Dark Temptations - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Dark Temptations

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Black, Navy Blue, Pewter Gray, Dark Terra Cotta, Light Cocoa, Very Light Beaver Gray.


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#000000
RGB0,0,0
CMYK 0,0,0,100
HEX#0f2a47
RGB15,42,71
CMYK 79,41,0,72
HEX#4c525a
RGB76,82,90
CMYK 16,9,0,65
HEX#6d1b16
RGB109,27,22
CMYK 0,75,80,57
HEX#9b837e
RGB155,131,126
CMYK 0,15,19,39
HEX#d0d0c4
RGB208,208,196
CMYK 0,0,6,18

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

Black

Black: 310

310

Navy Blue

Navy Blue: 336

336

Pewter Gray

Pewter Gray: 317

317

Dark Terra Cotta

Dark Terra Cotta: 355

355

Light Cocoa

Light Cocoa: 3861

3861

Very Light Beaver Gray

Very Light Beaver Gray: 3072

3072

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Black: noir

noir

Navy Blue: 7591

7591

Pewter Gray: 7705

7705

Dark Terra Cotta: 7169

7169

Light Cocoa: 7234

7234

Very Light Beaver Gray: 7371

7371

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Black: 00403

00403

Navy Blue: 00150

00150

Pewter Gray: 00400

00400

Dark Terra Cotta: 01014

01014

Light Cocoa: 00378

00378

Very Light Beaver Gray: 01042

01042

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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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