Blue Iris - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Blue Iris

07 August, 2019 • No. SPA0035

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Light Sky Blue

HEX
#b1d1d5
RGB
177,209,213
CMYK
17,2,0,16

Medium Delft Blue

HEX
#668caf
RGB
102,140,175
CMYK
42,20,0,31

Dark Wedgwood

HEX
#0b5e81
RGB
11,94,129
CMYK
91,27,0,49

Kelly Green

HEX
#5d8738
RGB
93,135,56
CMYK
31,0,59,47

Bright Green

HEX
#286923
RGB
40,105,35
CMYK
62,0,67,59

Very Dark Pistachio Green

HEX
#173418
RGB
23,52,24
CMYK
56,0,54,80

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

Light Sky Blue

Light Sky Blue: 3761

3761

Medium Delft Blue

Medium Delft Blue: 799

799

Dark Wedgwood

Dark Wedgwood: 517

517

Kelly Green

Kelly Green: 702

702

Bright Green

Bright Green: 700

700

Very Dark Pistachio Green

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 319

319

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Light Sky Blue: 7599

7599

Medium Delft Blue: 7304

7304

Dark Wedgwood: 7650

7650

Kelly Green: 7769

7769

Bright Green: 7043

7043

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 7347

7347


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Light Sky Blue: 00928

00928

Medium Delft Blue: 00136

00136

Dark Wedgwood: 00162

00162

Kelly Green: 00225

00225

Bright Green: 00211

00211

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 00218

00218

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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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