Bites Of History - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Bites Of History

12 October, 2019 • No. SPA0077

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Ultra Very Light Baby Blue, Very Light Beaver Gray, Light Beaver Gray, Blue Green, Dark Brown Gray, Black Avocado Green.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue

HEX
#e5e8e2
RGB
229,232,226
CMYK
1,0,3,9

Very Light Beaver Gray

HEX
#d0d0c4
RGB
208,208,196
CMYK
0,0,6,18

Light Beaver Gray

HEX
#b0a89b
RGB
176,168,155
CMYK
0,5,12,31

Blue Green

HEX
#748c7c
RGB
116,140,124
CMYK
17,0,11,45

Dark Brown Gray

HEX
#4e4836
RGB
78,72,54
CMYK
0,8,31,69

Black Avocado Green

HEX
#272716
RGB
39,39,22
CMYK
0,0,44,85

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

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 3756

3756

Very Light Beaver Gray

Very Light Beaver Gray: 3072

3072

Light Beaver Gray

Light Beaver Gray: 648

648

Blue Green

Blue Green: 502

502

Dark Brown Gray

Dark Brown Gray: 3787

3787

Black Avocado Green

Black Avocado Green: 934

934

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 7510

7510

Very Light Beaver Gray: 7371

7371

Light Beaver Gray: 7390

7390

Blue Green: 7542

7542

Dark Brown Gray: 7391

7391

Black Avocado Green: 7417

7417

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 01037

01037

Very Light Beaver Gray: 01042

01042

Light Beaver Gray: 00900

00900

Blue Green: 00877

00877

Dark Brown Gray: 00273

00273

Black Avocado Green: 00905

00905

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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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