Dress In Pastel - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Dress In Pastel

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: White Violet, Light Antique Violet, Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand, Very Dark Cocoa, Gray Blue, Light Cornflower Blue.


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#e2dfe1
RGB226,223,225
CMYK 0,1,0,11
HEX#a399a5
RGB163,153,165
CMYK 1,7,0,35
HEX#704235
RGB112,66,53
CMYK 0,41,53,56
HEX#412e30
RGB65,46,48
CMYK 0,29,26,75
HEX#51607c
RGB81,96,124
CMYK 35,23,0,51
HEX#84a0ba
RGB132,160,186
CMYK 29,14,0,27

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

White Violet

White Violet: 27

27

Light Antique Violet

Light Antique Violet: 3042

3042

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 632

632

Very Dark Cocoa

Very Dark Cocoa: 09

09

Gray Blue

Gray Blue: 161

161

Light Cornflower Blue

Light Cornflower Blue: 794

794

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DMC Tapestry Wool

White Violet: 7280

7280

Light Antique Violet: 7618

7618

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 7432

7432

Very Dark Cocoa: 7268

7268

Gray Blue: 7555

7555

Light Cornflower Blue: 7028

7028

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

White Violet: 00234

00234

Light Antique Violet: 00870

00870

Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand: 00936

00936

Very Dark Cocoa: 01041

01041

Gray Blue: 00939

00939

Light Cornflower Blue: 00121

00121

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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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