Sherwin Williams Retreat SW 6207 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Retreat paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6207. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Retreat SW 6207
Color code:SW 6207
Color name:Retreat
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Rejuvenation - Spring/Summer 2022

Retreat for bedroom

  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @houseonwaverly
  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @the_cottagehost
  • Sw 6207 Bedroom Panelling
    Instagram @mydiycasita
  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @houseonwaverly
  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @the_cottagehost
  • Sw 6207 Bedroom Panelling
    Instagram @mydiycasita
  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @houseonwaverly
  • Sw Retreat Bedroom
    Instagram @the_cottagehost
  • Sw 6207 Bedroom Panelling
    Instagram @mydiycasita

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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Retreat for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Retreat living room color
    Instagram @deboeverinteriors
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat living room color
    Instagram @deboeverinteriors
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat living room color
    Instagram @deboeverinteriors
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sw 6207 Living Room Fireplace
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870

Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6207 for bathroom

  • Sw 6207 Bathroom
    Instagram @greyhousedesignco
  • Retreat Bathroom
    Instagram @casamacho
  • Retreat Bathroom
    Instagram @ourwillowhouse
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Bathroom
    Instagram @dianelang1

Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Dark real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 6207 on kitchen cabinets

  • Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @blissfuldecoranddesign
  • Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @hollingsworth_co
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @macfarland_painting
  • Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @blissfuldecoranddesign
  • Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @hollingsworth_co
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @macfarland_painting
  • Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @blissfuldecoranddesign
  • Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @hollingsworth_co
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Kitchen Cabinets
    Instagram @macfarland_painting

Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Retreat for exterior

  • Sw Retreat Exterior
    Instagram @archivalbungalow
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Exterior
    Instagram @ourheavenon7acres
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Exterior
    Instagram @archivalbungalow
  • Sw 6207 Exterior
    Instagram @archivalbungalow

Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Retreat reviews

  • Sw Retreat Children'S Room
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  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Kids' Room
    Instagram @stacy_ditch15
  • Sw 6207 Dining Room
    Instagram @bbrengel
  • Retreat Living Room
    Instagram @lifeinourcirca1870
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Accent Wall
    Instagram @breinerfarmandgardens
  • Sw 6207 Panelling
    Instagram @triple.pine.designs
  • Sw Retreat Cabinets
    Instagram @sbsdesignsatl
  • Sherwin Williams Retreat Accent Wall
    Instagram @houseonwaverly
  • Sw Retreat Review
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Sherwin Williams Retreat undertones?

Green is Sherwin Williams Retreat 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:

#7A8076

RGB code:

122, 128, 118

Is Sherwin Williams Retreat SW 6207 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 96° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6207 Retreat HSL code: 96, 4%, 48%

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.

  • Cool Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Retreat:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6207 Retreat

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

Retreat SW 6207 vs Rosemary SW 6187

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Sherwin Williams Retreat SW 6207 vs Sherwin Williams Rosemary SW 6187Open Retreat SW 6207
LRV: 20.87%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 13.56%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Retreat SW 6207 vs Evergreen Fog SW 9130

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

Sherwin Williams Retreat SW 6207 vs Sherwin Williams Evergreen Fog SW 9130Open Retreat SW 6207
LRV: 20.87%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 30.4%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Retreat SW 6207 vs Intrigue 1580

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Sherwin Williams Retreat SW 6207 vs Benjamin Moore Intrigue 1580Open Retreat SW 6207
LRV: 20.87%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 24.43%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Retreat

Retreat SW 6207 has an LRV of 20.87% and refers to Medium 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 20.87% 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.

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#7a8076copy color code
RGB Decimal122, 128, 118copy color code
RGB Percent47.84%, 50.20%, 46.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 96° Saturation: 7.81% Value: 50.2%copy color code
HSLhsl(96, 4, 48)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.69 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 7.81 Key: 49.8copy color code
YIQY: 125.066 I: -0.362 Q: -4.381copy color code
XYZX: 19.014 Y: 20.884 Z: 20.164copy color code
CIE LabL:52.822 a:-4.22 b:4.66copy color code
CIE LuvL:52.822 u:-2.879 v:7.009copy color code
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Hunter lab45.699, -5.703, 5.828copy color code
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