Silk Road Needle Arts

                        St. Petersburg, Florida

Silk Blends—

The Caron Collection—Impressions. Available in 36 yard skeins ($4.30 for solid colors and $4.90 for variegated); special order of 120-yard skeins and 400- yard skeins

 

A 50% silk, 50% wool blend. Smooth, silky feeling and exquisite to work with. Available in 96 solid colors and 38 variegated; the variegated colors coordinate with Watercolours (the pima cotton thread.) Impressions is almost the same weight as #8 pearl cotton and handles very well and is a pleasure to stitch with. (We keep the solid colors in stock and can special order the variegated colors.)

 

Recommended usage:

 

Needlepoint on #18 and #24 canvas, 1 strand; on #13/14 canvas, use 2 strands. Upright stitches cover best with 2 strands on #18 canvas; may need 3 strands on #13/14 canvas for upright stitches.

 

Cross Stitch: on #18-28 (over 2), use 1 strand; on #13-14 (over 2) use 2 strands.

 

Embroidery: works well on fine linens; use appropriate number of strands as required for coverage.

 

 

For color charts of the solid colors go to: 

http://www.caron-net.com/impsolid.html


Color charts for the variegated colors are found at:

http://www.caron-net.com/impress.html
 

Please identify the colors (from the tables below) and quantities needed and click on the order form button below:
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Solid colors of Impressions
. (Within color families, the lower numbers represent the darker colors, with higher numbers representing the lighter colors)

 

0000 Natural

0020 Black

0057 White

0076 Navy

1052 Gray

1054 Gray

1061 Taupe Gray

1062 Taupe Gray

1063 Taupe Gray

1065 Taupe Gray

1071 Blue Gray

1072 Blue Gray

1074 Blue Gray

1081 Green Gray

1082 Green Gray

1084 Green Gray

1091 Lavender Gray

1092 Lavender Gray

1093 Lavender Gray

1095 Lavender Gray

1110 Cedar Brown

1112 Cedar Brown

1113 Cedar Brown

1115 Cedar Brown

1122 Black Brown

1130 Camel Brown

1131 Camel Brown

1134 Camel Brown

1136 Camel Brown

1139 Camel Brown

1141 Golden Brown

1142 Golden Brown

1144 Golden Brown

1146 Golden Brown

1151 Taupe

1153 Taupe

1155 Taupe

1157 Taupe

1159 Taupe

1162 Taupe Brown

1164 Taupe Brown

1166 Taupe Brown

2001 Cherry

2004 Cherry

2006 Cherry

2010 Lacquer Red

2013 Lacquer Red

2016 Lacquer Red

2031 Brown Rose

2032 Brown Rose

2033 Brown Rose

2035 Brown Rose

2037 Brown Rose

2039 Brown Rose

2040 Raspberry

2044 Raspberry

2046 Raspberry

2049 Raspberry

2071 Coral Red

2073 Coral Red

2075 Coral Red

3006 Melon

3012 Tangerine

3013 Tangerine

3015 Tangerine

3017 Tangerine

3041 Salmon

3042 Salmon

3045 Salmon

3047 Salmon

3051 Red Orange

3054 Red Orange

3056 Red Orange

3061 Rust Orange

3062 Rust Orange

3064 Rust Orange

4003 Golden Yellow

4005 Golden Yellow

4007 Golden Yellow

4012 Lemon Yellow

4013 Lemon Yellow

4015 Lemon Yellow

4017 Lemon Yellow

5002 Sage Green

5004 Sage Green

5006 Sage Green

5011 Moss Green

5013 Moss Green

5015 Moss Green

5060 Moss Green

5061 Pine Green

5081 Kelly Green

5084 Kelly Green

5086 Kelly Green

5088 Kelly Green

5121 Jade Green

5123 Jade Green

5126 Jade Green

6010 Red Purple

6013 Red Purple

6014 Red Purple

6015 Red Purple

6021 Brown Purple

6022 Brown Purple

6023 Brown Purple

6026 Brown Purple

6027 Brown Purple

6042 Blue Purple

6043 Blue Purple

6044 Blue Purple

7001 Wmsburg Blue

7003 Wmsburg Blue

7005 Wmsburg Blue

7007 Wmsburg Blue

7010 Dark Navy

7011 Dark Navy

7020 Teal Green

7022 Teal Green

7024 Teal Green

7026 Teal Green

7027 Teal Green

7041 Clear Blue

7044 Clear Blue

7046 Clear Blue

7049 Clear Blue

7053 Cornflower

7055 Cornflower

7057 Cornflower

7058 Cornflower

7061 Gray Blue

7063 Gray Blue

7065 Gray Blue

7092 Aqua

7094 Aqua

7096 Aqua

 

Variegated (Hand-Dyed) Colors of Impressions:

001 Sandstone

003 Meadow

006 Amethyst

010 Fiesta

011 Pebbles

013 Peach Sherbet

014 Sunset

017 Blue Lavender

023 Parfait

024 Twilight

029 Seafoam

031 Rose Quartz

032 Passion

033 Desert Sage

036 Tobacco

038 Morning Mist

040 Williamsburg

045 Flame

051 Abalone

052 Marigold

065 Emerald

066 Jade

068 Mediterranean

072 Midnight

082 Gobi Sand

083 Pine Forest

085 Antique Brass

087 Cameo

088 Mt. Meadow

097 Baby’s Breath

099 Cocoa

101 Cherry

102 Prairie Fire

118 Opal

126 Faded Linen

132 Honeysuckle

134 Dawn

135 Adobe

 


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