Blue Orange Watercolors - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

Blue Orange Watercolors

22 November, 2019 • No. SPA0122

Quick disclosure: this post contains affiliate links which means I get a tiny commission if you purchase after clicking. This comes at no extra cost to you and helps me keep this site running by creating new posts & palettes regularly. Now onto the fun stuff!

Buy These Threads


Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue

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

Tin

HEX
#bebebd
RGB
190,190,189
CMYK
0,0,1,25

Very Light Ash Gray

HEX
#484644
RGB
72,70,68
CMYK
0,3,6,72

Medium Wedgwood

HEX
#428198
RGB
66,129,152
CMYK
57,15,0,40

Dark Orange Spice

HEX
#b14302
RGB
177,67,2
CMYK
0,62,99,31

Dark Autumn Gold

HEX
#cd722d
RGB
205,114,45
CMYK
0,44,78,20

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

Tin

Tin: 02

02

Very Light Ash Gray

Very Light Ash Gray: 535

535

Medium Wedgwood

Medium Wedgwood: 3760

3760

Dark Orange Spice

Dark Orange Spice: 720

720

Dark Autumn Gold

Dark Autumn Gold: 3853

3853

Buy These Threads


DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 7510

7510

Tin: 7558

7558

Very Light Ash Gray: 7066

7066

Medium Wedgwood: 7996

7996

Dark Orange Spice: 7439

7439

Dark Autumn Gold: 7444

7444


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 01037

01037

Tin: 00398

00398

Very Light Ash Gray: 00401

00401

Medium Wedgwood: 00169

00169

Dark Orange Spice: 00326

00326

Dark Autumn Gold: 00925

00925

Similar Palettes

The following palettes share the same color categories:

Stitch Palette SPA0253: Russian Blue

Russian Blue

Posted in 02 April, 2020

Multicolor Thread Blending

Stitch Palette SPA0161: Forest Cabin

Forest Cabin

Posted in 01 January, 2020

Multicolor Thread Blending

Stitch Palette SPA0460: Early Snow

Early Snow

Posted in 26 October, 2020

Multicolor Thread Blending

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?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *