Sherwin Williams Simple White SW 7021

Let’s dive into a full Simple White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7021. Find out if this gorgeous warm 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 7021
Color name:Simple White
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well

What are Sherwin Williams Simple White undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

223, 217, 210

Is Sherwin Williams Simple White SW 7021 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7021 Simple White HSL code: 32, 17%, 85%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Simple White:

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

Simple White SW 7021 vs Nonchalant White SW 6161

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

Sherwin Williams Simple White SW 7021 vs Sherwin Williams Nonchalant White SW 6161Open Simple White SW 7021
LRV: 69.82%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71.83%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Simple White SW 7021 vs Dreamy White SW 6021

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

Sherwin Williams Simple White SW 7021 vs Sherwin Williams Dreamy White SW 6021Open Simple White SW 7021
LRV: 69.82%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.89%
Light color
Temperature: warm