Sherwin Williams Prelude SW 9620

Let’s dive into a full Prelude paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9620. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9620
Color name:Prelude
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Warm + Welcoming

Prelude for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Prelude for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Prelude living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 9620 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Prelude minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Dark real bathrooms.

What are Sherwin Williams Prelude undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Prelude 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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B

HEX value

HEX value:

#5B564F

RGB code:

91, 86, 79

Is Sherwin Williams Prelude SW 9620 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

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

SW 9620 Prelude HSL code: 35, 7%, 33%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Prelude:

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

Prelude SW 9620 vs Thunder Gray SW 7645

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

Sherwin Williams Prelude SW 9620 vs Sherwin Williams Thunder Gray SW 7645Open Prelude SW 9620
LRV: 9.45%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 8.81%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Prelude SW 9620 vs Roycroft Bronze Green SW 2846

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Sherwin Williams Prelude SW 9620 vs Sherwin Williams Roycroft Bronze Green SW 2846Open Prelude SW 9620
LRV: 9.45%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 8.85%
Dark color
Temperature: warm