DMC Color Infusions Thread

Details

DMC Color Infusions is a line of 36 beautiful threads designed to bring vibrant color, texture and a new dimension to paper crafting, scrapbooking, art and needlework projects.

DMC Color Infusions threads are acid-free and 100% colorfast and fade resistant. The Color Infusions line includes:

Memory Thread

A soft fiber wrapped copper wire that is easily shaped and formed to add extra dimension and texture. Available in 36 colors.

Silky

Highly lustrous rayon threads that add silky smoothness and sheen. Divisible into six strands. Available in 8 vibrant colors.

Cotton Cord

Fine twisted over-dyed cotton threads with beautiful blended shades. Available in 8 colors.

Sparklers

Beautiful blended metallic color threads that add sparkle. Divisible into six strands. Available in 8 sparkling color blends.

Each thread is hand-wrapped on clear recyclable shuttles to keep them organized and ready to use. Notches on the shuttles hold the thread in place once in use. You can reuse the shuttle for other threads once you use all of your Memory Thread and the shuttles can be placed on a metal ring to keep all of your threads for a project together. Each shuttle contains 3 yards of thread.

Care & Washing

Click here to view care and washing instructions for Memory Thread

Silky

Color Infusions Silky Thread is 100% colorfast and can be washed on a frequent basis, without causing the color to fade. The thread can be washed at 60°C, 140°F. Particular attention should be paid to the fabric on which the thread was embroidered. Wash your embroidery with one teaspoon of mild soap such as Orvus.

Sparklers

Wash in lukewarm water 30°C, 86°F with a mild detergent. Do not use bleach. For dry-cleanable pieces, any dry cleaning solvent except trichloroethylene may be used.

Cotton Cord

Color Infusions Cotton Cord is 100% colorfast and can be washed on a frequent basis, without causing the color to fade. The thread can be washed at 60°C, 140°F. Particular attention should be paid to the fabric on which the thread was embroidered. Wash your embroidery with one teaspoon of mild soap such as Orvus.

 

 

How to Use

Memory Thread

Memory Thread, a soft fiber wrapped copper wire, can be easily shaped and formed to outline designs, create shapes and words, twist into spirals, tie on to cards - the possibilities are endless! Once you start using it, you'll think of so many other uses. To apply Memory Thread embellishments to paper, use a quick dry glue that dries clear and is made especially for paper crafting. You should test a small piece first to ensure you have an adhesive that works. To apply Memory Thread to needlework, simply tack it down as needed with a single strand of matching thread.

Learn more about Color Infusions Memory Thread

Sparklers

Sparklers, a beautiful blended metallic thread, is divisible into six strands. Sparklers will add extra dazzle to your projects. The thread can be used by an individual strand for more delicate details or use all six strands for a bolder look.

Silky

Silky, a highly lustrous rayon thread, is divisible into six strands. Silky is perfect for stitching, making fringe, tying and wrapping. You can use the strands individually for delicate details. You may want to use a thread conditioner such as Thread Heaven for stitching applications.

Cotton Cord

Cotton Cord, a fine twisted over-dyed cotton thread, is a dream to stitch with, it makes beautiful fringe and it is great to tie around the edge of a card or to use to tie on tags and other embellishments.