Northern Lights - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Northern Lights

22 September, 2020 • No. SPA0426

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Light Pistachio Green

HEX
#c2cca8
RGB
194,204,168
CMYK
5,0,18,20

Medium Blue Green

HEX
#8ca79a
RGB
140,167,154
CMYK
16,0,8,35

Medium Light Eggplant

HEX
#797284
RGB
121,114,132
CMYK
8,14,0,48

Eggplant

HEX
#3c2e44
RGB
60,46,68
CMYK
12,32,0,73

Very Dark Pewter Gray

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

Dark Pewter Gray

HEX
#3a4143
RGB
58,65,67
CMYK
13,3,0,74

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

Very Light Pistachio Green

Very Light Pistachio Green: 369

369

Medium Blue Green

Medium Blue Green: 503

503

Medium Light Eggplant

Medium Light Eggplant: 28

28

Eggplant

Eggplant: 29

29

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

Dark Pewter Gray

Dark Pewter Gray: 413

413

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Pistachio Green: 7382

7382

Medium Blue Green: 7323

7323

Medium Light Eggplant: 7068

7068

Eggplant: 7022

7022

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624

Dark Pewter Gray: 7337

7337


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Pistachio Green: 01043

01043

Medium Blue Green: 00848

00848

Medium Light Eggplant: 00235

00235

Eggplant: 00872

00872

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

Dark Pewter Gray: 00401

00401

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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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