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

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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
100,21,0,53

Dark Bright Turquoise

HEX
#0088a1
RGB
0,136,161
CMYK
100,16,0,37

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

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

Very Dark Antique Blue

Very Dark Antique Blue: 3750

3750

Very Dark Peacock Blue

Very Dark Peacock Blue: 3765

3765

Dark Bright Turquoise

Dark Bright Turquoise: 3844

3844

Sky Blue

Sky Blue: 519

519

Light Antique Violet

Light Antique Violet: 3042

3042

Medium Grape

Medium Grape: 3835

3835

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Antique Blue: 7306

7306

Very Dark Peacock Blue: 7038

7038

Dark Bright Turquoise: 7037

7037

Sky Blue: 7828

7828

Light Antique Violet: 7722

7722

Medium Grape: 7026

7026


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Antique Blue: 01036

01036

Very Dark Peacock Blue: 00170

00170

Dark Bright Turquoise: 00169

00169

Sky Blue: 01038

01038

Light Antique Violet: 00870

00870

Medium Grape: 00098

00098

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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.