Life On The Edge - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Life On The Edge

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Ultra Very Light Blue, Very Light Blue, Sky Blue, Medium Antique Blue, Dark Antique Blue, Very Dark Pewter 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#c8dbdf
RGB200,219,223
CMYK 10,2,0,13
HEX#acc8d5
RGB172,200,213
CMYK 19,6,0,16
HEX#90b7c4
RGB144,183,196
CMYK 27,7,0,23
HEX#5b7a8e
RGB91,122,142
CMYK 36,14,0,44
HEX#2a4551
RGB42,69,81
CMYK 48,15,0,68
HEX#2c2c2a
RGB44,44,42
CMYK 0,0,5,83

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

Ultra Very Light Blue

Ultra Very Light Blue: 162

162

Very Light Blue

Very Light Blue: 827

827

Sky Blue

Sky Blue: 519

519

Medium Antique Blue

Medium Antique Blue: 931

931

Dark Antique Blue

Dark Antique Blue: 930

930

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Very Light Blue: 7928

7928

Very Light Blue: 7298

7298

Sky Blue: 7828

7828

Medium Antique Blue: 7593

7593

Dark Antique Blue: 7296

7296

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Very Light Blue: 00159

00159

Very Light Blue: 00160

00160

Sky Blue: 01038

01038

Medium Antique Blue: 00921

00921

Dark Antique Blue: 00922

00922

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

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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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