Abstract Complements - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Abstract Complements

26 July, 2020 • No. SPA0368

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Light Blue

HEX
#7ca3ba
RGB
124,163,186
CMYK
33,12,0,27

Light Sky Blue

HEX
#b1d1d5
RGB
177,209,213
CMYK
17,2,0,16

Cranberry

HEX
#d284a5
RGB
210,132,165
CMYK
0,37,21,18

Fuchsia

HEX
#814a7e
RGB
129,74,126
CMYK
0,43,2,49

Dark Violet

HEX
#593e63
RGB
89,62,99
CMYK
10,37,0,61

Medium Topaz

HEX
#c4811c
RGB
196,129,28
CMYK
0,34,86,23

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

Light Blue

Light Blue: 813

813

Light Sky Blue

Light Sky Blue: 3761

3761

Cranberry

Cranberry: 603

603

Fuchsia

Fuchsia: 33

33

Dark Violet

Dark Violet: 327

327

Medium Topaz

Medium Topaz: 783

783

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Light Blue: 7313

7313

Light Sky Blue: 7599

7599

Cranberry: 7605

7605

Fuchsia: 7255

7255

Dark Violet: 7026

7026

Medium Topaz: 7783

7783


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Light Blue: 00161

00161

Light Sky Blue: 00928

00928

Cranberry: 00055

00055

Fuchsia: 00087

00087

Dark Violet: 00112

00112

Medium Topaz: 00306

00306

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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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