DMC Tapestry Thread
486 7255 Allium
A 4-ply, superior quality, non-divisible wool used primarily for needlepoint, due to its durability and colorfastness.
Available in an extensive range of 390 colors Each skein contains 8.7 yards
A pale purple shade that can be used as a mid or dark-tone to add depth and shade to your needlework. Mauve dye was accidentally discovered by 18-year-old scientist William Perkin whilst he was trying to find treatments for malaria. He named the colour using the French name for Mallow because its flowers are a similar colour.