Sherwin Williams Rave Red SW 6608

Let’s dive into a full Rave Red paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6608. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Rave Red SW 6608
Color code:SW 6608
Color name:Rave Red
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2017 Unbounded

What are Sherwin Williams Rave Red undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#A13B34

RGB code:

161, 59, 52

Is Sherwin Williams Rave Red SW 6608 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 4° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6608 Rave Red HSL code: 4, 51%, 42%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Rave Red:

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

Rave Red SW 6608 vs Tanager SW 6601

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Sherwin Williams Rave Red SW 6608 vs Sherwin Williams Tanager SW 6601Open Rave Red SW 6608
LRV: 11%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.98%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Rave Red SW 6608 vs Brick Paver SW 7599

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Sherwin Williams Rave Red SW 6608 vs Sherwin Williams Brick Paver SW 7599Open Rave Red SW 6608
LRV: 11%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.1%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm