Sherwin Williams Whimsical White SW 6826 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Whimsical White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6826. 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:Whimsical White SW 6826
Color code:SW 6826
Color name:Whimsical White
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Whimsical White for bedroom

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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Whimsical White for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White japandi interior
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6826 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 6826 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White 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.

Sherwin Williams Whimsical White reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Whimsical White living room
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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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What are Sherwin Williams Whimsical White undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Whimsical White 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:

#EAE5E7

RGB code:

234, 229, 231

Is Sherwin Williams Whimsical White SW 6826 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 336° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6826 Whimsical White HSL code: 336, 11%, 91%

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 Purple 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 Whimsical White:

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 6826 Whimsical White

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6826 Whimsical White

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

Whimsical White SW 6826 vs Heavenly White SW 6553

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Sherwin Williams Whimsical White SW 6826 vs Sherwin Williams Heavenly White SW 6553Open Whimsical White SW 6826
LRV: 79.34%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 81.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Whimsical White SW 6826 vs Ceiling Bright White SW 7007

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Whimsical White SW 6826 vs Sherwin Williams Ceiling Bright White SW 7007Open Whimsical White SW 6826
LRV: 79.34%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 82.53%
White color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Whimsical White

Whimsical White SW 6826 has an LRV of 79.34% and refers to Off-White 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 79.34% 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.

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#eae5e7copy color code
RGB Decimal234, 229, 231copy color code
RGB Percent91.76%, 89.80%, 90.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 336° Saturation: 2.14% Value: 91.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(336, 11, 91)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.14 Yellow: 1.28 Key: 8.24copy color code
YIQY: 230.723 I: 2.337 Q: 1.68copy color code
XYZX: 76.371 Y: 79.301 Z: 86.863copy color code
CIE LabL:91.37 a:2.035 b:-0.369copy color code
CIE LuvL:91.37 u:2.715 v:-0.93copy color code
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Hunter lab89.051, -2.755, 4.503copy color code
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