SW 7696

Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut

Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Toasted Pine Nut paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7696. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 7696
Color name:Toasted Pine Nut
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Inbe Tweens, Living Well, Timeless Color Wall

Toasted Pine Nut 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.

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LRV of Toasted Pine Nut

Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 has an LRV of 58.49% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 58.49% 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 Toasted Pine Nut undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#DCC6A6

RGB code:

220, 198, 166

Is Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7696 Toasted Pine Nut HSL code: 36, 44%, 76%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Toasted Pine Nut:

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 7696 Toasted Pine Nut

Color comparison

Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 vs Kilim Beige SW 6106

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 vs Sherwin Williams Kilim Beige SW 6106Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696
LRV: 58.49%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 vs Colony Buff SW 7723

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696 vs Sherwin Williams Colony Buff SW 7723Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696
LRV: 58.49%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 58.72%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#dcc6a6copy color code
RGB Decimal220, 198, 166copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 77.65%, 65.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 36° Saturation: 24.55% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(36, 44, 76)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.0 Yellow: 24.55 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 200.93 I: 23.393 Q: -5.305copy color code
XYZX: 56.592 Y: 58.359 Z: 44.349copy color code
CIE LabL:80.938 a:2.803 b:18.88copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.938 u:15.476 v:26.122copy color code
Decimal14468774copy color code
Hunter lab76.393, -1.454, 19.055copy color code
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