A Cloudy Evening - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

Blue
Green
Pink
Purple
Turquoise
Contrast
Harmonious
Modern
Pastel
Vibrant
Warm
Animals
Food
Landscape
Nature
People

A Cloudy Evening

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Dark turquoise, Medium Orange Spice, Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta, Medium Beige Brown, Very Dark Brown Gray, Very Dark Pewter Gray

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of thread.

To give you the most accurate representation of every shade, the thread images used on this page are sourced from the official websites of their respective floss manufacturers.

For more information about their threads and available colors, please visit their website at DMC or Anchor Crafts

Please note that a perfect conversion is not always possible due to the limited colors provided by manufacturers. You can see my suggestions below for the closest representation of the palette across different brands, but feel free to adapt these shades to suit your project.


Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Use the chart below to copy color codes for your specific needs.

If your design project is ultimately going to be displayed on a digital screen, use the HEX or RGB values from the chart below. This applies for a wide variety of modern devices such as smartphones, tablets, computers or even TVs.

Use the CMYK color codes for your design if that will be physically printed on paper. The CMYK color mode will give you more accurate results, as most commercial printers are configured to use these values for the printing process.

HEX#016163
RGB1,97,99
CMYK 99,2,0,61
HEX#d1622b
RGB209,98,43
CMYK 0,53,79,18
HEX#d6a184
RGB214,161,132
CMYK 0,25,38,16
HEX#836a55
RGB131,106,85
CMYK 0,19,35,49
HEX#2f261a
RGB47,38,26
CMYK 0,19,45,82
HEX#2c2c2a
RGB44,44,42
CMYK 0,0,5,83

DMC 6 Strand Floss

Very Dark turquoise

Very Dark turquoise: 3809

3809

Medium Orange Spice

Medium Orange Spice: 721

721

Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta

Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta: 3771

3771

Medium Beige Brown

Medium Beige Brown: 840

840

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark turquoise: 7596

7596

Medium Orange Spice: 7919

7919

Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta: 7174

7174

Medium Beige Brown: 7415

7415

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark turquoise: 01068

01068

Medium Orange Spice: 00925

00925

Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta: 00336

00336

Medium Beige Brown: 01084

01084

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236


Cosmo Size 25 Floss

Very Dark turquoise: 375

375

Medium Orange Spice: 404

404

Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta: 2185

2185

Medium Beige Brown: 2037

2037

Very Dark Brown Gray: 718

718

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 601

601

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