Milky Way - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Milky Way

08 October, 2020 • No. SPA0442

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Dark Navy Blue

HEX
#090d25
RGB
9,13,37
CMYK
76,65,0,85

Very Dark Cornflower Blue

HEX
#2b406c
RGB
43,64,108
CMYK
60,41,0,58

Cornflower Blue

HEX
#495d89
RGB
73,93,137
CMYK
47,32,0,46

Medium Light Blue Violet

HEX
#8197ba
RGB
129,151,186
CMYK
31,19,0,27

Dark Drab Brown

HEX
#6b522d
RGB
107,82,45
CMYK
0,23,58,58

Very Dark Mocha Brown

HEX
#392515
RGB
57,37,21
CMYK
0,35,63,78

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

Dark Navy Blue

Dark Navy Blue: 823

823

Very Dark Cornflower Blue

Very Dark Cornflower Blue: 158

158

Cornflower Blue

Cornflower Blue: 3807

3807

Medium Light Blue Violet

Medium Light Blue Violet: 156

156

Dark Drab Brown

Dark Drab Brown: 610

610

Very Dark Mocha Brown

Very Dark Mocha Brown: 3031

3031

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Navy Blue: 7299

7299

Very Dark Cornflower Blue: 7034

7034

Cornflower Blue: 7030

7030

Medium Light Blue Violet: 7302

7302

Dark Drab Brown: 7355

7355

Very Dark Mocha Brown: 7515

7515


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Navy Blue: 00127

00127

Very Dark Cornflower Blue: 00139

00139

Cornflower Blue: 00122

00122

Medium Light Blue Violet: 00130

00130

Dark Drab Brown: 00889

00889

Very Dark Mocha Brown: 00381

00381

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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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