Red Velvet - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Red Velvet

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Black Brown, Dark Rosewood, Very Dark Shell Pink, Dark Terra Cotta, Very Dark Coral Red, Bright Orange-Red.


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#1f0500
RGB31,5,0
CMYK 0,84,100,88
HEX#441508
RGB68,21,8
CMYK 0,69,88,73
HEX#631c21
RGB99,28,33
CMYK 0,72,67,61
HEX#6d1b16
RGB109,27,22
CMYK 0,75,80,57
HEX#8f0115
RGB143,1,21
CMYK 0,99,85,44
HEX#ae0d13
RGB174,13,19
CMYK 0,93,89,32

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

Black Brown

Black Brown: 3371

3371

Dark Rosewood

Dark Rosewood: 3857

3857

Very Dark Shell Pink

Very Dark Shell Pink: 221

221

Dark Terra Cotta

Dark Terra Cotta: 355

355

Very Dark Coral Red

Very Dark Coral Red: 817

817

Bright Orange-Red

Bright Orange-Red: 606

606

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Black Brown: 7535

7535

Dark Rosewood: 7489

7489

Very Dark Shell Pink: 7169

7169

Dark Terra Cotta: 7110

7110

Very Dark Coral Red: 7138

7138

Bright Orange-Red: 7544

7544

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Black Brown: 00382

00382

Dark Rosewood: 00352

00352

Very Dark Shell Pink: 00896

00896

Dark Terra Cotta: 01014

01014

Very Dark Coral Red: 00013

00013

Bright Orange-Red: 00334

00334

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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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