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

A Warm Welcome

02 December, 2019 • No. SPA0132

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Terra Cotta

HEX
#87362b
RGB
135,54,43
CMYK
0,60,68,47

Medium Apricot

HEX
#df6c49
RGB
223,108,73
CMYK
0,52,67,13

Ultra Very Light Mocha

HEX
#e5dbcf
RGB
229,219,207
CMYK
0,4,10,10

Light Brown Gray

HEX
#a59d89
RGB
165,157,137
CMYK
0,5,17,35

Very Light Ash Gray

HEX
#484644
RGB
72,70,68
CMYK
0,3,6,72

Very Dark Pewter Gray

HEX
#2c2c2a
RGB
44,44,42
CMYK
0,0,5,83

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

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

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


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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