Shapes And Textures - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Shapes And Textures

07 November, 2019 • No. SPA0108

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

White Violet

HEX
#e2dfe1
RGB
226,223,225
CMYK
0,1,0,11

Light Driftwood

HEX
#c5b7ad
RGB
197,183,173
CMYK
0,7,12,23

Light Cocoa

HEX
#9b837e
RGB
155,131,126
CMYK
0,15,19,39

Very Dark Beaver Gray

HEX
#59564c
RGB
89,86,76
CMYK
0,3,15,65

Very Dark Brown Gray

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

Very Dark Shell Pink

HEX
#631c21
RGB
99,28,33
CMYK
0,72,67,61

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

White Violet

White Violet: 27

27

Light Driftwood

Light Driftwood: 05

05

Light Cocoa

Light Cocoa: 3861

3861

Very Dark Beaver Gray

Very Dark Beaver Gray: 645

645

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

Very Dark Shell Pink

Very Dark Shell Pink: 221

221

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DMC Tapestry Wool

White Violet: 7280

7280

Light Driftwood: 7271

7271

Light Cocoa: 7234

7234

Very Dark Beaver Gray: 7622

7622

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417

Very Dark Shell Pink: 7169

7169


Anchor Stranded Cotton

White Violet: 00234

00234

Light Driftwood: 00390

00390

Light Cocoa: 00378

00378

Very Dark Beaver Gray: 00273

00273

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

Very Dark Shell Pink: 00896

00896

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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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