Rainbow Umbrella - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Rainbow Umbrella

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Dark Baby Blue, Light Bright Turquoise, Light Seagreen, Very Dark Melon, Dark Autumn Gold, Tender Green.

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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#0e4469
RGB14,68,105
CMYK 87,35,0,59
HEX#38c4d3
RGB56,196,211
CMYK 73,7,0,17
HEX#a8d4c7
RGB168,212,199
CMYK 21,0,6,17
HEX#b62e3b
RGB182,46,59
CMYK 0,75,68,29
HEX#cd722d
RGB205,114,45
CMYK 0,44,78,20
HEX#d9c854
RGB217,200,84
CMYK 0,8,61,15

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

Very Dark Baby Blue

Very Dark Baby Blue: 312

312

Light Bright Turquoise

Light Bright Turquoise: 3846

3846

Light Seagreen

Light Seagreen: 964

964

Very Dark Melon

Very Dark Melon: 3801

3801

Dark Autumn Gold

Dark Autumn Gold: 3853

3853

Tender Green

Tender Green: 12

12

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Baby Blue: 7034

7034

Light Bright Turquoise: 7036

7036

Light Seagreen: 7604

7604

Very Dark Melon: 7600

7600

Dark Autumn Gold: 7444

7444

Tender Green: 7584

7584

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Baby Blue: 00979

00979

Light Bright Turquoise: 01090

01090

Light Seagreen: 01092

01092

Very Dark Melon: 01098

01098

Dark Autumn Gold: 00925

00925

Tender Green: 00278

00278

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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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