Smooth Waters - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Smooth Waters

18 January, 2021 • No. SPA0544

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Brown Gray

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

Dark Hazelnut Brown

HEX
#875a28
RGB
135,90,40
CMYK
0,33,70,47

Topaz

HEX
#e2a538
RGB
226,165,56
CMYK
0,27,75,11

Very Light Gray Green

HEX
#c8cdc6
RGB
200,205,198
CMYK
2,0,3,20

Light Antique Blue

HEX
#8ba1af
RGB
139,161,175
CMYK
21,8,0,31

Pewter Gray

HEX
#4c525a
RGB
76,82,90
CMYK
16,9,0,65

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

Very Dark Brown Gray

Very Dark Brown Gray: 3021

3021

Dark Hazelnut Brown

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 420

420

Topaz

Topaz: 728

728

Very Light Gray Green

Very Light Gray Green: 928

928

Light Antique Blue

Light Antique Blue: 932

932

Pewter Gray

Pewter Gray: 317

317

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Brown Gray: 7417

7417

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 7508

7508

Topaz: 7725

7725

Very Light Gray Green: 7282

7282

Light Antique Blue: 7594

7594

Pewter Gray: 7705

7705


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Brown Gray: 00905

00905

Dark Hazelnut Brown: 00374

00374

Topaz: 00305

00305

Very Light Gray Green: 00274

00274

Light Antique Blue: 00920

00920

Pewter Gray: 00400

00400

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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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