A Warm Welcome - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

A Warm Welcome

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Terra Cotta, Medium Apricot, Ultra Very Light Mocha, Light Brown Gray, Very Light Ash Gray, Very Dark Pewter Gray.


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#87362b
RGB135,54,43
CMYK 0,60,68,47
HEX#df6c49
RGB223,108,73
CMYK 0,52,67,13
HEX#e5dbcf
RGB229,219,207
CMYK 0,4,10,10
HEX#a59d89
RGB165,157,137
CMYK 0,5,17,35
HEX#484644
RGB72,70,68
CMYK 0,3,6,72
HEX#2c2c2a
RGB44,44,42
CMYK 0,0,5,83

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

Terra Cotta

Terra Cotta: 3830

3830

Medium Apricot

Medium Apricot: 3340

3340

Ultra Very Light Mocha

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 3866

3866

Light Brown Gray

Light Brown Gray: 3023

3023

Very Light Ash Gray

Very Light Ash Gray: 535

535

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Terra Cotta: 7168

7168

Medium Apricot: 7850

7850

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 7746

7746

Light Brown Gray: 7521

7521

Very Light Ash Gray: 7066

7066

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Terra Cotta: 01014

01014

Medium Apricot: 00329

00329

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 00926

00926

Light Brown Gray: 01040

01040

Very Light Ash Gray: 00401

00401

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

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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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