Hearty Plums - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Hearty Plums

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Rosewood, Light Brown, Medium Topaz, Ultra Very Light Mahogany, Light Pewter, Pewter Gray.

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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#441508
RGB68,21,8
CMYK 0,69,88,73
HEX#794412
RGB121,68,18
CMYK 0,44,85,53
HEX#c4811c
RGB196,129,28
CMYK 0,34,86,23
HEX#e9bb93
RGB233,187,147
CMYK 0,20,37,9
HEX#7d8482
RGB125,132,130
CMYK 5,0,2,48
HEX#4c525a
RGB76,82,90
CMYK 16,9,0,65

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 Rosewood

Dark Rosewood: 3857

3857

Light Brown

Light Brown: 434

434

Medium Topaz

Medium Topaz: 783

783

Ultra Very Light Mahogany

Ultra Very Light Mahogany: 3856

3856

Light Pewter

Light Pewter: 169

169

Pewter Gray

Pewter Gray: 317

317

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Rosewood: 7489

7489

Light Brown: 7477

7477

Medium Topaz: 7783

7783

Ultra Very Light Mahogany: 7143

7143

Light Pewter: 7331

7331

Pewter Gray: 7705

7705

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Rosewood: 00352

00352

Light Brown: 00310

00310

Medium Topaz: 00306

00306

Ultra Very Light Mahogany: 00361

00361

Light Pewter: 00849

00849

Pewter Gray: 00400

00400

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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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