SW 9529

Sherwin Williams Twig Basket

Sherwin Williams Twig Basket SW 9529 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Twig Basket paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9529. 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 9529
Color name:Twig Basket
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Form + Function

LRV of Twig Basket

Twig Basket SW 9529 has an LRV of 16.08% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 16.08% 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 Twig Basket undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Twig Basket 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

125, 110, 82

Is Sherwin Williams Twig Basket SW 9529 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 39° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9529 Twig Basket HSL code: 39, 21%, 41%

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 Twig Basket:

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

Twig Basket SW 9529 vs Hot Cocoa SW 6047

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 Twig Basket SW 9529 vs Sherwin Williams Hot Cocoa SW 6047Sherwin Williams Twig Basket SW 9529
LRV: 16.08%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Twig Basket SW 9529 vs Roycroft Brass SW 2843

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Sherwin Williams Twig Basket SW 9529 vs Sherwin Williams Roycroft Brass SW 2843Sherwin Williams Twig Basket SW 9529
LRV: 16.08%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#7d6e52copy color code
RGB Decimal125, 110, 82copy color code
RGB Percent49.02%, 43.14%, 32.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 39° Saturation: 34.4% Value: 49.02%copy color code
HSLhsl(39, 21, 41)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 12.0 Yellow: 34.4 Key: 50.98copy color code
YIQY: 111.293 I: 17.936 Q: -5.541copy color code
XYZX: 15.556 Y: 16.122 Z: 10.273copy color code
CIE LabL:47.134 a:1.375 b:17.803copy color code
CIE LuvL:47.134 u:11.074 v:21.517copy color code
Decimal8220242copy color code
Hunter lab40.152, -1.107, 12.937copy color code
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