Stories Of Gloom - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Stories Of Gloom

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Dark Tin, Tin, Light Antique Violet, Medium Light Eggplant, Eggplant, Very Dark Grape.

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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#747275
RGB116,114,117
CMYK 1,3,0,54
HEX#bebebd
RGB190,190,189
CMYK 0,0,1,25
HEX#a399a5
RGB163,153,165
CMYK 1,7,0,35
HEX#797284
RGB121,114,132
CMYK 8,14,0,48
HEX#3c2e44
RGB60,46,68
CMYK 12,32,0,73
HEX#25031f
RGB37,3,31
CMYK 0,92,16,85

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 Tin

Dark Tin: 04

04

Tin

Tin: 02

02

Light Antique Violet

Light Antique Violet: 3042

3042

Medium Light Eggplant

Medium Light Eggplant: 28

28

Eggplant

Eggplant: 29

29

Very Dark Grape

Very Dark Grape: 154

154

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Tin: 7620

7620

Tin: 7282

7282

Light Antique Violet: 7558

7558

Medium Light Eggplant: 7241

7241

Eggplant: 7022

7022

Very Dark Grape: 7375

7375

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Tin: 00235

00235

Tin: 00398

00398

Light Antique Violet: 00342

00342

Medium Light Eggplant: 00109

00109

Eggplant: 00111

00111

Very Dark Grape: 00873

00873

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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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