Zestful Zen - Embroidery Color Palette (With Thread Codes)

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

Zestful Zen

Color palette for your embroidery with the following thread colors: White Violet, White Tin, Light Shell Gray, Light Khaki Green, Dark Yellow Beige, Dark Beige Brown.


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#e2dfe1
RGB226,223,225
CMYK 0,1,0,11
HEX#d1d0cd
RGB209,208,205
CMYK 0,0,2,18
HEX#ccc1b9
RGB204,193,185
CMYK 0,5,9,20
HEX#b0a171
RGB176,161,113
CMYK 0,9,36,31
HEX#a98352
RGB169,131,82
CMYK 0,22,51,34
HEX#4e3827
RGB78,56,39
CMYK 0,28,50,69

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

White Violet

White Violet: 27

27

White Tin

White Tin: 01

01

Light Shell Gray

Light Shell Gray: 453

453

Light Khaki Green

Light Khaki Green: 3013

3013

Dark Yellow Beige

Dark Yellow Beige: 3045

3045

Dark Beige Brown

Dark Beige Brown: 839

839

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DMC Tapestry Wool

White Violet: 7280

7280

White Tin: 7282

7282

Light Shell Gray: 7271

7271

Light Khaki Green: 7362

7362

Dark Yellow Beige: 7494

7494

Dark Beige Brown: 7490

7490

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Anchor Stranded Cotton

White Violet: 00234

00234

White Tin: 00274

00274

Light Shell Gray: 00231

00231

Light Khaki Green: 00842

00842

Dark Yellow Beige: 00888

00888

Dark Beige Brown: 01086

01086

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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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