Home > Threads & Wool > DMC Threads > DMC Colour Variations Threads
DMC Colour Variations Threads
Click here to view our DMC colour cards.
Quote from DMC:
"Color Variations: One thread and colour comes to life… Give life to your cross stitch designs with Color Variations by DMC! Color Variations is a new DMC Cotton thread that offers you a wide range of colours in only one skein. Every 6 to 7 stitches, each thread from the DMC Color Variations line reveals a succession of colour changes, which are unique on each needlework project. In soft multi-coloured or tone-on-tone shades, these 36 new threads present the same stitching quality as DMC Stranded Cotton.
DISCOVER COLOR VARIATIONS
Color Variations is a new DMC Stranded Thread that offers you a wide range of colours in only one Skein. Every 6 to 7 stitches, each thread from the DMC Color Variations line reveals a succession of colour changes, which are unique on each needlework project. In soft multi-coloured or tone-on-tone shades, these 36 new threads present the same stitching quality as DMC Mouliné Stranded Cotton. The vibrant colours add a contemporary feel, depth and delicate aspect to your creations. Whether you are a beginner or experienced stitcher, give freedom to your creativity by stitching unique designs, and enjoy watching your needlework projects come to life, stitch after stitch. The original aspect of Color Variations thread will add new horizons to your creative talents!
Why should I try Color Variations?
1) 24 unique delicious colours...
A gorgeous palette of 24 colours covering all colour families. DMC 6-strand embroidery thread. 100% cotton. DMC guaranteed colour consistency and continuity. DMC heirloom quality. Fade resistant, no bleeding, Colourfast. Easy care. Can be washed in warm water (60°C / 140°F)
2) Each thread a gentle blend of Color Variations Tones from neighbouring colour families create rich, vibrant effect. No harsh contrasts. Colour blends gently and seamlessly one into another. Each Color Variations thread is a soft blend of several DMC colours.
3) Fun to cross stitch
The colour reveals itself every few stitches. Short colour sequence means subtle colour changes every few stitches (+/- 5cm). Observe how the colour vibrates and adds life to stitched areas.
4) Unique design appeal
Rich and vibrant stitched effects while only using a single thread. Allows for modern, contemporary designs with fewer colours yet great appeal. Provides further creative options: also ideal for texts, samplers, borders, silhouettes and more. Unique designs. No two stitched pieces are the same. Fun and faster stitching thanks to fewer colour changes and innovative designs."
Each skein contains 8m of 100% double mercerised cotton, colourfast, six strand embroidery thread.