Winter In The City - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Winter In The City

21 January, 2020 • No. SPA0181

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Ultra Very Light Mocha

HEX
#e5dbcf
RGB
229,219,207
CMYK
0,4,10,10

Medium Shell Gray

HEX
#b1a19d
RGB
177,161,157
CMYK
0,9,11,31

Apricot

HEX
#ea8e77
RGB
234,142,119
CMYK
0,39,49,8

Very Dark Desert Sand

HEX
#8a5a4a
RGB
138,90,74
CMYK
0,35,46,46

Dark Cocoa

HEX
#583c37
RGB
88,60,55
CMYK
0,32,38,65

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

Ultra Very Light Mocha

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 3866

3866

Medium Shell Gray

Medium Shell Gray: 452

452

Apricot

Apricot: 3341

3341

Very Dark Desert Sand

Very Dark Desert Sand: 3772

3772

Dark Cocoa

Dark Cocoa: 779

779

Very Dark Pewter Gray

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 3799

3799

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 7746

7746

Medium Shell Gray: 7509

7509

Apricot: 7010

7010

Very Dark Desert Sand: 7432

7432

Dark Cocoa: 7469

7469

Very Dark Pewter Gray: 7624

7624


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Ultra Very Light Mocha: 00926

00926

Medium Shell Gray: 00232

00232

Apricot: 00328

00328

Very Dark Desert Sand: 01007

01007

Dark Cocoa: 00380

00380

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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