Chaos On Canvas - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Chaos On Canvas

20 June, 2020 • No. SPA0332

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of embroidery 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.

Very Dark Antique Blue

  • Very Dark Antique Blue: 3750
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    3750

  • Very Dark Antique Blue: 7306
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7306

  • Very Dark Antique Blue: 01036
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    01036

Very Dark Peacock Blue

  • Very Dark Peacock Blue: 3765
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    3765

  • Very Dark Peacock Blue: 7038
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7038

  • Very Dark Peacock Blue: 00170
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    00170

Dark Bright Turquoise

  • Dark Bright Turquoise: 3844
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    3844

  • Dark Bright Turquoise: 7037
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7037

  • Dark Bright Turquoise: 00169
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    00169

Sky Blue

  • Sky Blue: 519
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    519

  • Sky Blue: 7828
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7828

  • Sky Blue: 01038
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    01038

Light Antique Violet

  • Light Antique Violet: 3042
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    3042

  • Light Antique Violet: 7722
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7722

  • Light Antique Violet: 00870
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    00870

Medium Grape

  • Medium Grape: 3835
    DMC
    6 Strand Floss

    3835

  • Medium Grape: 7026
    DMC
    Tapestry Wool

    7026

  • Medium Grape: 00098
    Anchor
    Stranded Cotton

    00098

Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Antique Blue

HEX
#0d3346
RGB
13,51,70
CMYK
81,27,0,73

Very Dark Peacock Blue

HEX
#006079
RGB
0,96,121
CMYK
0,0,0,0

Dark Bright Turquoise

HEX
#0088a1
RGB
0,136,161
CMYK
0,0,0,0

Sky Blue

HEX
#90b7c4
RGB
144,183,196
CMYK
27,7,0,23

Light Antique Violet

HEX
#a399a5
RGB
163,153,165
CMYK
1,7,0,35

Medium Grape

HEX
#775779
RGB
119,87,121
CMYK
2,28,0,53

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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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One Reply to “Chaos On Canvas”

  1. Alice O Reaves says:

    I’m going to do a cross stitch sampler. I have all the DMC fibers in my stash along with white fabric.