Out Of The Blue - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Out Of The Blue

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Ultra Very Light Baby Blue, Light Antique Blue, Dark Gray Green, Very Dark Cocoa, Dark Raspberry, Light Carnation.

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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#e5e8e2
RGB229,232,226
CMYK 1,0,3,9
HEX#8ba1af
RGB139,161,175
CMYK 21,8,0,31
HEX#495a5f
RGB73,90,95
CMYK 23,5,0,63
HEX#412e30
RGB65,46,48
CMYK 0,29,26,75
HEX#90253b
RGB144,37,59
CMYK 0,74,59,44
HEX#d2637c
RGB210,99,124
CMYK 0,53,41,18

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 Baby Blue

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 3756

3756

Light Antique Blue

Light Antique Blue: 932

932

Dark Gray Green

Dark Gray Green: 3768

3768

Very Dark Cocoa

Very Dark Cocoa: 09

09

Dark Raspberry

Dark Raspberry: 3831

3831

Light Carnation

Light Carnation: 893

893

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 7510

7510

Light Antique Blue: 7594

7594

Dark Gray Green: 7592

7592

Very Dark Cocoa: 7268

7268

Dark Raspberry: 7205

7205

Light Carnation: 7804

7804

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Very Light Baby Blue: 01037

01037

Light Antique Blue: 00920

00920

Dark Gray Green: 00779

00779

Very Dark Cocoa: 01041

01041

Dark Raspberry: 00042

00042

Light Carnation: 00027

00027

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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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