SW 6469

Sherwin Williams Dewy

Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dewy paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6469. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Dewy SW 6469
Color code:SW 6469
Color name:Dewy
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Dewy for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Dewy bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Dewy bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Dewy 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Dewy

Dewy SW 6469 has an LRV of 72.94% and refers to Off-White 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 72.94% 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 Dewy undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#D6E1D8

RGB code:

214, 225, 216

Is Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 131° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6469 Dewy HSL code: 131, 15%, 86%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Dewy:

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 6469 Dewy

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 6469 Dewy

Color comparison

Dewy SW 6469 vs Green Trance SW 6462

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469 vs Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469
LRV: 72.94%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 75.38%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Dewy SW 6469 vs Mint Condition SW 6743

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

Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469 vs Sherwin Williams Mint Condition SW 6743Sherwin Williams Dewy SW 6469
LRV: 72.94%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 73.03%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

FormatCode
HEX#d6e1d8copy color code
RGB Decimal214, 225, 216copy color code
RGB Percent83.92%, 88.24%, 84.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 131° Saturation: 4.89% Value: 88.24%copy color code
HSLhsl(131, 15, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.89 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 4.0 Key: 11.76copy color code
YIQY: 220.685 I: -3.663 Q: -5.128copy color code
XYZX: 67.048 Y: 73.104 Z: 75.525copy color code
CIE LabL:88.497 a:-5.324 b:3.127copy color code
CIE LuvL:88.497 u:-5.661 v:5.679copy color code
Decimal14082520copy color code
Hunter lab85.501, -9.65, 7.478copy color code