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502 results for ECRU

166 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for ECRU.

DateGridClueAuthor
34ALight beige (3)Queena Mewers and Alex Eaton-Salners
15ACream alternativeErik Agard
60ABuff relativeDavid Steinberg
60DKhaki-like colorBryant White
2DStationery colorPeter Gordon
9DBeige-ish (3)Weird Al Yankovic and Eric Berlin
3DWedding dress shadeLaura Braunstein
51DRelative of creamAlex Eaton-Salners
49ANeutral tone (4)Byron Walden
52DNeutral shade (10)Mark MacLachlan
51DColor of unbleached silkTimothy Polin
3DNeutral shade (10)David Alfred Bywaters
59AColor of raw linenJacob Stulberg
44ABeige-ish (3)Tom Pepper
25ANeutral tone (4)Tom McCoy
45DHosiery shade (8)Robert Cirillo
55DEggshell shadeJohn Lampkin
43DBathroom tile shadePriscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
58DShade of raw linenJeff Stillman
111DSandy shade (3)Kathy Wienberg
64AShade darker than eggshellTimothy Polin
40AShade akin to sandDavid Liben-Nowell and Tom Pepper
64AShade similar to camelMary Lou Guizzo
52DLinen shade (2)David Steinberg
1DShade of many a lampshadeMichael Torch
33AOff-white (3)Lynn Lempel
36DOff-white shade (3)Jay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
41AAlmond-ish hueDavid Phillips
40ANeutral shade (10)Michael Blake
114DNeutral color (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
5DBeige relativeDavid Phillips
39DColor similar to almondGareth Bain and David Poole
29DNeutral color (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
23DRelative of beigeMichael Dewey
62ANude alternativeZhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
24DBeige-ish (3)Jean O'Conor
42AVery light brown (2)Patrick McIntyre
48DPantyhose shadeRaymond C. Young
52AShade akin to beigeDaniel Landman
58ACream-tonedBill Thompson
15DShade akin to almondElayne Cantor and Victor Fleming
65ABeige (8)Paula Gamache and Ed Stein
39DSandy shade (3)Scott Atkinson
14AStationery shadePeter A. Collins
37DNapkin shade, maybeGareth Bain
3DStationery hueJonathan Gersch
37DOff-white shade (3)Ian C. Livengood
7DColor of raw silkErik Wennstrom
61DLight brown shadeIan Livengood
4DOff-white shade (3)Andrew Zhou
65AHosiery shade (8)Daniel A. Finan
53DSoft shadeAshish Vengsarkar
36AHosiery hue (3)Robert A. Doll
28ALace shadeRobert W. Harris
30ADull shadeDoug Peterson
1AIt's similar to cream (2)Joel Fagliano
15DShade for shadesNatan Last
58DLight brown (5)Lynn Lempel
109ALight shade (2)Robert H. Wolfe
27ATawnyDoug Peterson and Barry C. Silk
69AHose colorMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
37ACousin of beigeTrip Payne
8DIt's similar to cream (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
40DStocking shade (6)Barry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
57DLiterally, "raw"Gary & Stephen Kennedy
148ALight brown (5)Trip Payne
3DHosiery hue (3)Sharon Delorme
57AHosiery shade (8)Donna Hoke Kahwaty
62ANeutral shade (10)Harriet Clifton
38ASilk shadeByron Walden
23AShade shadeDavid Quarfoot
43AHosiery hue (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
33DCreamy colorDavid J. Kahn and Steve Kahn
60DHose shade (2)Robert Zimmerman
38ALingerie shadeLee Glickstein and Craig Kasper
62ANeutral shade (10)Jayne and Alex Boisvert
64ABeige (8)Ray Fontenot
8DNeutral shade (10)Ray Fontenot
40AHose hue (3)Alan Arbesfeld
16ANeutral tone (4)Eric Fischer
3DUnbleached: Fr.Dan Reichert
19DLight shade (2)David J. Kahn
18AAlternative to nudePete Muller
12DLinen shade (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
104AOff-white (3)Joe DiPietro
47DNeutral color (5)Byron Walden
8DBrown family member (2)Kyle Mahowald
5DCreamBob Peoples
50ALampshade shade, perhapsDavid Quarfoot
109DSandy hueJoe DiPietro
42DHose shade (2)Michael Doran
7DLike raw silk (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
7DNeutral shade (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
6DOff-white (3)Barry C. Silk
61DLinen hue (4)Adam Cohen
26AShade of beigeJeffrey Harris
31DStocking shade (6)Holden Baker
105ALinen hue (4)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
51DAlmond (3)Robert H. Wolfe
62ANeutral color (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
65ANeutral shade (10)Michael Shteyman
48ADoily shadeRichard Silvestri
69AHosiery shade (8)Richard Silvestri
23DLinen color (4)William I. Johnston
3DNatural shadeMichael Shteyman
53DNeutral shade (10)Dana Motley
14AGrayish yellow (2)Patrick Merrell
16ALight brown (5)Randall J. Hartman
4DRaw linen colorElizabeth C. Gorski
3DLike raw silk (3)Steve Jones
2DNeutral tone (4)Sheldon Benardo
6DBrown relativeNelson Hardy
50DCreamy shadeChristina Houlihan
19AStocking shade (6)Don West
8DCreamlikeFrances Hansen
24AUnflashy colorManny Nosowsky
33AHosiery shade (8)Tyler Hinman
36DBeige (8)Sherry O. Blackard
55DAlmond (3)Jim Page
36DDrapery colorManny Nosowsky
62DNeutral color (5)Richard Hughes
33ABeige (8)Jim Morton
69ALinen color (4)Bill Zais
2DHose hue (3)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
30AHose hue (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
58DL'eggs shadeM. Francis Vuolo
11ABrown family member (2)Rich Norris
48ALinen hue (4)Thomas W. Schier
9DTannish (3)Kevin McCann
42ABrown hueRobert H. Wolfe
54DLight brown (5)Rich Norris
17AStocking shade (6)Diane C. Baldwin
60ALight brown (5)Patrick Jordan
35DAlmond (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
25DHosiery shade (8)Mark Elliot Skolsky
8DLike raw silk (3)Joe DiPietro
35DTannish (3)Pat M. Hugel
2DNeutral hueGregory E. Paul
14ALinen color (4)Bill Ballard
13DDecorator's shadeChuck Deodene
12DLight beige (3)Randall J. Hartman
8DBeige (8)Chuck Deodene
56DStocking shade (6)Richard Silvestri
76DTannish (3)Peter Gordon
37DStocking shade (6)Mark Elliot Skolsky
32DVery light brown (2)Fred Piscop
62ACurtain shadeA. J. Santora
69AColor of linenGregory E. Paul
37DBeige hueCharles M. Deber
3DBrown shadeF. Longo
5ABeige (8)J. Bender
38DHosiery shade (8)R. Ross
31AHosiery shade (8)R. Ross
115DSandy shade (3)C. Millhauser
35DBeige (8)J. Savage
16ALight beige (3)R. J. Hartman
58DLinen color (4)Sidney L. Robbins
2DGrayish yellow (2)Alan Arbesfeld
74ALinen hue (4)Coral Amende
14DBeige (8)Alex K. Justin
16AFashion shadeNancy Joline
45AShirt shadeWayne Robert Williams
57DBeige shadeWayne Robert Williams
44ANeutral shade (10)Rand H. Burns
18AEggshellNancy Joline
54DTannish colorPeter Gordon

4 results for ECRU from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 17, 2011panda52DCure for shadeMel Taub
Oct 4, 2009diagramless53DNeutral shadePatrick Blindauer
Dec 10, 2006acrosticDShade of unbleached linenEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 12, 2004diagramless21DBland shadeBrendan Emmett Quigley

332 results for ECRU from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
58AFashion colorNancy Scandrett RossTaub
24DLike unbleached linen in colorDorothy ElliottTaub
12DPanty-hose shadeMark DiehlMaleska
35DGrayish yellowChristy RidleyMaleska
56DBeige's kinChristy RidleyMaleska
40DBeigeErnst TheimerMaleska
45DBeigeJames L. BeattyMaleska
68ALight brownRobert ZimmermanMaleska
41DCurtain colorManny NosowskyMaleska
70DNeutral shadeAlfio MicciMaleska
135AColor of raw silkBarbara SpringerMaleska
12DBeigeJoy L. WoukMaleska
117AVery light brownJohn M. SamsonMaleska
10ALight brownFred TooleMaleska
53DYellowish grayBernice GordonMaleska
62AEggshell's cousinJonathan J. TowleMaleska
64AYellowish brownPeter SwiftMaleska
55DTannishEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
44AGrayish yellowChristy RidleyMaleska
18AGrayish brownEileen LexauMaleska
2DPale colorPeggy DevlinMaleska
52ATannishPeter SwiftMaleska
1AShade of brownKevin BoyleMaleska
43ADecorator's colorDaniel GirardiMaleska
51DBeigeLois SidwayMaleska
41ABeigePeter SwiftMaleska
100DRaw-silk shadeJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
7DGrayish yellowArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
18ABeigeMichael A. RampinoMaleska
43ABeigeWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
52DHosiery shadeRalph G. BeamanMaleska
43ABrown, as raw silkSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
53DBeigeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
66ATannishJune A. BoggsMaleska
96ARaw silk's hueJohn GreenmanMaleska
2DBeigeChristopher SherwoodMaleska
7DBeigeBetty JorgensenMaleska
1DNatural linen colorKathryn RighterMaleska
14ALight beigeShirley SolowayMaleska
109ABeigeVirginia L. YatesMaleska
54DBeigePeter SwiftMaleska
51ABeigeDon GroatMaleska
8DBeigeNancy JolineMaleska
27DBeigeElaine GeorgeMaleska
12DColor of unbleached linenBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
39DBeigeSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
66ANatural linen colorEli WesoffMaleska
31ACreamy colorFrances HansenMaleska
17AGrayish yellowBetty JorgensenMaleska
6DCurtain colorJohn GreenmanMaleska
48DBeigeJoy L. WoukMaleska
63ABeigeNancy JolineMaleska
2DBeigeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
11DNeutral colorMary S. SnyderMaleska
53AGrayish yellowArthur W. PalmerMaleska
54DGrayish yellowPeter SwiftMaleska
66ABeigeJoy L. WoukMaleska
51DA shade of beigeChristopher SherwoodMaleska
51DTannishEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
41ABeigeJudson G. TrentMaleska
68AGrayish yellowWalter CovellMaleska
24DNot quite tanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
16ALight tanWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
14ALight tanKenneth HaxtonMaleska
66ABeigeJesse RoarkeMaleska
57DShade of tanShirley SolowayMaleska
50DEggshell colorJudith PerryMaleska
2DTannishSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
53AVery light brownJames R. BurnsMaleska
16AOld-lace shadeMary C. WhittenMaleska
40DRaw silk colorLarry GoldhirschMaleska
33AShade shadeWhittenMaleska
16ACommon curtain colorPatterson PeppleMaleska
54APongee shadeJoy L. WoukMaleska
94AGrayish yellowEdward MarcheseMaleska
49DGrayish yellowChristy RidleyMaleska
69ALight brownJames R. BurnsMaleska
72DBeigeBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
10ABeigeStanley B. WhittenMaleska
44ABeigeErnst TheimerMaleska
30DBeigeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
52DRaw silk colorJohn M. SamsonMaleska
17ABeigeClavanMaleska
43DRaw-silk colorJoan WhitmanMaleska
1ABeigeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
29DGrayish yellowJohn M. SamsonMaleska
14ANatural linen colorKathryn RighterMaleska
17ABeigeJanis HellerMaleska
52DSubdued hueJohn GreenmanMaleska
43ABeigeEli WesoffMaleska
47DBeigeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
70ANeutral colorAlbert J. KlausMaleska
40ALight brownNancy McCarthyMaleska
37ALight brownJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
55DBeigeNancy McCarthyMaleska
16AUnbleached linen colorEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
60ANatural linen colorKathryn RighterMaleska
7DBeigeBarbara GillisMaleska
32DBeigeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
46DNeutral colorBernice GordonMaleska
54DBeigeAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
57ALight colorEli WesoffMaleska
13ALike unbleached linenI. Judah KoolykMaleska
1ALight tanPeter SwiftMaleska
22DTan colorNancy McCarthyMaleska
13ANeutral colorEli WesoffMaleska
6AHose shadeJudson G. TrentMaleska
57DTan shadeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
60ATan colorSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
36DNot quite off-whiteJohn GreenmanMaleska
26DTan colorWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
94DBeigeA. J. SantoraMaleska
25DRaw silk shadeJoy L. WoukMaleska
40DHaving the color of unbleached silkAudrey KochMaleska
53DBeigeI. Judah KoolykMaleska
16ARaw-silk colorMaloneyMaleska
15AYellowish-brown colorMichael J. ParrisMaleska
13APale brownHerb L. RisteenMaleska
68ATannishC. J. AngioMaleska
9DYellowish brownJim ModneyMaleska
53DLight tanC. J. AngioMaleska
65DColor of raw silkVincent L. OsborneMaleska
7DGrayish yellowC. J. AngioMaleska
16ANeutral colorHerb L. RisteenMaleska
52DTannish shadeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
55DColor of raw silkGrace FabbroniMaleska
11DOff-whiteKathryn RighterMaleska
60ALight tanHerb L. RisteenMaleska
19ACream colorRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
65DColorWilliam J. YskampMaleska
53DBeigeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
62ACousin of tanJean J. DavisonMaleska
50AColor of raw silkVincent L. OsborneMaleska
63ARelative of beigeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
23DBeigeJean J. DavisonMaleska
33DBeigeWilliam JarvisMaleska
4DNeutral shadeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
53DColor of raw silkVincent L. OsborneMaleska
73ANeutral hueA. J. SantoraMaleska
11DLight tanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
17ANeutral colorEli WesoffMaleska
42DColor of raw silkVincent L. OsborneMaleska
63AFlaxen hueAnn JenkinsMaleska
37DCurtain colorFrances HansenMaleska
14ACurtain colorC. J. AngioMaleska
47DLight tanHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
45DBeigeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
57DNeutral colorStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
109ALight brownAnne FoxMaleska
32ALight tanMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
11DBeigeAlfio MicciWeng
2DYellowishMartha J. DeWittWeng
3DBeigeJay SpryWeng
16ALight colorEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
62ALight colorDorothea E. ShippWeng
24DBeigeMaura B. JacobsonWeng
6DLight shadeElaine D. SchorrWeng
10DBeigeJackie AidieurWeng
32DLight brown tintGeorge MadridWeng
14APale colorMcAulayWeng
42DUnbleached-linen colorSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
27DTan colorJohn GordonWeng
2DColorAnthony B. CanningWeng
2DPale shadeNorton RhoadesWeng
11DColorLita M. ElversWeng
68ANatural shadeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
11DBeigeAndrew LeskoWeng
48DPale colorWilliam A. ChambrunWeng
60ABeigeSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
29AGrayish yellowJordan S. LasherWeng
58ATanUnknownWeng
42DBeigeNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
12DLight colorUnknownWeng
69DLight colorDorothea E. ShippWeng
60DColorUnknownWeng
15ATan colorUnknownWeng
58DBeigeUnknownWeng
39DBeigeA. J. SantoraWeng
66ABeigeUnknownWeng
17AColorUnknownWeng
6DTan colorDiana SessionsWeng
3DColorUnknownWeng
34DLight colorUnknownWeng
60DPale colorUnknownWeng
59ALight colorGladys V. MillerWeng
57APale colorUnknownWeng
14DTan shadeUnknownWeng
54DColorUnknownWeng
59DBeigeUnknownWeng
8DPale tanUnknownWeng
18AColor.UnknownWeng
62DColorMary M. MurdochWeng
53DColor.UnknownFarrar
38DColor.UnknownFarrar
21AColor.UnknownFarrar
18DUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
63AUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
11DBeige.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
62ACurtain color.William LutwiniakFarrar
28DBeige.UnknownFarrar
22AUnbleached: Fr.Cora GoodmanFarrar
50DUnbleached muslin.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
51DShade shade.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
61ABeige.George LaczkoFarrar
15ABeige.Cora GoodmanFarrar
56DColor.Jean ReedFarrar
17DCertain color.Frances HansenFarrar
22ALight tan.Helen FasuloFarrar
4DColor.Anne FoxFarrar
50DBeige.UnknownFarrar
35DUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
32DCloth shade.UnknownFarrar
33DColor.UnknownFarrar
33DColor.UnknownFarrar
111AUnbleached.Anne FoxFarrar
10DUnbleached muslin.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
55DBeige.UnknownFarrar
29ABeige.UnknownFarrar
14AColor.UnknownFarrar
68ALight brown.UnknownFarrar
53DColor.UnknownFarrar
12DBeige.UnknownFarrar
56AColor.UnknownFarrar
34DColor.UnknownFarrar
10DTextile fabric color.UnknownFarrar
29DLinen color.UnknownFarrar
65DColor.A. J. SantoraFarrar
31DColor.UnknownFarrar
25DColor.UnknownFarrar
1AColor.UnknownFarrar
53DColor.UnknownFarrar
15ABeige.UnknownFarrar
31ABeige.A. J. SantoraFarrar
12DLight tan.Walter ColtFarrar
2DSee 29 Down.UnknownFarrar
16AUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
8DPale color.UnknownFarrar
60ABeige.UnknownFarrar
6DCreamy color.Jean ReedFarrar
15AShade shade.S. A. KayFarrar
60ABeige.UnknownFarrar
57AUnbleached: Fr.UnknownFarrar
65ALight tan.UnknownFarrar
26AColor.Sidney LambertFarrar
6DLight tan.UnknownFarrar
12DBeige.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
61DBeige.UnknownFarrar
7DLinen color.Louise EarnestFarrar
128DBeige.Jules ArensbergFarrar
50ATan shade.UnknownFarrar
63ABeige color.UnknownFarrar
49DBeige.UnknownFarrar
25DCream color.UnknownFarrar
31DBeige.UnknownFarrar
7DColor.UnknownFarrar
40ARaw silk color.UnknownFarrar
39DBeige.UnknownFarrar
58ABeige.UnknownFarrar
19DSuntan shade.UnknownFarrar
3DUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
114DNatural color of silk.John F. ByrneFarrar
117AUnbleached.Herbert EttensonFarrar
52DColor.UnknownFarrar
16ALight tan.William Spaar, Jr.Farrar
43ABeige.UnknownFarrar
1AColor of raw silk.Roberta MorseFarrar
55DBeige.Roberta MorseFarrar
29DColor.UnknownFarrar
31DCurtain shade.S. A. KayFarrar
36DLight tan.Anthony MorseFarrar
58DCurtain color.S. A. KayFarrar
1AColor of raw silk.UnknownFarrar
52DColor.Madeline CorseFarrar
57DColor.UnknownFarrar
14AColor.UnknownFarrar
2DLight tan.H. L. RisteenFarrar
47AUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
61ABeige color.Thomas MeekinFarrar
70DUnbleached.A. J. SantoraFarrar
32DBeige.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
12DColor.H. L. RisteenFarrar
53DColor.UnknownFarrar
55DLight tan.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
5DBeige.Herbert EttensonFarrar
47DLight color.Mel TaubFarrar
93DOff white.Roberta MorseFarrar
8DPale color.Alice H. CookFarrar
54DColor.Cora GoodmanFarrar
14AColor.Harold T. BersFarrar
7DLight tan.UnknownFarrar
25DLight color.Mel TaubFarrar
54DBeige.Jo BodleFarrar
56DBeige.W. E. JonesFarrar
67ALight tan.Thomas VarnerFarrar
52DColor.Ralph AndersonFarrar
27DLight color.Mel TaubFarrar
14ACurtain shade.Herbert EttensonFarrar
31AGrège.Jules ArensbergFarrar
14ACurtain shade.Albert BlumFarrar
56DRelative of eggshell.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
57DCurtain shade.S. A. KayFarrar
16ACurtain color.S. A. KayFarrar
39DNeutral color.UnknownFarrar
63ALight tan.Martha BrownleeFarrar
35ABeige.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
59DUnbleached.Roberta MorseFarrar
52DColor of raw silk.Sidney LambertFarrar
59DCurtain color.Albert BlumFarrar
70ALight tan.Louise RabbFarrar
15ACurtain color.UnknownFarrar
97DA color.Israel GitterFarrar
51DUnbleached.UnknownFarrar
2DPopular color for curtains.UnknownFarrar
62AColor of raw silk.UnknownFarrar
29DCurtain color.UnknownFarrar
59DBeige.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
2DColor of raw silk.UnknownFarrar
56ALight shade.UnknownFarrar
5DPongee color.UnknownFarrar
28DUnbleached color.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
94DColor.William Spaar Jr.Farrar
10DUnbleached.Harold T. BersFarrar
91DBeige.P. J. LamannaFarrar
47DBeige.Laird C. AddisFarrar
78DNeutral shade.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
35ATan.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
62DPale brown.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
10DBeige.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
55ABeige.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
117DBeige.Louis ShieldsFarrar
77DUnbleached.Bert StoreyFarrar
62DBeige color.F. C. JaschobFarrar