Sherwin Williams – Repose Gray

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Sherwin Williams – Repose Gray

Repose Gray SW 7015 by Sherwin Williams

Hugely popular amongst professional designers, decorators and home owners alike, Repose Gray by Sherwin Williams is a fantastic neutral.

Repose Gray is a gray, although not a true gray.

An incredibly versatile colour, Repose Gray is not restricted to a particular design style or room.

If you’re new here, welcome! Below you will see what I cover in every colour review post.

In this colour review of Repose 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

Sherwin Williams – Repose Gray

After you read the blog if you would like all the information I discuss in one convenient place look no further than my new Perfect Colour Palette for Repose Gray.

My Perfect Colour Palette also includes more colours that go beautifully with Repose Gray, plus a 2-page step by step How-To for choosing a cohesive colour palette in your own home.

A must-have for any colour enthusiast or interior design professional!

Repose Gray Colour Review

Undertone: green/slight violet undertone

Repose Gray, sherwin williams

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.

Agreeable Gray SW 7029 and Passive SW 7064

Agreeable Gray, Repose Gray, Passive, paint comparison, colour comparison
Colour Comparison with similar colours by Sherwin Williams

This comparison above gives you a much better idea of where Repose Gray fits in.

Passive looks cooler and has a more noticeable violet undertone when compared to Repose Gray.

You can definitely see a bit more of the green undertone in Repose Gray compared to Agreeable Gray which also has a green undertone but is not nearly as gray.

Agreeable Gray Living Room By Maria Killam
Gorgeous living room designed by my dear friend Maria Killam.

A much lighter gray, Agreeable Gray looks gorgeous in this living room.

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

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. This helps to clearly show which colour will work best.

Best Whites To Pair With Repose Gray

Pure White SW 7005 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray, Pure White

Snowbound SW 7004 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray, Snowbound

Alabaster SW 7008 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray, Alabaster

Pure White, Snowbound and Alabaster

Three whites that would all look so great with Repose Gray, each offering quite a different look.

Pure White, Snowbound, Alabaster Best White trim, white trim paint, Sherwin Williams

I can assure you that the best colour for your project already exists, you just need to know the 5 Steps on how to choose the right paint colour the first time.

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Fabulous Colour Combinations

Repose Gray, Aged White, Ruby Violet and Adaptive Shade

Repose Gray, Aged White, Ruby Violet Adaptive Shade

Aged White SW 9180 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray, Aged White

Ruby Violet SW 9076 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray And Ruby Violet Blog Graphic 500 X 750

Adaptive Shade SW 7053 by Sherwin Williams

 Repose Gray, Adaptive Shade

We used my Perfect Colour Palette for Repose Gray and the fabric below to come up with this gorgeous palette.

Repose Gray Palette

There are a total of 10 colours in my Perfect Colour Palette that I’ve carefully curated and they all look amazing with Repose Gray.

You can use the palettes as inspiration for creating a beautiful space anywhere in your home. Remember, the colours aren’t meant to all be used for paint colours.

Think of flooring, drapery, upholstery and other design elements when being guided by any of my Perfect Colour Palette Collections.

Perfect Colour Palettes

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 for Repose Gray.

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

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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

Remember, it only takes one mistake to take your home decorating project from divine to disaster. Don’t let the paint be what stresses you out!

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