Summer Shades - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Summer Shades

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Medium Beige Gray, Green Gray, Dark Turquoise, Medium Pistachio Green, Very Dark Pistachio Green, Very Dark Blue Green.


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#c8bea8
RGB200,190,168
CMYK 0,5,16,22
HEX#9d9a70
RGB157,154,112
CMYK 0,2,29,38
HEX#468588
RGB70,133,136
CMYK 49,2,0,47
HEX#697f5b
RGB105,127,91
CMYK 17,0,28,50
HEX#173418
RGB23,52,24
CMYK 56,0,54,80
HEX#132519
RGB19,37,25
CMYK 49,0,32,85

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

Medium Beige Gray

Medium Beige Gray: 644

644

Green Gray

Green Gray: 3053

3053

Dark Turquoise

Dark Turquoise: 3810

3810

Medium Pistachio Green

Medium Pistachio Green: 320

320

Very Dark Pistachio Green

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 319

319

Very Dark Blue Green

Very Dark Blue Green: 500

500

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Medium Beige Gray: 7520

7520

Green Gray: 7362

7362

Dark Turquoise: 7861

7861

Medium Pistachio Green: 7370

7370

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 7347

7347

Very Dark Blue Green: 7329

7329

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Medium Beige Gray: 00830

00830

Green Gray: 00261

00261

Dark Turquoise: 00168

00168

Medium Pistachio Green: 00215

00215

Very Dark Pistachio Green: 00218

00218

Very Dark Blue Green: 00879

00879

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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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