A Pinch Of Mauve - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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A Pinch Of Mauve

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Ultra Dark Coffee Brown, Very Dark Antique Mauve, Very Dark Rose, Dark Carnation, Aquamarine, Dark Teal Green.

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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#331806
RGB51,24,6
CMYK 0,53,88,80
HEX#552331
RGB85,35,49
CMYK 0,59,42,67
HEX#7a002e
RGB122,0,46
CMYK 0,100,62,52
HEX#c13955
RGB193,57,85
CMYK 0,70,56,24
HEX#2c7862
RGB44,120,98
CMYK 63,0,18,53
HEX#005245
RGB0,82,69
CMYK 100,0,16,68

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 colors available, 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.

DMC 6 Strand Floss

Ultra Dark Coffee Brown

Ultra Dark Coffee Brown: 938

938

Very Dark Antique Mauve

Very Dark Antique Mauve: 3802

3802

Very Dark Rose

Very Dark Rose: 326

326

Dark Carnation

Dark Carnation: 891

891

Aquamarine

Aquamarine: 3814

3814

Dark Teal Green

Dark Teal Green: 3847

3847

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Dark Coffee Brown: 7515

7515

Very Dark Antique Mauve: 7016

7016

Very Dark Rose: 7157

7157

Dark Carnation: 7136

7136

Aquamarine: 7956

7956

Dark Teal Green: 7926

7926

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Dark Coffee Brown: 01088

01088

Very Dark Antique Mauve: 01019

01019

Very Dark Rose: 01005

01005

Dark Carnation: 00029

00029

Aquamarine: 01074

01074

Dark Teal Green: 00212

00212

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What Would You Make With This?

Very much like beauty, color also is in the eye of the beholder. A lively shade of cobalt blue that evokes a certain reaction in one person, may evoke quite the opposite in another.

What's your take on this palette? If you had all the colors in your stash for this palette, what would you make with it?

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