Red Skies Over Purple Ice - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

Blue
Green
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Purple
Turquoise
Contrast
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Modern
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Warm
Animals
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Landscape
Nature
People

Red Skies Over Purple Ice

28 September, 2019 • No. SPA0059

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Dark Cocoa, Medium Coral, Tangerine, Medium Antique Violet, Dark Antique Violet, Dark Grape.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Cocoa

HEX
#412e30
RGB
65,46,48
CMYK
0,29,26,75

Medium Coral

HEX
#a6322a
RGB
166,50,42
CMYK
0,70,75,35

Tangerine

HEX
#db6400
RGB
219,100,0
CMYK
0,54,100,14

Medium Antique Violet

HEX
#725c6a
RGB
114,92,106
CMYK
0,19,7,55

Dark Antique Violet

HEX
#553c48
RGB
85,60,72
CMYK
0,29,15,67

Dark Grape

HEX
#4a2748
RGB
74,39,72
CMYK
0,47,3,71

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 Dark Cocoa

Very Dark Cocoa: 09

09

Medium Coral

Medium Coral: 350

350

Tangerine

Tangerine: 740

740

Medium Antique Violet

Medium Antique Violet: 3041

3041

Dark Antique Violet

Dark Antique Violet: 3740

3740

Dark Grape

Dark Grape: 3834

3834

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Cocoa: 7268

7268

Medium Coral: 7758

7758

Tangerine: 7919

7919

Medium Antique Violet: 7014

7014

Dark Antique Violet: 7023

7023

Dark Grape: 7022

7022

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Cocoa: 01041

01041

Medium Coral: 00011

00011

Tangerine: 00314

00314

Medium Antique Violet: 00871

00871

Dark Antique Violet: 00872

00872

Dark Grape: 00112

00112

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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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