In A Perfect World - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

In A Perfect World

19 May, 2020 • No. SPA0300

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Light Mauve

HEX
#e7bfcd
RGB
231,191,205
CMYK
0,17,11,9

Light Violet

HEX
#b69ebe
RGB
182,158,190
CMYK
4,17,0,25

Dark Lavender

HEX
#9583b4
RGB
149,131,180
CMYK
17,27,0,29

Blueberry

HEX
#5c5b80
RGB
92,91,128
CMYK
28,29,0,50

Cornflower Blue

HEX
#495d89
RGB
73,93,137
CMYK
47,32,0,46

Medium Cornflower Blue

HEX
#667c9c
RGB
102,124,156
CMYK
35,21,0,39

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of thread. The thread images used on this page are sourced from the official websites of the floss manufacturer to give you the most accurate representation of the thread color. 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. The thread conversion chart below is the closest representation of the palette across different brands.

DMC 6 Strand Floss

Light Mauve

Light Mauve: 3689

3689

Light Violet

Light Violet: 554

554

Dark Lavender

Dark Lavender: 209

209

Blueberry

Blueberry: 31

31

Cornflower Blue

Cornflower Blue: 3807

3807

Medium Cornflower Blue

Medium Cornflower Blue: 793

793

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Light Mauve: 7133

7133

Light Violet: 7244

7244

Dark Lavender: 7025

7025

Blueberry: 7020

7020

Cornflower Blue: 7030

7030

Medium Cornflower Blue: 7304

7304


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Light Mauve: 00049

00049

Light Violet: 00096

00096

Dark Lavender: 00118

00118

Blueberry: 00122

00122

Cornflower Blue: 00123

00123

Medium Cornflower Blue: 00176

00176

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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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  1. I can think of loads of embroidery I could do, fingers would never stop. Thank you so much