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DMC To Anchor Shade Conversions

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* = Anchor Number that has been used more than once
If there are two numbers, the first is the 'official' DMC to Anchor number

Shade numbers refer to DMC Stranded, Perle and Anchor Stranded and Perle

DMC Colour Anchor
White White 2
Ecru Ecru/Off-White 387*
B5200 Snow White 1
150 Bright Red 59
151 Pink 73
152 Dark Tawny 969
153 Lilac 95*
154 Very Dark Red 873
155 Forget-me-not Blue 1030*
156 Medium Blue 118*
157 Light Blue 120*
158 Dark Blue 178
159 Light Petrol Blue 120*
160 Medium Petrol Blue 175*
161 Dark Petrol Blue 176
162 Light Baby Blue 159*
163 Green 877
164 Light Green 240*
165 Bright Green 278*
166 Lime Green 280*
167 Khaki Brown 375*
168 Silver Grey 274*
169 Pewter Grey 849*
208 Very Dark Lavender 110
209 Dark Lavender 109
210 Medium Lavender 108
211 Light Lavender 342
221 Very Dark Shell Pink 897*
223 Light Shell Pink 895
224 Very Light Shell Pink 893
225 Ultra Very Light Shell Pink 892
300 Very Dark Mahogany 352
301 Medium Mahogany 1049*/884
304 Medium Red 19
307 Lemon 289
309 Dark Rose 42
310 Black 403
311 Medium Navy Blue 148
312 Very Dark Baby Blue 979
315 Medium Dark Antique Mauve 1019*/972
316 Medium Antique Mauve 1017
317 Pewter Gray 400
318 Light Steel Gray 235*/399
319 Very Dark Pistachio Green 1044*/218
320 Medium Pistachio Green 215
321 Red 47
322 Dark Dark Baby Blue 978
326 Very Dark Rose 59*
327 Dark Dark Violet 101*/100
333 Very Dark Blue Violet 119
334 Medium Baby Blue 977
335 Rose 40*/38
336 Navy Blue 150
340 Medium Blue Violet 118*
341 Light Blue Violet 117*
347 Very Dark Salmon 1025
349 Dark Coral 13*
350 Medium Coral 11
351 Coral 10
352 Light Coral 9
353 Peach 8*
355 Dark Terra Cotta 1014
356 Medium Terra Cotta 1013*/5975
367 Dark Pistachio Green 216/217
368 Light Pistachio Green 214
369 Very Light Pistachio Green 1043/259
370 Medium Mustard 888*/856
371 Mustard 887*/855
372 Light Mustard 887*/854
400 Dark Mahogany 351
402 Very Light Mahogany 1047/347
407 Dark Desert Sand 914*
413 Dark Pewter Gray 236*
414 Dark Steel Gray 235*
415 Pearl Gray 398
420 Dark Hazelnut Brown 374
422 Light Hazelnut Brown 372/943
433 Medium Brown 358/310
434 Light Brown 310/370
435 Very Light Brown 365/901
436 Tan 363/890
437 Light Tan 362
444 Dark Lemon 291/290
445 Light Lemon 288
451 Dark Shell Gray 233
452 Medium Shell Gray 232
453 Light Shell Gray 231
469 Avocado Green 267*
470 Light Avocado Green 266*/267
471 Very Light Avocado Green 265/267
472 Ultra Light Avocado Green 253/264
498 Dark Red 1005/43
500 Very Dark Blue Green 683/879
501 Dark Blue Green 878
502 Blue Green 877*
503 Medium Blue Green 876*/875
504 Very Light Blue Green 206*/1042
505 Dark Grass Green 210*
517 Dark Wedgewood 162*
518 Light Wedgewood 1039
519 Sky Blue 1038
520 Dark Fern Green 862*
522 Fern Green 860
523 Light Fern Green 859
524 Very Light Fern Green 858
535 Very Light Ash Gray 401
543 Ultra Very Light Beige Brown 933
550 Very Dark Violet 101*
552 Medium Violet 99/112
553 Violet 98*
554 Light Violet 95/96
561 Very Dark Jade 212
562 Medium Jade 210*
563 Light Jade 208
564 Very Light Jade 206*
580 Dark Moss Green 924
581 Moss Green 281
597 Turquoise 1064
598 Light Turquoise 1062/167
600 Very Dark Cranberry 59*
601 Dark Cranberry 63*
602 Medium Cranberry 57/63
603 Cranberry 62*
604 Light Cranberry 55/66
605 Very Light Cranberry 1094/50
606 Bright Orange-Red 334/335
608 Bright Orange 330*
610 Dark Drab Brown 889
611 Drab Brown 898*
612 Light Drab Brown 832/853
613 Very Light Drab Brown 831/956
632 Ultra Very Dark Desert Sand 936*/936
640 Very Dark Beige Gray 393
642 Dark Beige Gray 392/832
644 Medium Beige Gray 391/899
645 Very Dark Beaver Gray 273
646 Dark Beaver Gray 8581*
647 Medium Beaver Gray 1040/8581
648 Light Beaver Gray 900
666 Bright Red 46
676 Light Old Gold 891
677 Very Light Old Gold 361*/886
680 Dark Old Gold 901*/907
699 Green 923*
700 Bright Green 228
701 Light Green 227
702 Kelly Green 226/239
703 Chartreuse 238
704 Bright Chartreuse 256*
712 Cream 926*
718 Plum 88
720 Dark Orange Spice 326
721 Medium Orange Spice 324
722 Light Orange Spice 323*
725 Topaz 305*
726 Light Topaz 295*
727 Very Light Topaz 293
728 Golden Yellow 305
729 Medium Old Gold 890/874
730 Very Dark Olive Green 845*/924
731 Dark Olive Green 281*/844
732 Olive Green 281*
733 Medium Olive Green 280*
734 Light Olive Green 279
738 Very Light Tan 361*/372
739 Ultra Very Light Tan 366/885
740 Tangerine 316*
741 Medium Tangerine 304/314
742 Light Tangerine 303
743 Medium Yellow 302
744 Pale Yellow 301
745 Light Pale Yellow 300
746 Off White 275
747 Very Light Sky Blue 158/928
754 Light Peach 1012/6
758 Very Light Terra Cotta 9575/868
760 Salmon 1022
761 Light Salmon 1021
762 Very Light Pearl Gray 234
772 Very Light Yellow Green 259/260
775 Very Light Baby Blue 128/975
776 Medium Pink 24
777 Deep Red 65
778 Very Light Antique Mauve 968
779 Brown 380*
780 Ultra Very Dark Topaz 309/365
781 Very Dark Topaz 308*
782 Dark Topaz 308*
783 Medium Topaz 307
791 Very Dark Cornflower Blue 178
792 Dark Cornflower Blue 941/177
793 Medium Cornflower Blue 176*
794 Light Cornflower Blue 175
796 Dark Royal Blue 133
797 Royal Blue 132
798 Dark Delft Blue 146/131
799 Medium Delft Blue 145/130
800 Pale Delft Blue 144/129
801 Dark Coffee Brown 359
803 Deep Blue 149
806 Dark Peacock Blue 169
807 Peacock Blue 168
809 Delft Blue 130
813 Light Blue 161*/160
814 Dark Garnet 45
815 Medium Garnet 44
816 Garnet 43/20
817 Very Dark Coral Red 13*
818 Baby Pink 23*
819 Light Baby Pink 271
820 Very Dark Royal Blue 134
822 Light Beige Gray 390/830
823 Dark Navy Blue 152*/164
824 Very Dark Blue 164*
825 Dark Blue 162*
826 Medium Blue 161*
827 Very Light Blue 160/159
828 Ultra Very Light Blue 9159/158
829 Very Dark Golden Olive 906
830 Dark Golden Olive 277*
831 Medium Golden Olive 277*
832 Golden Olive 907
833 Light Golden Olive 874*
834 Very Light Golden Olive 984*/945
838 Very Dark Beige Brown 1088/380
839 Dark Beige Brown 1086
840 Medium Beige Brown 1084
841 Light Beige Brown 1082/378
842 Very Light Beige Brown 1080/388
844 Ultra Dark Beaver Gray 1041
869 Very Dark Hazelnut Brown 375*/944
890 Ultra Dark Pistachio Green 218
891 Dark Carnation 35*/29
892 Medium Carnation 33*/28
893 Light Carnation 27
894 Very Light Carnation 26
895 Very Dark Hunter Green 1044*
898 Very Dark Coffee Brown 380*/360
899 Medium Rose 38/55
900 Dark Burnt Orange 333
902 Very Dark Garnet 897*/72
904 Very Dark Parrot Green 258
905 Dark Parrot Green 257/258
906 Medium Parrot Green 256*
907 Light Parrot Green 255
DMC Colour Anchor
909 Very Dark Emerald Green 923*/230
910 Dark Emerald Green 230/299
911 Medium Emerald Green 205
912 Light Emerald Green 209/205
913 Medium Nile Green 204
915 Dark Plum 1029
917 Medium Plum 89
918 Dark Red Copper 341
919 Red Copper 340
920 Medium Copper 1004/339
921 Copper 1003*/338
922 Light Copper 1003*/337
924 Very Dark Gray Green 851
926 Medium Gray Green 850
927 Light Gray Green 849*
928 Very Light Gray Green 274*
930 Dark Antique Blue 1035/922
931 Medium Antique Blue 1034/921
932 Light Antique Blue 1033
934 Black Avocado Green 862*
935 Dark Avocado Green 861
936 Very Dark Avocado Green 846
937 Medium Avocado Green 268*
938 Ultra Dark Coffee Brown 381
939 Very Dark Navy Blue 152*
943 Medium Aquamarine 189/188
945 Tawny 881
946 Medium Burnt Orange 332
947 Burnt Orange 330
948 Very Light Peach 1011
950 Light Desert Sand 4146
951 Light Tawny 1010
954 Nil Green 203*
955 Light Nile Green 203*
956 Geranium 40*/54
957 Pale Geranium 50/52
958 Dark Seagreen 187/186
959 Medium Seagreen 186*
961 Dark Dusty Rose 76*
962 Medium Dusty Rose 75*
963 Ultra Very Light Dusty Rose 23*/73
964 Light Seagreen 185
966 Medium Baby Green 240*
967 Light Peach 1012
970 Light Pumpkin 925
971 Pumpkin 316*
972 Deep Canary 298/355
973 Bright Canary 290/297
975 Dark Golden Brown 357/355
976 Medium Golden Brown 1001/309
977 Light Golden Brown 1002
986 Very Dark Forest Green 246
987 Dark Forest Green 244
988 Medium Forest Green 243
989 Forest Green 242
991 Dark Aquamarine 1076*
992 Light Aquamarine 1072
993 Ver Light Aquamarine 1070*
995 Dark Electric Blue 410*
996 Medium Electric Blue 433
 
3011 Dark Khaki Green 856/845
3012 Medium Khaki Green 855/843
3013 Light Khaki Green 853/842
3021 Very Dark Brown Gray 905*/905
3022 Medium Brown Gray 8581*
3023 Light Brown Gray 899
3024 Very Light Brown Gray 388*
3031 Very Dark Mocha Brown 905*
3032 Medium Mocha Brown 898*/903
3033 Very Light Mocha Brown 387*/391
3041 Medium Antique Violet 871
3042 Light Antique Violet 870
3045 Dark Yellow Beige 888*
3046 Medium Yellow Beige 887*
3047 Light Yellow Beige 852
3051 Dark Green Gray 845*/846
3052 Medium Green Gray 844
3053 Green Gray 843
3064 Desert Sand 883
3072 Very Light Beaver Gray 397/234
3078 Very Light Golden Yellow 292
3325 Light Baby Blue 129/144
3326 Light Rose 36
3328 Dark Salmon 1024
3340 Medium Apricot 329
3341 Apricot 328
3345 Dark Hunter Green 268*
3346 Hunter Green 267*
3347 Medium Yellow Green 266*
3348 Light Yellow Green 264/254
3350 Ultra Dark Dusty Rose 77/59
3354 Light Dusty Rose 74
3362 Dark Pine Green 263
3363 Medium Pine Green 262
3364 Pine Green 261
3371 Black Brown 382
3607 Light Plum 87
3608 Very Light Plum 86
3609 Ultra Light Plum 85
3685 Very Dark Mauve 1028/70
3687 Mauve 68/68
3688 Medium Mauve 75*/60
3689 Light Mauve 49
3705 Dark Melon 35*
3706 Medium Melon 33*
3708 Light Melon 31*
3712 Medium Salmon 1023
3713 Very Light Salmon 1020/968
3716 Very Light Dusty Rose 25
3721 Dark Shell Pink 896
3722 Medium Shell Pink 1027/896
3726 Dark Antique Mauve 1018/970
3727 Light Antique Mauve 1016
3731 Very Dark Dusty Rose 76*/77
3733 Dusty Rose 75*
3740 Dark Antique Violet 872
3743 Very Light Antique Violet 869
3746 Dark Blue Violet 1030*
3747 Very Light Blue Violet 120*
3750 Very Dark Antique Blue 1036
3752 Very Light Antique Blue 1032/976
3753 Ultra Very Light Antique Blue 1031/128
3755 Baby Blue 140/145
3756 Baby Blue (?) 1037/274
3760 Medium Wedgewood 162*
3761 Light Sky Blue 928/159
3765 Very Dark Peacock Blue 170
3766 Light Peacock Blue 167
3768 Dark Gray Green 779
3770 Very Light Tawny 1009
3771 Dark Peach 336
3772 Very Dark Desert Sand 1007*/379
3773 Medium Desert Sand 1008/882
3774 Very Light Desert Sand 778
3776 Light Mahogany 1048/349
3777 Very Dark Terra Cotta 1015
3778 Light Terra Cotta 1013*/9575
3779 Ultra Very Light Terra Cotta 868
3781 Dark Mocha Brown 1050
3782 Light Mocha Brown 388*/831
3787 Dark Brown Gray 904*/393
3790 Ultra Dark Beige Gray 904*
3799 Very Dark Pewter Gray 236* or 400*(slightly darker)
3801 Very Dark Melon 1098
3802 Very Dark Antique Mauve 1019*
3803 Dark Mauve 69
3804 Dark Cyclamen Pink 63*
3805 Cyclamen Pink 62*
3806 Light Cyclamen Pink 62*
3807 Cornflower Blue 122
3808 Ultra Very Dark Turquoise 1068
3809 Very Dark Turquoise 1066*
3810 Dark Turquoise 1066*
3811 Very Light Turquoise 1060
3812 Very Dark Seagreen 188*
3813 Light Blue Green 875*
3814 Aquamarine 1074*
3815 Dark Celadon Green 877*
3816 Celadon Green 876*
3817 Light Celadon Green 875*
3818 Ultra Very Dark Emerald Green 923*
3819 Light Moss Green 278*
3820 Dark Straw 306*
3821 Straw 305*
3822 Light Straw 295*
3823 Ultra Pale Yellow 386*
3824 Light Apricot 8*
3825 Pale Pumpkin 323*
3826 Golden Brown 1049*
3827 Pale Golden Brown 311*
3828 Hazelnut Brown 373
3829 Very Dark Old Gold 901*
3830 Terra Cotta 5975
3831 Dark Raspberry 29
3832 Medium Raspberry 28
3833 Light Raspberry 31*
3834 Dark Grape 100*
3835 Medium Grape 98*
3836 Ligh Grape 90
3837 Ultra Dark Lavender 100*
3838 Dark Lavender Blue 177
3839 Medium Lavender Blue 176*
3840 Light Lavender Blue 117*
3841 Pale Baby Blue 159*
3842 Dark Wedgewood 164*
3843 Electric Blue 1089*
3844 Dark Bright Turquoise 410*
3845 Medium Bright Turquoise 1089*
3846 Light Bright Turquoise 1090
3847 Dark Teal Green 1076*
3848 Medium Teal Green 1074*
3849 Light Teal Green 1070*
3850 Dark Bright Green 188*
3851 Light Bright Green 186*
3852 Very Dark Straw 306*
3853 Dark Autumn Gold 1003*
3854 Medium Autumn Gold 313
3855 Light Autumn Gold 311*
3856 Ultra Very Light Mahogany 347
3857 Dark Rosewood 936*
3858 Medium Rosewood 1007*
3859 Light Rosewood 914*
3860 Cocoa 379*
3861 Light Cocoa 378
3862 Dark Mocha Beige 358*
3863 Medium Mocha Beige 379*
3864 Light Mocha Beige 376
3865 Winter White 2*
3866 Ultra Very Light Mocha Brown 926*
48 Variegated Baby Pink 1207/1201
51 Variegated Burnt Orange 1220*
52 Variegated Violet 1209*/1208
57 Variegated Red 1203*
61 Variegated Topaz 1218*
62 Variegated Dusty Rose 1201*
67 Variegated Baby Blue 1212
69 Variegated Terra Cotta 1218*
75 Variegated Cranberry 1206*
90 Variegated Yellow 1217*
91 Variegated Turquoise 1211
92 Variegated Avocado 1215*
93 Variegated Cornflower Blue 1210*
94 Variegated Khaki Green 1209*
95 Variegated Purple 1204*
99 Variegated Mauve 1213*
101 Variegated Spring Green 1209*
102 Variegated Dark Violet 1210*
103 Variegated Royal Blue 1217*
104 Variegated Lemon 1218*
105 Variegated Tan/Brown 1203*
106 Variegated Coral 1218*
107 Variegated Carnation 1203*
108 Variegated Yellow Orange 1220*
111 Variegated Mustard 1218*
112 Variegated Salmon 1201*
113 Variegated Wedgewood Blue 1210*
114 Variegated Lime Green 1213*
115 Variegated Garnet 1206*
116 Veriegated Dark Salmon 1204*
121 Variegated Delft Blue 1210*
122 Variegated Olive Green 1215*
123 Variegated Teal 1213*
124 Variegated Periwinkle 1210*
125 Variegated Seafoam Green 1213*
126 Variegated Lavender 1209*