Skin Deep Pastels - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Skin Deep Pastels

08 December, 2019 • No. SPA0137

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Antique Violet, Medium Antique Mauve, White Violet, Very Light Shell Pink, Medium Apricot, Dark Salmon.

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Dark Antique Violet

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

Medium Antique Mauve

HEX
#ac8396
RGB
172,131,150
CMYK
0,24,13,33

White Violet

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

Very Light Shell Pink

HEX
#d3a9a3
RGB
211,169,163
CMYK
0,20,23,17

Medium Apricot

HEX
#df6c49
RGB
223,108,73
CMYK
0,52,67,13

Dark Salmon

HEX
#a74a4a
RGB
167,74,74
CMYK
0,56,56,35

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 Antique Violet

Dark Antique Violet: 3740

3740

Medium Antique Mauve

Medium Antique Mauve: 316

316

White Violet

White Violet: 27

27

Very Light Shell Pink

Very Light Shell Pink: 224

224

Medium Apricot

Medium Apricot: 3340

3340

Dark Salmon

Dark Salmon: 3328

3328

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Antique Violet: 7023

7023

Medium Antique Mauve: 7253

7253

White Violet: 7280

7280

Very Light Shell Pink: 7221

7221

Medium Apricot: 7850

7850

Dark Salmon: 7217

7217

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Antique Violet: 00872

00872

Medium Antique Mauve: 01017

01017

White Violet: 00234

00234

Very Light Shell Pink: 00893

00893

Medium Apricot: 00329

00329

Dark Salmon: 01024

01024

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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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