SW 6177

Sherwin Williams Softened Green

Sherwin Williams Softened Green SW 6177 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Softened Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6177. Find out if this gorgeous warm 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:Softened Green SW 6177
Color code:SW 6177
Color name:Softened Green
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, Rejuvenation - Fall/Winter 2022

Sherwin Williams SW 6177 for bathroom

  • Softened Green Bathroom
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  • Softened Green Bathroom
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  • Softened Green Bathroom
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  • Softened Green Bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Mid-tone real bathrooms.

SW 6177 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green kitchen cabinets
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  • Softened Green Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green kitchen cabinets
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  • Softened Green Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green kitchen cabinets
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  • Softened Green Kitchen Cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Softened Green for exterior

  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green house exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green house exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green house exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green house exterior
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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 warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Softened Green reviews

  • SW Softened Green wall paint review
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  • Sherwin Williams SW 6177 kitchen color
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  • Sherwin Williams SW 6177 kitchen color review
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green kitchen interior
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  • Softened Green Painted Furniture
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green Review
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  • Sherwin Williams Softened Green Kidsroom
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  • Sw 6177 Nursery
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  • Sw 6177 Nursery
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  • Sw 6177 Painted Storage
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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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LRV of Softened Green

Softened Green SW 6177 has an LRV of 49.24% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 49.24% 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 Softened Green undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Softened Green 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:

#BBBCA7

RGB code:

187, 188, 167

Is Sherwin Williams Softened Green SW 6177 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 63° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6177 Softened Green HSL code: 63, 14%, 70%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Softened Green:

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 6177 Softened Green

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 6177 Softened Green

Color comparison

Softened Green SW 6177 vs Anew Gray SW 7030

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

Sherwin Williams Softened Green SW 6177 vs Sherwin Williams Anew Gray SW 7030Open Softened Green SW 6177
LRV: 49.24%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.4%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Softened Green SW 6177 vs Analytical Gray SW 7051

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Softened Green SW 6177 vs Sherwin Williams Analytical Gray SW 7051Open Softened Green SW 6177
LRV: 49.24%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.47%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#bbbca7copy color code
RGB Decimal187, 188, 167copy color code
RGB Percent73.33%, 73.73%, 65.49%copy color code
HSVHue: 63° Saturation: 11.17% Value: 73.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(63, 14, 70)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.53 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 11.17 Key: 26.27copy color code
YIQY: 185.307 I: 6.152 Q: -6.747copy color code
XYZX: 45.45 Y: 49.322 Z: 43.674copy color code
CIE LabL:75.651 a:-4.053 b:10.521copy color code
CIE LuvL:75.651 u:0.56 v:15.841copy color code
Decimal12303527copy color code
Hunter lab70.229, -7.381, 12.289copy color code
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