Bright Australian Sunset - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Bright Australian Sunset

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Medium Terra Cotta, Medium Apricot, Light Orange Spice, Light Tawny, Light Antique Mauve, Dark Lavender.

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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#985245
RGB152,82,69
CMYK 0,46,55,40
HEX#df6c49
RGB223,108,73
CMYK 0,52,67,13
HEX#e78d5b
RGB231,141,91
CMYK 0,39,61,9
HEX#eed2b9
RGB238,210,185
CMYK 0,12,22,7
HEX#c49ea9
RGB196,158,169
CMYK 0,19,14,23
HEX#9583b4
RGB149,131,180
CMYK 17,27,0,29

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

Medium Terra Cotta

Medium Terra Cotta: 356

356

Medium Apricot

Medium Apricot: 3340

3340

Light Orange Spice

Light Orange Spice: 722

722

Light Tawny

Light Tawny: 951

951

Light Antique Mauve

Light Antique Mauve: 3727

3727

Dark Lavender

Dark Lavender: 209

209

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Medium Terra Cotta: 7165

7165

Medium Apricot: 7947

7947

Light Orange Spice: 7919

7919

Light Tawny: 7453

7453

Light Antique Mauve: 7251

7251

Dark Lavender: 7025

7025

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Medium Terra Cotta: 05975

05975

Medium Apricot: 00329

00329

Light Orange Spice: 00363

00363

Light Tawny: 01010

01010

Light Antique Mauve: 01016

01016

Dark Lavender: 00118

00118

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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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