Sherwin Williams Wool Skein SW 6148 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Wool Skein paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6148. 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.

Official color page:Wool Skein SW 6148
Color code:SW 6148
Color name:Wool Skein
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, 2016 Pura Vida

Wool Skein 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Wool Skein for exterior

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  • Sw 6148 Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Wool Skein reviews

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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 Wool Skein undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Wool Skein 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

217, 207, 186

Is Sherwin Williams Wool Skein SW 6148 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6148 Wool Skein HSL code: 41, 29%, 79%

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 Wool Skein:

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

Wool Skein SW 6148 vs Warm Oats SW 9511

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Wool Skein SW 6148 vs Sherwin Williams Warm Oats SW 9511Open Wool Skein SW 6148
LRV: 62.75%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.65%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Wool Skein SW 6148 vs Cream and Sugar SW 9507

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams Wool Skein SW 6148 vs Sherwin Williams Cream and Sugar SW 9507Open Wool Skein SW 6148
LRV: 62.75%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.72%
Light color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Wool Skein

Wool Skein SW 6148 has an LRV of 62.75% 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 62.75% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#d9cfbacopy color code
RGB Decimal217, 207, 186copy color code
RGB Percent85.10%, 81.18%, 72.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 41° Saturation: 14.29% Value: 85.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(41, 29, 79)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.61 Yellow: 14.29 Key: 14.9copy color code
YIQY: 207.596 I: 12.707 Q: -4.42copy color code
XYZX: 59.79 Y: 62.923 Z: 55.437copy color code
CIE LabL:83.402 a:-0.041 b:11.681copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.402 u:7.132 v:17.033copy color code
Decimal14274490copy color code
Hunter lab79.324, -4.275, 14.091copy color code
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