Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray SW 6261

Let’s dive into a full Swanky Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6261. 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.

Official color page:Swanky Gray SW 6261
Color code:SW 6261
Color name:Swanky Gray
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well

Swanky Gray 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 warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

What are Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray undertones?

Purple is Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#B5B1B5

RGB code:

181, 177, 181

Is Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray SW 6261 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 300° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6261 Swanky Gray HSL code: 300, 3%, 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 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 Swanky Gray:

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.

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6261 Swanky Gray

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

Swanky Gray SW 6261 vs Online SW 7072

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray SW 6261 vs Sherwin Williams Online SW 7072Open Swanky Gray SW 6261
LRV: 44.67%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 45.49%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Swanky Gray SW 6261 vs Colonial Revival Gray SW 2832

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

Sherwin Williams Swanky Gray SW 6261 vs Sherwin Williams Colonial Revival Gray SW 2832Open Swanky Gray SW 6261
LRV: 44.67%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold