Sapphire Eyes - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Sapphire Eyes

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Tin, Pale Lavender, Delft Blue, Medium Delft Blue, Dark Wedgwood, Dark Antique Blue.


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#747275
RGB116,114,117
CMYK 1,3,0,54
HEX#c9c8da
RGB201,200,218
CMYK 8,8,0,15
HEX#88a8c8
RGB136,168,200
CMYK 32,16,0,22
HEX#668caf
RGB102,140,175
CMYK 42,20,0,31
HEX#0b5e81
RGB11,94,129
CMYK 91,27,0,49
HEX#2a4551
RGB42,69,81
CMYK 48,15,0,68

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

Dark Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Pale Lavender

Pale Lavender: 26

26

Delft Blue

Delft Blue: 809

809

Medium Delft Blue

Medium Delft Blue: 799

799

Dark Wedgwood

Dark Wedgwood: 517

517

Dark Antique Blue

Dark Antique Blue: 930

930

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Pale Lavender: 7715

7715

Delft Blue: 7302

7302

Medium Delft Blue: 7304

7304

Dark Wedgwood: 7650

7650

Dark Antique Blue: 7296

7296

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Pale Lavender: 00120

00120

Delft Blue: 00130

00130

Medium Delft Blue: 00136

00136

Dark Wedgwood: 00162

00162

Dark Antique Blue: 00922

00922

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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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2 Replies to “Sapphire Eyes”

  1. Pieta says:

    I’m looking at some black work and pulled thread work.
    I love the way you do these charts. Thank you for such a great resource.

    1. krisztina says:

      My pleasure entirely Pieta ♥