SW 9067

Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac

Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Forever Lilac paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9067. 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:Forever Lilac SW 9067
Color code:SW 9067
Color name:Forever Lilac
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Forever Lilac 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Forever Lilac

Forever Lilac SW 9067 has an LRV of 40.15% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 40.15% 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 Forever Lilac undertones?

Purple is Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#AFA5C7

RGB code:

175, 165, 199

Is Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 258° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9067 Forever Lilac HSL code: 258, 23%, 71%

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 Forever Lilac:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 9067 Forever Lilac

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

Forever Lilac SW 9067 vs Obi Lilac SW 6556

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067 vs Sherwin Williams Obi Lilac SW 6556Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067
LRV: 40.15%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 38.71%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Forever Lilac SW 9067 vs Magical SW 6829

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

Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067 vs Sherwin Williams Magical SW 6829Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067
LRV: 40.15%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 46.38%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#afa5c7copy color code
RGB Decimal175, 165, 199copy color code
RGB Percent68.63%, 64.71%, 78.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 258° Saturation: 17.09% Value: 78.04%copy color code
HSLhsl(258, 23, 71)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 12.06 Magenta: 17.09 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 21.96copy color code
YIQY: 171.866 I: -4.967 Q: 12.696copy color code
XYZX: 41.44 Y: 40.148 Z: 59.583copy color code
CIE LabL:69.574 a:10.283 b:-16.046copy color code
CIE LuvL:69.574 u:3.362 v:-26.212copy color code
Decimal11511239copy color code
Hunter lab63.362, 5.86, -11.401copy color code
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