Stories In Black & Red - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Stories In Black & Red

09 March, 2020 • No. SPA0229

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Very Dark Shell Pink

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

Dark Carnation

HEX
#c13955
RGB
193,57,85
CMYK
0,70,56,24

Light Carnation

HEX
#d2637c
RGB
210,99,124
CMYK
0,53,41,18

Tin

HEX
#bebebd
RGB
190,190,189
CMYK
0,0,1,25

Dark Tin

HEX
#747275
RGB
116,114,117
CMYK
1,3,0,54

Very Dark Pewter Gray

HEX
#2c2c2a
RGB
44,44,42
CMYK
0,0,5,83

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 Shell Pink

Very Dark Shell Pink: 221

221

Dark Carnation

Dark Carnation: 891

891

Light Carnation

Light Carnation: 893

893

Tin

Tin: 02

02

Dark Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Very Dark Shell Pink: 7169

7169

Dark Carnation: 7136

7136

Light Carnation: 7804

7804

Tin: 7558

7558

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Very Dark Shell Pink: 00896

00896

Dark Carnation: 00029

00029

Light Carnation: 00027

00027

Tin: 00398

00398

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 00236

00236

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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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