DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread
Use DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread (Art 415.5) for all your cross-stitch, embroidery, needlepoint, hardanger, pulled thread, smocking, applique and other types of creative stitchery.
DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread is a luminous multi-colored thread with an over-dyed effect made from 100% long staple Egyptian cotton and double mercerized to give it brilliant sheen. DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread is a non-divisible, 100% cotton thread created in soft multi-colors with the look of over-dyed threads. Colorfast and fade resistant, it is consistent in coloring between skeins. Made from the finest long staple cotton fibers, this size 5 thread is highly mercerized for a lustrous sheen. Available on a distinctive twisted skein, this supple thread provides a smooth, dimensional texture to needlework pieces. It works for all types of embroidery, needlepoint, counted thread work and more.
Click HERE to see the DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread Color Chart
Please note that online Color Chart should only be used as a general guideline to allow for screen variances
Click HERE to see the complimentary DMC 6 Stranded Cotton Variegated Range.
For a more modern look, experiment with the lovely range of Anchor Variegated 6 Stranded Cotton or the complimentary Anchor Variegated Perle 5 Threads on either white or colored fabrics. Using matching colors in different mediums lets you introduce texture into your work.
Editors Note: when I had the store at Mt Eliza I used to display both the Variegated Stranded Cottons and Variegated Perle 5 threads together, and they just made your fingers itch to work them both into a project…..
DMC Perle 5 Variegated Thread offer guaranteed DMC color consistency from one skein to the next. It also features 25m per twisted skein in a skein put-up. Subtlety is the secret behind the beauty of DMC’s Pearl Cotton Variations. This “over-dyed”, non-divisible cotton thread features multiple colors that harmoniously progress from one to the other.
Care and Washing: DMC Pearl Cotton Variations is 100% colorfast. It can be washed frequently without fading. The thread can be washed at high temperatures 95° C/203° F. Give particular attention to the fabric on which the thread was embroidered.
Made in France