Sherwin Williams Pale Pink SW 9696

Let’s dive into a full Pale Pink paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9696. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9696
Color name:Pale Pink
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Classic + Collected

What are Sherwin Williams Pale Pink undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Pale Pink 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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, 230, 222

Is Sherwin Williams Pale Pink SW 9696 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 30° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9696 Pale Pink HSL code: 30, 32%, 90%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Pale Pink:

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

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

Pale Pink SW 9696 vs Futon SW 7101

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Pale Pink SW 9696 vs Sherwin Williams Futon SW 7101Open Pale Pink SW 9696
LRV: 79.78%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.68%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Pale Pink SW 9696 vs Patient White SW 6301

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Pale Pink SW 9696 vs Sherwin Williams Patient White SW 6301Open Pale Pink SW 9696
LRV: 79.78%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.42%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm