Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow SW 6680

Official color page:Friendly Yellow SW 6680
Color code:SW 6680
Color name:Friendly Yellow
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Teen Space, Living Well, 2016 Mas Amor Por Favor

Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow paint color is light and strong yellow, it feels muted or subdued in the space, but also vibrant. It is an unusual white paint color that feels so much muted, subdued as well as vibrant if used in a space. It's not too light or too heavy or textural – this is the perfect medium to light yellow for your space.

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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.

What are Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

245, 224, 177

Is Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow SW 6680 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6680 Friendly Yellow HSL code: 41, 77%, 83%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Friendly Yellow:

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

Color comparison

Friendly Yellow SW 6680 vs They call it Mellow SW 9015

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow SW 6680 vs Sherwin Williams They call it Mellow SW 9015Open Friendly Yellow SW 6680
LRV: 75.87%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.1%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Friendly Yellow SW 6680 vs Honeypot SW 9663

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow SW 6680 vs Sherwin Williams Honeypot SW 9663Open Friendly Yellow SW 6680
LRV: 75.87%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 74.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm