SW 9671

Sherwin Williams Serendipity

Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Serendipity paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9671. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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 9671
Color name:Serendipity
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Classic + Collected

Serendipity for 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 cool Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Serendipity

Serendipity SW 9671 has an LRV of 83.67% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 83.67% 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.

What are Sherwin Williams Serendipity undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

233, 237, 231

Is Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 100° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9671 Serendipity HSL code: 100, 14%, 92%

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 Grey 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 Serendipity:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 9671 Serendipity

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 9671 Serendipity

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

Serendipity SW 9671 vs White Sand SW 9582

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671 vs Sherwin Williams White Sand SW 9582Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671
LRV: 83.67%
White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 84.05%
White color
Temperature: warm

Serendipity SW 9671 vs Winsome Grey SW 9624

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671 vs Sherwin Williams Winsome Grey SW 9624Sherwin Williams Serendipity SW 9671
LRV: 83.67%
White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 80.99%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#e9ede7copy color code
RGB Decimal233, 237, 231copy color code
RGB Percent91.37%, 92.94%, 90.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 100° Saturation: 2.53% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(100, 14, 92)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.69 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 2.53 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 235.12 I: -0.456 Q: -2.713copy color code
XYZX: 78.309 Y: 83.661 Z: 87.602copy color code
CIE LabL:93.303 a:-2.4 b:2.439copy color code
CIE LuvL:93.303 u:-1.919 v:4.157copy color code
Decimal15330791copy color code
Hunter lab91.467, -7.245, 7.241copy color code
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