SW 6693

Sherwin Williams Lily

Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Lily paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6693. 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.

Color code:SW 6693
Color name:Lily
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Lily 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Lily

Lily SW 6693 has an LRV of 80.52% 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 80.52% 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 Lily undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Lily 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

243, 232, 194

Is Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 47° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6693 Lily HSL code: 47, 67%, 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.

  • 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 Lily:

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

Lily SW 6693 vs Tea Light SW 7681

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

Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693 vs Sherwin Williams Tea Light SW 7681Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693
LRV: 80.52%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.15%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Lily SW 6693 vs Buff SW 7683

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693 vs Sherwin Williams Buff SW 7683Sherwin Williams Lily SW 6693
LRV: 80.52%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.22%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f3e8c2copy color code
RGB Decimal243, 232, 194copy color code
RGB Percent95.29%, 90.98%, 76.08%copy color code
HSVHue: 47° Saturation: 20.16% Value: 95.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(47, 67, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.53 Yellow: 20.16 Key: 4.71copy color code
YIQY: 230.957 I: 18.766 Q: -9.499copy color code
XYZX: 75.555 Y: 80.664 Z: 62.614copy color code
CIE LabL:91.982 a:-2.265 b:19.86copy color code
CIE LuvL:91.982 u:8.71 v:29.177copy color code
Decimal15984834copy color code
Hunter lab89.813, -7.011, 21.535copy color code
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