 Unbounded, Rejuvenation - Fall/Winter 2022

Cut the Mustard 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Cut the Mustard

Cut the Mustard SW 6384 has an LRV of 26% 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 26.00% 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 Cut the Mustard undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#BA7F38

RGB code:

186, 127, 56

Is Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 33° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6384 Cut the Mustard HSL code: 33, 54%, 47%

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 Cut the Mustard:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6384 Cut the Mustard

Color comparison

Cut the Mustard SW 6384 vs Truepenny SW 6355

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384 vs Sherwin Williams Truepenny SW 6355Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384
LRV: 26%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 20.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Cut the Mustard SW 6384 vs Nankeen SW 6397

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384 vs Sherwin Williams Nankeen SW 6397Sherwin Williams Cut the Mustard SW 6384
LRV: 26%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.41%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#ba7f38copy color code
RGB Decimal186, 127, 56copy color code
RGB Percent72.94%, 49.80%, 21.96%copy color code
HSVHue: 33° Saturation: 69.89% Value: 72.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(33, 54, 47)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 31.72 Yellow: 69.89 Key: 27.06copy color code
YIQY: 136.547 I: 57.974 Q: -9.615copy color code
XYZX: 28.555 Y: 25.906 Z: 7.237copy color code
CIE LabL:57.948 a:16.136 b:46.482copy color code
CIE LuvL:57.948 u:47.028 v:47.415copy color code
Decimal12222264copy color code
Hunter lab50.898, 11.071, 27.198copy color code
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