Keeping An Eye Out - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Keeping An Eye Out

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Jade Green, Medium Pine Green, Very Light Golden Olive, Dark Beige Gray, Dark Driftwood, Very Dark Brown Gray.


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#37633d
RGB55,99,61
CMYK 44,0,38,61
HEX#6c714d
RGB108,113,77
CMYK 4,0,32,56
HEX#c6a357
RGB198,163,87
CMYK 0,18,56,22
HEX#92866e
RGB146,134,110
CMYK 0,8,25,43
HEX#584437
RGB88,68,55
CMYK 0,23,38,65
HEX#2f261a
RGB47,38,26
CMYK 0,19,45,82

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

Jade Green

Jade Green: 505

505

Medium Pine Green

Medium Pine Green: 3363

3363

Very Light Golden Olive

Very Light Golden Olive: 834

834

Dark Beige Gray

Dark Beige Gray: 642

642

Dark Driftwood

Dark Driftwood: 08

08

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Jade Green: 7386

7386

Medium Pine Green: 7376

7376

Very Light Golden Olive: 7353

7353

Dark Beige Gray: 7521

7521

Dark Driftwood: 7391

7391

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Jade Green: 00217

00217

Medium Pine Green: 00262

00262

Very Light Golden Olive: 00945

00945

Dark Beige Gray: 00392

00392

Dark Driftwood: 01086

01086

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

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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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