Sliced Orange - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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Sliced Orange

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Very Light Tawny, Light Pale Yellow, Light Topaz, Topaz, Very Dark Straw, Medium Golden Brown.

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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#f8e6d5
RGB248,230,213
CMYK 0,7,14,3
HEX#fde2ac
RGB253,226,172
CMYK 0,11,32,1
HEX#f8c853
RGB248,200,83
CMYK 0,19,67,3
HEX#e2a538
RGB226,165,56
CMYK 0,27,75,11
HEX#c08103
RGB192,129,3
CMYK 0,33,98,25
HEX#b56c2a
RGB181,108,42
CMYK 0,40,77,29

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

Very Light Tawny

Very Light Tawny: 3770

3770

Light Pale Yellow

Light Pale Yellow: 745

745

Light Topaz

Light Topaz: 726

726

Topaz

Topaz: 728

728

Very Dark Straw

Very Dark Straw: 3852

3852

Medium Golden Brown

Medium Golden Brown: 976

976

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Light Tawny: 7171

7171

Light Pale Yellow: 7503

7503

Light Topaz: 7055

7055

Topaz: 7725

7725

Very Dark Straw: 7057

7057

Medium Golden Brown: 7767

7767

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Light Tawny: 01009

01009

Light Pale Yellow: 00300

00300

Light Topaz: 00295

00295

Topaz: 00305

00305

Very Dark Straw: 00306

00306

Medium Golden Brown: 01001

01001

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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