Croton Tones - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Croton Tones

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Dark Golden Olive, Dark Burnt Orange, Medium Golden Brown, Light Khaki Green, Medium Yellow Green, Very Dark Hunter Green.


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#5f3d0d
RGB95,61,13
CMYK 0,36,86,63
HEX#a6361f
RGB166,54,31
CMYK 0,67,81,35
HEX#b56c2a
RGB181,108,42
CMYK 0,40,77,29
HEX#b0a171
RGB176,161,113
CMYK 0,9,36,31
HEX#73793b
RGB115,121,59
CMYK 5,0,51,53
HEX#213a16
RGB33,58,22
CMYK 43,0,62,77

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

Very Dark Golden Olive

Very Dark Golden Olive: 829

829

Dark Burnt Orange

Dark Burnt Orange: 900

900

Medium Golden Brown

Medium Golden Brown: 976

976

Light Khaki Green

Light Khaki Green: 3013

3013

Medium Yellow Green

Medium Yellow Green: 3347

3347

Very Dark Hunter Green

Very Dark Hunter Green: 895

895

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Golden Olive: 7487

7487

Dark Burnt Orange: 7920

7920

Medium Golden Brown: 7767

7767

Light Khaki Green: 7362

7362

Medium Yellow Green: 7364

7364

Very Dark Hunter Green: 7347

7347

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Golden Olive: 00906

00906

Dark Burnt Orange: 00333

00333

Medium Golden Brown: 01001

01001

Light Khaki Green: 00842

00842

Medium Yellow Green: 00243

00243

Very Dark Hunter Green: 01044

01044

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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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