Chilling In Chicago - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Chilling In Chicago

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Peacock Blue, Dark Turquoise, Very Dark turquoise, Very Dark Brown Gray, Medium Mocha Beige, Very Light Mocha Brown.


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#55939c
RGB85,147,156
CMYK 46,6,0,39
HEX#468588
RGB70,133,136
CMYK 49,2,0,47
HEX#016163
RGB1,97,99
CMYK 99,2,0,61
HEX#2f261a
RGB47,38,26
CMYK 0,19,45,82
HEX#937055
RGB147,112,85
CMYK 0,24,42,42
HEX#d5c6b2
RGB213,198,178
CMYK 0,7,16,16

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

Peacock Blue

Peacock Blue: 807

807

Dark Turquoise

Dark Turquoise: 3810

3810

Very Dark turquoise

Very Dark turquoise: 3809

3809

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

Medium Mocha Beige

Medium Mocha Beige: 3863

3863

Very Light Mocha Brown

Very Light Mocha Brown: 3033

3033

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Peacock Blue: 7597

7597

Dark Turquoise: 7861

7861

Very Dark turquoise: 7596

7596

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417

Medium Mocha Beige: 7415

7415

Very Light Mocha Brown: 7520

7520

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Peacock Blue: 00168

00168

Dark Turquoise: 00168

00168

Very Dark turquoise: 01066

01066

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

Medium Mocha Beige: 00914

00914

Very Light Mocha Brown: 00391

00391

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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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