Incredible India - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Incredible India

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Light Desert Sand, Light Salmon, Light Cyclamen Pink, Very Dark Lavender, Very Dark Blue Violet, Navy Blue.


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#e5c9b6
RGB229,201,182
CMYK 0,12,21,10
HEX#eab8b9
RGB234,184,185
CMYK 0,21,21,8
HEX#d48cac
RGB212,140,172
CMYK 0,34,19,17
HEX#6f5497
RGB111,84,151
CMYK 26,44,0,41
HEX#3c3e81
RGB60,62,129
CMYK 53,52,0,49
HEX#0f2a47
RGB15,42,71
CMYK 79,41,0,72

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 Desert Sand

Very Light Desert Sand: 3774

3774

Light Salmon

Light Salmon: 761

761

Light Cyclamen Pink

Light Cyclamen Pink: 3806

3806

Very Dark Lavender

Very Dark Lavender: 208

208

Very Dark Blue Violet

Very Dark Blue Violet: 333

333

Navy Blue

Navy Blue: 336

336

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Desert Sand: 7162

7162

Light Salmon: 7192

7192

Light Cyclamen Pink: 7605

7605

Very Dark Lavender: 7243

7243

Very Dark Blue Violet: 7318

7318

Navy Blue: 7591

7591

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Desert Sand: 00778

00778

Light Salmon: 01021

01021

Light Cyclamen Pink: 00062

00062

Very Dark Lavender: 00111

00111

Very Dark Blue Violet: 00110

00110

Navy Blue: 00150

00150

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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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