Summer Sunflowers - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Summer Sunflowers

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: Medium Old Gold, Topaz, Light Blue, Medium Blue Green, Medium Jade, Dark Fern Green.

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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#b88743
RGB184,135,67
CMYK 0,27,64,28
HEX#e2a538
RGB226,165,56
CMYK 0,27,75,11
HEX#7ca3ba
RGB124,163,186
CMYK 33,12,0,27
HEX#8ca79a
RGB140,167,154
CMYK 16,0,8,35
HEX#5c865e
RGB92,134,94
CMYK 31,0,30,47
HEX#445036
RGB68,80,54
CMYK 15,0,33,69

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 Old Gold

Medium Old Gold: 729

729

Topaz

Topaz: 728

728

Light Blue

Light Blue: 813

813

Medium Blue Green

Medium Blue Green: 503

503

Medium Jade

Medium Jade: 562

562

Dark Fern Green

Dark Fern Green: 520

520

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Medium Old Gold: 7505

7505

Topaz: 7725

7725

Light Blue: 7313

7313

Medium Blue Green: 7323

7323

Medium Jade: 7386

7386

Dark Fern Green: 7396

7396

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

Medium Old Gold: 00890

00890

Topaz: 00305

00305

Light Blue: 00161

00161

Medium Blue Green: 00848

00848

Medium Jade: 00216

00216

Dark Fern Green: 00862

00862

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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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