Acrylic On Canvas - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Acrylic On Canvas

22 August, 2020 • No. SPA0395

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Pewter Gray

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

Medium Dark Antique Mauve

HEX
#6a3841
RGB
106,56,65
CMYK
0,47,39,58

Medium Raspberry

HEX
#b1475d
RGB
177,71,93
CMYK
0,60,47,31

Light Mocha Beige

HEX
#bfa28b
RGB
191,162,139
CMYK
0,15,27,25

Yellow Plum

HEX
#e1ba44
RGB
225,186,68
CMYK
0,17,70,12

Light Golden Olive

HEX
#ae8836
RGB
174,136,54
CMYK
0,22,69,32

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

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

Medium Dark Antique Mauve

Medium Dark Antique Mauve: 315

315

Medium Raspberry

Medium Raspberry: 3832

3832

Light Mocha Beige

Light Mocha Beige: 3864

3864

Yellow Plum

Yellow Plum: 18

18

Light Golden Olive

Light Golden Olive: 833

833

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

Medium Dark Antique Mauve: 7236

7236

Medium Raspberry: 7205

7205

Light Mocha Beige: 7463

7463

Yellow Plum: 7055

7055

Light Golden Olive: 7505

7505


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

Medium Dark Antique Mauve: 01019

01019

Medium Raspberry: 00039

00039

Light Mocha Beige: 00376

00376

Yellow Plum: 00295

00295

Light Golden Olive: 00280

00280

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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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