London Above Ground - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

London Above Ground

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Light Apricot, Very Light Rosewood, Light Grape, Medium Light Eggplant, Dark Antique Violet, Very Dark Cocoa.


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#f6aa97
RGB246,170,151
CMYK 0,31,39,4
HEX#dead9e
RGB222,173,158
CMYK 0,22,29,13
HEX#a38aa4
RGB163,138,164
CMYK 1,16,0,36
HEX#797284
RGB121,114,132
CMYK 8,14,0,48
HEX#553c48
RGB85,60,72
CMYK 0,29,15,67
HEX#412e30
RGB65,46,48
CMYK 0,29,26,75

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

Light Apricot

Light Apricot: 3824

3824

Very Light Rosewood

Very Light Rosewood: 3779

3779

Light Grape

Light Grape: 3836

3836

Medium Light Eggplant

Medium Light Eggplant: 28

28

Dark Antique Violet

Dark Antique Violet: 3740

3740

Very Dark Cocoa

Very Dark Cocoa: 09

09

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Light Apricot: 7852

7852

Very Light Rosewood: 7230

7230

Light Grape: 7244

7244

Medium Light Eggplant: 7241

7241

Dark Antique Violet: 7014

7014

Very Dark Cocoa: 7268

7268

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Light Apricot: 00008

00008

Very Light Rosewood: 00868

00868

Light Grape: 00090

00090

Medium Light Eggplant: 00109

00109

Dark Antique Violet: 00872

00872

Very Dark Cocoa: 01041

01041

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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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