Russian Blue - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Russian Blue

02 April, 2020 • No. SPA0253

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Dark Steel Gray

HEX
#70747d
RGB
112,116,125
CMYK
10,7,0,51

Light Antique Blue

HEX
#8ba1af
RGB
139,161,175
CMYK
21,8,0,31

Light Gray Blue

HEX
#a6adbe
RGB
166,173,190
CMYK
13,9,0,25

Light Antique Violet

HEX
#a399a5
RGB
163,153,165
CMYK
1,7,0,35

Medium Light Driftwood

HEX
#bdaea3
RGB
189,174,163
CMYK
0,8,14,26

Dark Old Gold

HEX
#a0722f
RGB
160,114,47
CMYK
0,29,71,37

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

Dark Steel Gray

Dark Steel Gray: 414

414

Light Antique Blue

Light Antique Blue: 932

932

Light Gray Blue

Light Gray Blue: 159

159

Light Antique Violet

Light Antique Violet: 3042

3042

Medium Light Driftwood

Medium Light Driftwood: 06

06

Dark Old Gold

Dark Old Gold: 680

680

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Steel Gray: 7068

7068

Light Antique Blue: 7594

7594

Light Gray Blue: 7031

7031

Light Antique Violet: 7618

7618

Medium Light Driftwood: 7065

7065

Dark Old Gold: 7485

7485


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Steel Gray: 00235

00235

Light Antique Blue: 00920

00920

Light Gray Blue: 00117

00117

Light Antique Violet: 00870

00870

Medium Light Driftwood: 00390

00390

Dark Old Gold: 00901

00901

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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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