Sherwin Williams Revel Blue SW 6530 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Revel Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6530. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Revel Blue SW 6530
Color code:SW 6530
Color name:Revel Blue
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Revel Blue for bedroom

  • Revel Blue Bedroom Accent Wall
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  • Revel Blue Bedroom Accent Wall
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  • Revel Blue Bedroom Accent Wall
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  • Revel Blue Bedroom Accent Wall
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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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Revel Blue for living room

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6530 for bathroom

  • Sw Revel Blue Bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue Bathroom
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  • Sw Revel Blue Bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue Bathroom
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  • Sw Revel Blue Bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue Bathroom
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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 6530 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sw Revel Blue Kitchen Island
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  • Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Sw Revel Blue Kitchen Island
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  • Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Sw Revel Blue Kitchen Island
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  • Kitchen Cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Revel Blue for exterior

  • Sw 6530 Front Door
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  • Sw 6530 Front Door
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  • Sw 6530 Front Door
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  • Sw 6530 Front Door
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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 Revel Blue reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue accent wall color
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  • Sw 6530 Painted Furniture
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  • Revel Blue Front Door
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  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue accent wall color
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  • Sw 6530 Painted Furniture
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  • Revel Blue Front Door
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  • Sherwin Williams Revel Blue accent wall color
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  • Sw 6530 Painted Furniture
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  • Revel Blue Front Door
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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 Revel Blue undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Revel Blue 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:

#4C6B8A

RGB code:

76, 107, 138

Is Sherwin Williams Revel Blue SW 6530 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 210° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6530 Revel Blue HSL code: 210, 29%, 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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 Revel Blue:

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.

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6530 Revel Blue

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

Revel Blue SW 6530 vs St. Bart's SW 7614

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Sherwin Williams Revel Blue SW 6530 vs Sherwin Williams St. Bart's SW 7614Open Revel Blue SW 6530
LRV: 13.76%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 18.36%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Revel Blue SW 6530 vs Inky Blue SW 9149

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 Revel Blue SW 6530 vs Sherwin Williams Inky Blue SW 9149Open Revel Blue SW 6530
LRV: 13.76%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 15.4%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Revel Blue

Revel Blue SW 6530 has an LRV of 13.76% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 13.76% 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

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HEX#4c6b8acopy color code
RGB Decimal76, 107, 138copy color code
RGB Percent29.80%, 41.96%, 54.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 210° Saturation: 44.93% Value: 54.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(210, 29, 42)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 44.93 Magenta: 22.46 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 45.88copy color code
YIQY: 101.265 I: -28.435 Q: 3.09copy color code
XYZX: 12.824 Y: 13.886 Z: 26.042copy color code
CIE LabL:44.069 a:-2.472 b:-20.58copy color code
CIE LuvL:44.069 u:-15.137 v:-29.046copy color code
Decimal5008266copy color code
Hunter lab37.264, -3.784, -15.351copy color code
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