Driving Into Autumn - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Driving Into Autumn

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Pewter Gray, Dark Tin, Dark Desert Sand, Bright Orange, Bright Orange-Red, Very Dark Shell Pink.


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#3a4143
RGB58,65,67
CMYK 13,3,0,74
HEX#747275
RGB116,114,117
CMYK 1,3,0,54
HEX#ad8272
RGB173,130,114
CMYK 0,25,34,32
HEX#cc3f18
RGB204,63,24
CMYK 0,69,88,20
HEX#ae0d13
RGB174,13,19
CMYK 0,93,89,32
HEX#631c21
RGB99,28,33
CMYK 0,72,67,61

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

Dark Pewter Gray

Dark Pewter Gray: 413

413

Dark Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Dark Desert Sand

Dark Desert Sand: 407

407

Bright Orange

Bright Orange: 608

608

Bright Orange-Red

Bright Orange-Red: 606

606

Very Dark Shell Pink

Very Dark Shell Pink: 221

221

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Pewter Gray: 7337

7337

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Dark Desert Sand: 7465

7465

Bright Orange: 7740

7740

Bright Orange-Red: 7946

7946

Very Dark Shell Pink: 7169

7169

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Pewter Gray: 00401

00401

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Dark Desert Sand: 00378

00378

Bright Orange: 00332

00332

Bright Orange-Red: 00334

00334

Very Dark Shell Pink: 00896

00896

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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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