SW 6535

Sherwin Williams Solitude

Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Solitude paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6535. 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:Solitude SW 6535
Color code:SW 6535
Color name:Solitude
Brand:Sherwin Williams

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LRV of Solitude

Solitude SW 6535 has an LRV of 37.75% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 37.75% 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 Solitude undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

153, 167, 184

Is Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 213° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6535 Solitude HSL code: 213, 18%, 66%

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 Solitude:

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 6535 Solitude

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6535 Solitude

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

Solitude SW 6535 vs Aleutian SW 6241

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

Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535 vs Sherwin Williams Aleutian SW 6241Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535
LRV: 37.75%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 38.67%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Solitude SW 6535 vs Aqua-Sphere SW 7613

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

Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535 vs Sherwin Williams Aqua-Sphere SW 7613Sherwin Williams Solitude SW 6535
LRV: 37.75%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 41.23%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#99a7b8copy color code
RGB Decimal153, 167, 184copy color code
RGB Percent60.00%, 65.49%, 72.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 213° Saturation: 16.85% Value: 72.16%copy color code
HSLhsl(213, 18, 66)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 16.85 Magenta: 9.24 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 27.84copy color code
YIQY: 164.752 I: -13.805 Q: 2.329copy color code
XYZX: 35.605 Y: 37.87 Z: 50.768copy color code
CIE LabL:67.924 a:-1.309 b:-10.389copy color code
CIE LuvL:67.924 u:-8.34 v:-15.435copy color code
Decimal10069944copy color code
Hunter lab61.538, -4.416, -5.836copy color code
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