Sunset Traffic - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Sunset Traffic

07 April, 2020 • No. SPA0258

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Cream

HEX
#eddfc9
RGB
237,223,201
CMYK
0,6,15,7

Very Light Mahogany

HEX
#d39165
RGB
211,145,101
CMYK
0,31,52,17

Light Mahogany

HEX
#b16434
RGB
177,100,52
CMYK
0,44,71,31

Medium Rosewood

HEX
#632f2b
RGB
99,47,43
CMYK
0,53,57,61

Dark Wedgwood

HEX
#0b5e81
RGB
11,94,129
CMYK
91,27,0,49

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

Cream

Cream: 712

712

Very Light Mahogany

Very Light Mahogany: 402

402

Light Mahogany

Light Mahogany: 3776

3776

Medium Rosewood

Medium Rosewood: 3858

3858

Dark Wedgwood

Dark Wedgwood: 517

517

Pewter Gray

Pewter Gray: 317

317

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Cream: ecru

ecru

Very Light Mahogany: 7175

7175

Light Mahogany: 7444

7444

Medium Rosewood: 7801

7801

Dark Wedgwood: 7650

7650

Pewter Gray: 7705

7705


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Cream: 00387

00387

Very Light Mahogany: 01047

01047

Light Mahogany: 01048

01048

Medium Rosewood: 00895

00895

Dark Wedgwood: 00162

00162

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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