Curious Gecko - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Curious Gecko

26 February, 2021 • No. SPA0583

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Dark Forest Green, Dark Emerald Green, Medium Bright Turquoise, Bright Orange, Dark Yellow Beige, Ultra Dark Beaver Gray.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Forest Green

HEX
#224214
RGB
34,66,20
CMYK
48,0,70,74

Dark Emerald Green

HEX
#1e6c2b
RGB
30,108,43
CMYK
72,0,60,58

Medium Bright Turquoise

HEX
#00abbd
RGB
0,171,189
CMYK
100,10,0,26

Bright Orange

HEX
#cc3f18
RGB
204,63,24
CMYK
0,69,88,20

Dark Yellow Beige

HEX
#a98352
RGB
169,131,82
CMYK
0,22,51,34

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray

HEX
#403933
RGB
64,57,51
CMYK
0,11,20,75

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 Forest Green

Very Dark Forest Green: 986

986

Dark Emerald Green

Dark Emerald Green: 910

910

Medium Bright Turquoise

Medium Bright Turquoise: 3845

3845

Bright Orange

Bright Orange: 608

608

Dark Yellow Beige

Dark Yellow Beige: 3045

3045

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 844

844

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Forest Green: 7389

7389

Dark Emerald Green: 7043

7043

Medium Bright Turquoise: 7036

7036

Bright Orange: 7740

7740

Dark Yellow Beige: 7494

7494

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 7066

7066

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Forest Green: 00246

00246

Dark Emerald Green: 00229

00229

Medium Bright Turquoise: 01090

01090

Bright Orange: 00332

00332

Dark Yellow Beige: 00888

00888

Ultra Dark Beaver Gray: 01041

01041

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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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