City Lights - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

City Lights

05 July, 2019 • No. SPA0019

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Light Plum, Medium Rose, Medium Grape, Very Dark Lavender, Eggplant, Black.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Light Plum

HEX
#c994b7
RGB
201,148,183
CMYK
0,26,9,21

Medium Rose

HEX
#c7718a
RGB
199,113,138
CMYK
0,43,31,22

Medium Grape

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

Very Dark Lavender

HEX
#6f5497
RGB
111,84,151
CMYK
26,44,0,41

Eggplant

HEX
#3c2e44
RGB
60,46,68
CMYK
12,32,0,73

Black

HEX
#000000
RGB
0,0,0
CMYK
0,0,0,100

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 Light Plum

Very Light Plum: 3608

3608

Medium Rose

Medium Rose: 899

899

Medium Grape

Medium Grape: 3835

3835

Very Dark Lavender

Very Dark Lavender: 208

208

Eggplant

Eggplant: 29

29

Black

Black: 310

310

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Plum: 7605

7605

Medium Rose: 7204

7204

Medium Grape: 7026

7026

Very Dark Lavender: 7243

7243

Eggplant: 7022

7022

Black: noir

noir

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Plum: 00086

00086

Medium Rose: 00052

00052

Medium Grape: 00098

00098

Very Dark Lavender: 00111

00111

Eggplant: 00872

00872

Black: 00403

00403

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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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