Blooming Shadows - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Blooming Shadows

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Shell Pink, Medium Rose, Very Light Violet, Very Light Sky Blue, Dark Gray Green, Very Dark Blue Green.

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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#793537
RGB121,53,55
CMYK 0,56,55,53
HEX#c7718a
RGB199,113,138
CMYK 0,43,31,22
HEX#d0bbd3
RGB208,187,211
CMYK 1,11,0,17
HEX#cde4e3
RGB205,228,227
CMYK 10,0,0,11
HEX#495a5f
RGB73,90,95
CMYK 23,5,0,63
HEX#132519
RGB19,37,25
CMYK 49,0,32,85

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

Dark Shell Pink

Dark Shell Pink: 3721

3721

Medium Rose

Medium Rose: 899

899

Very Light Violet

Very Light Violet: 153

153

Very Light Sky Blue

Very Light Sky Blue: 747

747

Dark Gray Green

Dark Gray Green: 3768

3768

Very Dark Blue Green

Very Dark Blue Green: 500

500

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Shell Pink: 7226

7226

Medium Rose: 7204

7204

Very Light Violet: 7151

7151

Very Light Sky Blue: 7928

7928

Dark Gray Green: 7592

7592

Very Dark Blue Green: 7329

7329

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Shell Pink: 00895

00895

Medium Rose: 00052

00052

Very Light Violet: 00103

00103

Very Light Sky Blue: 00158

00158

Dark Gray Green: 00779

00779

Very Dark Blue Green: 00879

00879

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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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