SW 6396

Sherwin Williams Different Gold

Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Different Gold paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6396. 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:Different Gold SW 6396
Color code:SW 6396
Color name:Different Gold
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2016 Mas Amor Por Favor

Different Gold for bedroom

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  • Sherwin Williams Different Gold 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 Different Gold

Different Gold SW 6396 has an LRV of 32.05% 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 32.05% 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 Different Gold undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#BC934D

RGB code:

188, 147, 77

Is Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6396 Different Gold HSL code: 38, 45%, 52%

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 Different Gold:

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

Different Gold SW 6396 vs Peristyle Brass SW 0043

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396 vs Sherwin Williams Peristyle Brass SW 0043Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396
LRV: 32.05%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 29.75%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Different Gold SW 6396 vs Eastlake Gold SW 0009

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396 vs Sherwin Williams Eastlake Gold SW 0009Sherwin Williams Different Gold SW 6396
LRV: 32.05%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 31.6%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#bc934dcopy color code
RGB Decimal188, 147, 77copy color code
RGB Percent73.73%, 57.65%, 30.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 59.04% Value: 73.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 45, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 21.81 Yellow: 59.04 Key: 26.27copy color code
YIQY: 151.279 I: 46.926 Q: -13.111copy color code
XYZX: 32.514 Y: 32.097 Z: 11.502copy color code
CIE LabL:63.423 a:7.348 b:42.392copy color code
CIE LuvL:63.423 u:32.389 v:48.107copy color code
Decimal12358477copy color code
Hunter lab56.654, 3.297, 27.621copy color code
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