Flamboyant Flamingo - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Flamboyant Flamingo

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Light Shell Pink, Very Light Terra Cotta, Light Coral, Dark Salmon, Very Dark Pewter Gray, Dark Shell Pink.

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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#d3a9a3
RGB211,169,163
CMYK 0,20,23,17
HEX#ce9884
RGB206,152,132
CMYK 0,26,36,19
HEX#d98676
RGB217,134,118
CMYK 0,38,46,15
HEX#a74a4a
RGB167,74,74
CMYK 0,56,56,35
HEX#2c2c2a
RGB44,44,42
CMYK 0,0,5,83
HEX#793537
RGB121,53,55
CMYK 0,56,55,53

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 Light Shell Pink

Very Light Shell Pink: 224

224

Very Light Terra Cotta

Very Light Terra Cotta: 758

758

Light Coral

Light Coral: 352

352

Dark Salmon

Dark Salmon: 3328

3328

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

Dark Shell Pink

Dark Shell Pink: 3721

3721

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Shell Pink: 7221

7221

Very Light Terra Cotta: 7144

7144

Light Coral: 7194

7194

Dark Salmon: 7217

7217

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

Dark Shell Pink: 7226

7226

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Shell Pink: 00893

00893

Very Light Terra Cotta: 09575

09575

Light Coral: 00009

00009

Dark Salmon: 01024

01024

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

Dark Shell Pink: 00895

00895

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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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