Colorful Strides - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Colorful Strides

06 October, 2019 • No. SPA0066

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Light Antique Blue

HEX
#adbfc7
RGB
173,191,199
CMYK
13,4,0,22

Light Pewter

HEX
#7d8482
RGB
125,132,130
CMYK
5,0,2,48

Dark Tin

HEX
#747275
RGB
116,114,117
CMYK
1,3,0,54

Coral

HEX
#b7493d
RGB
183,73,61
CMYK
0,60,67,28

Red

HEX
#7e0018
RGB
126,0,24
CMYK
0,100,81,51

Black Brown

HEX
#1f0500
RGB
31,5,0
CMYK
0,84,100,88

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 Antique Blue

Very Light Antique Blue: 3752

3752

Light Pewter

Light Pewter: 169

169

Dark Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Coral

Coral: 351

351

Red

Red: 321

321

Black Brown

Black Brown: 3371

3371

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Antique Blue: 7027

7027

Light Pewter: 7331

7331

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Coral: 7356

7356

Red: 7139

7139

Black Brown: 7535

7535


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Antique Blue: 00343

00343

Light Pewter: 00849

00849

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Coral: 00010

00010

Red: 09046

09046

Black Brown: 00382

00382

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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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