Black Swan - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Black Swan

20 December, 2019 • No. SPA0149

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Bright Orange, Medium Apricot, Light Gray Green, Dark Tin, Very Dark Pewter Gray, Black.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Bright Orange

HEX
#cc3f18
RGB
204,63,24
CMYK
0,69,88,20

Medium Apricot

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

Light Gray Green

HEX
#9faba3
RGB
159,171,163
CMYK
7,0,5,33

Dark Tin

HEX
#747275
RGB
116,114,117
CMYK
1,3,0,54

Very Dark Pewter Gray

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

Black

HEX
#000000
RGB
0,0,0
CMYK
0,0,0,100

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

Bright Orange

Bright Orange: 608

608

Medium Apricot

Medium Apricot: 3340

3340

Light Gray Green

Light Gray Green: 927

927

Dark Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

Black

Black: 310

310

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Bright Orange: 7666

7666

Medium Apricot: 7850

7850

Light Gray Green: 7292

7292

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

Black: noir

noir

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Bright Orange: 00332

00332

Medium Apricot: 00329

00329

Light Gray Green: 00848

00848

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

Black: 00403

00403

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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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