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

02 July, 2019 • No. SPA0016

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.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Ultra Very Light Blue

HEX
#c8dbdf
RGB
200,219,223
CMYK
10,2,0,13

Very Light Blue

HEX
#acc8d5
RGB
172,200,213
CMYK
19,6,0,16

Sky Blue

HEX
#90b7c4
RGB
144,183,196
CMYK
27,7,0,23

Medium Antique Blue

HEX
#5b7a8e
RGB
91,122,142
CMYK
36,14,0,44

Dark Antique Blue

HEX
#2a4551
RGB
42,69,81
CMYK
48,15,0,68

Very Dark Pewter Gray

HEX
#2c2c2a
RGB
44,44,42
CMYK
0,0,5,83

Embroidery Thread & Conversion Chart

Use the embroidery color chart below to convert this palette between three types of thread. 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

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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