SW 6263

Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum

Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Exclusive Plum paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6263. Find out if this gorgeous cold purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Exclusive Plum SW 6263
Color code:SW 6263
Color name:Exclusive Plum
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Curiosity, Independence

Exclusive Plum 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Exclusive Plum

Exclusive Plum SW 6263 has an LRV of 16.37% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 16.37% 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 Exclusive Plum undertones?

Purple is Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

115, 111, 120

Is Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 267° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6263 Exclusive Plum HSL code: 267, 4%, 45%

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 Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple 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 Exclusive Plum:

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

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.

Color comparison

Exclusive Plum SW 6263 vs Foggy Day SW 6235

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263 vs Sherwin Williams Foggy Day SW 6235Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263
LRV: 16.37%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 19.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Exclusive Plum SW 6263 vs Wall Street SW 7665

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263 vs Sherwin Williams Wall Street SW 7665Sherwin Williams Exclusive Plum SW 6263
LRV: 16.37%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.89%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#736f78copy color code
RGB Decimal115, 111, 120copy color code
RGB Percent45.10%, 43.53%, 47.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 267° Saturation: 7.5% Value: 47.06%copy color code
HSLhsl(267, 4, 45)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.17 Magenta: 7.5 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 52.94copy color code
YIQY: 113.222 I: -0.508 Q: 3.647copy color code
XYZX: 16.144 Y: 16.37 Z: 20.073copy color code
CIE LabL:47.456 a:3.386 b:-4.422copy color code
CIE LuvL:47.456 u:1.704 v:-6.582copy color code
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Hunter lab40.46, 0.42, -1.094copy color code
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