San Francisco Sunset - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

San Francisco Sunset

12 December, 2020 • No. SPA0507

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Cornflower Blue, Medium Cornflower Blue, Light Cornflower Blue, Very Light Terra Cotta, Light Shell Pink, Dark Antique Violet.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Dark Cornflower Blue

HEX
#314d82
RGB
49,77,130
CMYK
62,41,0,49

Medium Cornflower Blue

HEX
#667c9c
RGB
102,124,156
CMYK
35,21,0,39

Light Cornflower Blue

HEX
#84a0ba
RGB
132,160,186
CMYK
29,14,0,27

Very Light Terra Cotta

HEX
#ce9884
RGB
206,152,132
CMYK
0,26,36,19

Light Shell Pink

HEX
#995e65
RGB
153,94,101
CMYK
0,39,34,40

Dark Antique Violet

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

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 Cornflower Blue

Dark Cornflower Blue: 792

792

Medium Cornflower Blue

Medium Cornflower Blue: 793

793

Light Cornflower Blue

Light Cornflower Blue: 794

794

Very Light Terra Cotta

Very Light Terra Cotta: 758

758

Light Shell Pink

Light Shell Pink: 223

223

Dark Antique Violet

Dark Antique Violet: 3740

3740

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Cornflower Blue: 7030

7030

Medium Cornflower Blue: 7304

7304

Light Cornflower Blue: 7028

7028

Very Light Terra Cotta: 7144

7144

Light Shell Pink: 7226

7226

Dark Antique Violet: 7023

7023

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Cornflower Blue: 00941

00941

Medium Cornflower Blue: 00176

00176

Light Cornflower Blue: 00121

00121

Very Light Terra Cotta: 09575

09575

Light Shell Pink: 00894

00894

Dark Antique Violet: 00872

00872

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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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