SW 9013

Sherwin Williams Olden Amber

Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Olden Amber paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9013. 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:Olden Amber SW 9013
Color code:SW 9013
Color name:Olden Amber
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Olden Amber for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Olden Amber bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Olden Amber 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 Olden Amber

Olden Amber SW 9013 has an LRV of 53.02% 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 53.02% 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 Olden Amber undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

238, 183, 107

Is Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9013 Olden Amber HSL code: 35, 79%, 68%

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 Olden Amber:

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

Olden Amber SW 9013 vs Overjoy SW 6689

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013 vs Sherwin Williams Overjoy SW 6689Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013
LRV: 53.02%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57.7%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Olden Amber SW 9013 vs Quilt Gold SW 6696

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013 vs Sherwin Williams Quilt Gold SW 6696Sherwin Williams Olden Amber SW 9013
LRV: 53.02%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57.65%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#eeb76bcopy color code
RGB Decimal238, 183, 107copy color code
RGB Percent93.33%, 71.76%, 41.96%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 55.04% Value: 93.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 79, 68)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 23.11 Yellow: 55.04 Key: 6.67copy color code
YIQY: 190.781 I: 57.197 Q: -12.017copy color code
XYZX: 54.85 Y: 53.109 Z: 21.268copy color code
CIE LabL:77.94 a:11.365 b:45.921copy color code
CIE LuvL:77.94 u:42.416 v:54.595copy color code
Decimal15644523copy color code
Hunter lab72.876, 6.813, 33.71copy color code
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