Hummingbird Hues - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Hummingbird Hues

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Medium Lavender, Light Mustard, Very Light Tender Green, Light Gray Green, Blue Green, Very Dark Jade.


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#b2a5cd
RGB178,165,205
CMYK 13,20,0,20
HEX#b3a175
RGB179,161,117
CMYK 0,10,35,30
HEX#eae2bd
RGB234,226,189
CMYK 0,3,19,8
HEX#9faba3
RGB159,171,163
CMYK 7,0,5,33
HEX#748c7c
RGB116,140,124
CMYK 17,0,11,45
HEX#315e46
RGB49,94,70
CMYK 48,0,26,63

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

Medium Lavender

Medium Lavender: 210

210

Light Mustard

Light Mustard: 372

372

Very Light Tender Green

Very Light Tender Green: 10

10

Light Gray Green

Light Gray Green: 927

927

Blue Green

Blue Green: 502

502

Very Dark Jade

Very Dark Jade: 561

561

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Medium Lavender: 7024

7024

Light Mustard: 7511

7511

Very Light Tender Green: 7491

7491

Light Gray Green: 7292

7292

Blue Green: 7542

7542

Very Dark Jade: 7541

7541

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Medium Lavender: 00108

00108

Light Mustard: 00853

00853

Very Light Tender Green: 00386

00386

Light Gray Green: 00848

00848

Blue Green: 00877

00877

Very Dark Jade: 00212

00212

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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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