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Sherwin Williams – Anew Gray

Anew Gray SW 7030 by Sherwin Williams

Undoubtedly, one of THE MOST popular Sherwin Williams’ neutrals for the past 5 years or more.

Anew Gray is warmer and a bit richer than many of the other trending grays out there.

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In this colour review of Anew Gray by Sherwin Williams, I share:

  • The undertone of my featured colour
  • Colour comparisons in order to easily see the different colour tones
  • Best white paint colours for the trim and ceilings
  • Beautiful colour combinations to inspire you for your decorating project
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Walls shown in rendering as Anew Gray.

Sherwin Williams – Anew Gray

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Anew Gray Colour Review

Undertone: green

Anew Gray, Sherwin Williams, griege, green undertone

Colour Comparisons

As you can see below, it’s when we start comparing colours that you get a much better sense of a paint’s true colour.

Taupe Tone SW 7633 and Zircon SW 7667

Taupe Tone, Anew Gray, Zircon, sherwin williams
Colour Comparisons with similar colours by Sherwin Williams

Taupe Tone is quite a bit darker than Anew Gray and it’s a Taupe, just as the name suggests.

Although don’t be fooled, because this isn’t always the case with paint colour names!

You see when Anew is Gray beside Zircon, a blue gray, now it does not appear to be as gray as you may have initially thought.

When I do Colour Consultations in a client’s home, I am always comparing colours so they too can easily see the differences between the paint colours.

When I hold my large paint boards up to a decorative element such as fabrics, wallpaper or subway tile and then swap out one board with another board, it becomes clear as to which colour will work best.

Best Whites To Pair With Anew Gray

Extra White SW 7006 by Sherwin Williams

Anew Gray, extra white, Sherwin Williams

The truest white out of the three, Extra White is a great white to use on ceilings and trim when considering painting a room with Anew Gray.

Greek Villa SW 7551 by Sherwin Williams

Anew Gray, Greek Villa Blog, Sherwin Wiliams

A slightly creamier white, Greek Villa is a wonderful trim colour to go with Anew Gray.

Shoji White SW 7042 by Sherwin Williams

Anew Gray, Shoji White, Sherwin Williams

A much richer white (and some might say not really a white at all) is Shoji White by Sherwin Williams and it makes a gorgeous paint combination with Anew Gray.

Extra White, Greek Villa and Shoji White

Extra White, Green Villa, Shoji White, white trim, sherwin williams

Looking at all three whites together you can more easily see how a different look and feel would be created for each one in a design when paired with Anew Gray.

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Fabulous Colour Combinations

Anew Gray with Iron Ore, Gracious Rose and Chrysanthemum

Anew Gray, Iron Ore, Gracious Rose, Chrysanthemum, Sherwin Williams

Iron Ore SW 7069 by Sherwin Williams

Iron Ore, Sherwin Williams

Gracious Rose SW 6317 by Sherwin Williams

Gracious Rose, Sherwin Williams

Chrysanthemum SW 6347 by Sherwin Williams

Chrysanthemum, Sherwin Williams

We used the fabric below as a jumping-off point to create these beautiful colour combinations.

bright fabric, organic shapes fabric, iron ore, gracious rose, anew gray, chrysanthemum,

When creating a cohesive look for a room or entire home think of all the ways to incorporate the colours in your chosen colour scheme.

Just looking at this fabric and keeping Anew Gray as your main colour you can see the amazing selection of colours you could use for other areas of the project.

Artwork, drapery, cushions, decorative elements – these all can incorporate the colours of the palette.

The colours do not all have to be used solely for paint.

This stunning colour palette is just one of many you could create using my Perfect Colour Palette for Anew Gray.

Convenience At Your Fingertips

All of the colour combinations shown above plus more options for you to choose from are included in my Perfect Colour Palette of Anew Gray.

Anew Gray is also included in my newest Collection that showcases 10 beautiful neutrals from Sherwin Wiliams.

Neutral paints, Sherwin Williams
10 of the most popular Sherwin Williams’ Neutrals in one collection

If you are a fan of the beautiful rich paints by Farrow & Ball I’ve also created a collection of 10 classic colours from this popular British paint company. Check them out here.

Farrow and Ball, classic paint colours
Farrow & Ball’s Collection of 10 Classic paint colours

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