Sleeping On A Blue Rug - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Purple
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Animals
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Nature
People

Sleeping On A Blue Rug

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Gray Green, Gray Blue, Light Teal Green, Light Sky Blue, Light Gray Green, Dark Beaver Gray.

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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#495a5f
RGB73,90,95
CMYK 23,5,0,63
HEX#51607c
RGB81,96,124
CMYK 35,23,0,51
HEX#669e94
RGB102,158,148
CMYK 35,0,6,38
HEX#b1d1d5
RGB177,209,213
CMYK 17,2,0,16
HEX#9faba3
RGB159,171,163
CMYK 7,0,5,33
HEX#807b69
RGB128,123,105
CMYK 0,4,18,50

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 Gray Green

Dark Gray Green: 3768

3768

Gray Blue

Gray Blue: 161

161

Light Teal Green

Light Teal Green: 3849

3849

Light Sky Blue

Light Sky Blue: 3761

3761

Light Gray Green

Light Gray Green: 927

927

Dark Beaver Gray

Dark Beaver Gray: 646

646

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Gray Green: 7294

7294

Gray Blue: 7555

7555

Light Teal Green: 7802

7802

Light Sky Blue: 7599

7599

Light Gray Green: 7292

7292

Dark Beaver Gray: 7039

7039

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Gray Green: 01035

01035

Gray Blue: 00939

00939

Light Teal Green: 00168

00168

Light Sky Blue: 00167

00167

Light Gray Green: 00848

00848

Dark Beaver Gray: 08581

08581

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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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