Yearning For Yarn - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Yearning For Yarn

30 April, 2020 • No. SPA0281

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Hex, RGB and CMYK Color Details

Dark Beaver Gray

HEX
#807b69
RGB
128,123,105
CMYK
0,4,18,50

Medium Beaver Gray

HEX
#9e9c8a
RGB
158,156,138
CMYK
0,1,13,38

White Tin

HEX
#d1d0cd
RGB
209,208,205
CMYK
0,0,2,18

Medium Coral

HEX
#a6322a
RGB
166,50,42
CMYK
0,70,75,35

Very Dark Shell Pink

HEX
#631c21
RGB
99,28,33
CMYK
0,72,67,61

Dark Garnet

HEX
#46041b
RGB
70,4,27
CMYK
0,94,61,73

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

Dark Beaver Gray

Dark Beaver Gray: 646

646

Medium Beaver Gray

Medium Beaver Gray: 647

647

White Tin

White Tin: 01

01

Medium Coral

Medium Coral: 350

350

Very Dark Shell Pink

Very Dark Shell Pink: 221

221

Dark Garnet

Dark Garnet: 814

814

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DMC Tapestry Wool

Dark Beaver Gray: 7039

7039

Medium Beaver Gray: 7521

7521

White Tin: 7282

7282

Medium Coral: 7758

7758

Very Dark Shell Pink: 7169

7169

Dark Garnet: 7372

7372


Anchor Stranded Cotton

Dark Beaver Gray: 08581

08581

Medium Beaver Gray: 01040

01040

White Tin: 00274

00274

Medium Coral: 00011

00011

Very Dark Shell Pink: 00896

00896

Dark Garnet: 00045

00045

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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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