A Strong Statement - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

A Strong Statement

16 December, 2020 • No. SPA0511

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Apricot, Pale Pumpkin, Medium Tangerine, Bright Orange, Very Dark Coral Red, Dark Rosewood.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Apricot

HEX
#ea8e77
RGB
234,142,119
CMYK
0,39,49,8

Pale Pumpkin

HEX
#f2a87e
RGB
242,168,126
CMYK
0,31,48,5

Medium Tangerine

HEX
#ee8700
RGB
238,135,0
CMYK
0,43,100,7

Bright Orange

HEX
#cc3f18
RGB
204,63,24
CMYK
0,69,88,20

Very Dark Coral Red

HEX
#8f0115
RGB
143,1,21
CMYK
0,99,85,44

Dark Rosewood

HEX
#441508
RGB
68,21,8
CMYK
0,69,88,73

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of thread. The thread images used on this page are sourced from the official websites of the floss manufacturer to give you the most accurate representation of the thread color. 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. The thread conversion chart below is the closest representation of the palette across different brands.

DMC 6 Strand Floss

Apricot

Apricot: 3341

3341

Pale Pumpkin

Pale Pumpkin: 3825

3825

Medium Tangerine

Medium Tangerine: 741

741

Bright Orange

Bright Orange: 608

608

Very Dark Coral Red

Very Dark Coral Red: 817

817

Dark Rosewood

Dark Rosewood: 3857

3857

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Apricot: 7010

7010

Pale Pumpkin: 7173

7173

Medium Tangerine: 7436

7436

Bright Orange: 7666

7666

Very Dark Coral Red: 7138

7138

Dark Rosewood: 7489

7489

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Apricot: 00328

00328

Pale Pumpkin: 01047

01047

Medium Tangerine: 00304

00304

Bright Orange: 00332

00332

Very Dark Coral Red: 00013

00013

Dark Rosewood: 00352

00352

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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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