Roses Are Mostly Red - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Roses Are Mostly Red

18 February, 2020 • No. SPA0209

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Apricot, Bright Orange, Medium Coral, Dark Terra Cotta, Dark Avocado Green, Very Dark Brown Gray.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Apricot

HEX
#ea8e77
RGB
234,142,119
CMYK
0,39,49,8

Bright Orange

HEX
#cc3f18
RGB
204,63,24
CMYK
0,69,88,20

Medium Coral

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

Dark Terra Cotta

HEX
#6d1b16
RGB
109,27,22
CMYK
0,75,80,57

Dark Avocado Green

HEX
#33341c
RGB
51,52,28
CMYK
2,0,46,80

Very Dark Brown Gray

HEX
#2f261a
RGB
47,38,26
CMYK
0,19,45,82

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

Apricot

Apricot: 3341

3341

Bright Orange

Bright Orange: 608

608

Medium Coral

Medium Coral: 350

350

Dark Terra Cotta

Dark Terra Cotta: 355

355

Dark Avocado Green

Dark Avocado Green: 935

935

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Apricot: 7010

7010

Bright Orange: 7666

7666

Medium Coral: 7758

7758

Dark Terra Cotta: 7169

7169

Dark Avocado Green: 7398

7398

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Apricot: 00328

00328

Bright Orange: 00332

00332

Medium Coral: 00011

00011

Dark Terra Cotta: 01014

01014

Dark Avocado Green: 00861

00861

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

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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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