Autumn Tones - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Autumn Tones

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Light Drab Brown, Dark Blue Green, Ultra Dark Beaver Gray, Dark Terra Cotta, Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand, Light Rosewood.


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#ad946d
RGB173,148,109
CMYK 0,14,37,32
HEX#536a5e
RGB83,106,94
CMYK 22,0,11,58
HEX#403933
RGB64,57,51
CMYK 0,11,20,75
HEX#6d1b16
RGB109,27,22
CMYK 0,75,80,57
HEX#704235
RGB112,66,53
CMYK 0,41,53,56
HEX#a16f5d
RGB161,111,93
CMYK 0,31,42,37

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

Light Drab Brown

Light Drab Brown: 612

612

Dark Blue Green

Dark Blue Green: 501

501

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 844

844

Dark Terra Cotta

Dark Terra Cotta: 355

355

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 632

632

Light Rosewood

Light Rosewood: 3859

3859

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Light Drab Brown: 7511

7511

Dark Blue Green: 7326

7326

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 7066

7066

Dark Terra Cotta: 7169

7169

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 7432

7432

Light Rosewood: 7064

7064

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Light Drab Brown: 00832

00832

Dark Blue Green: 00878

00878

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 01041

01041

Dark Terra Cotta: 01014

01014

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 00936

00936

Light Rosewood: 00914

00914

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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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