Coats Technical Services

Colour Shade Cards

At Coats we understand how important colour management is to our customers.

We are the world leader in digital textile colour technology, providing consistent colour matching and unrivalled standards of colour accuracy globally.

We have over 40 industrial dyehouses globally linked for seamless digital integration, using the latest colour standards and proprietary colour management.

Please see below some of our global colour cards.

Global Colour Book
Global Colour Book

The Global Colour Book is your ultimate colour selection tool for global apparel threads Epic, Gramax, Eloflex, Seamsoft, Astra and Dual Duty, which are available anywhere in the world.

Master shade card
Master Shadecard

No matter how complex your operations and requirements are, Coats Nylbond is world class quality and delivers superior abrasion resistance.

Global Braid Shadecard
Global Braid Shadecard

Coats braids, Coats Brio and Coats Classic, can be used on all heavy sewing materials and are particularly effective to use for seams in severe sewing operations e.g. jeans, leather goods and shoes.

Denim jeans
Denim Colour Book

Look up colour shades for denim featuring top brands Epic, Dual Duty, Astra and Gramax.

Dual Duty Multi
Dual Duty Multi Shade Card

Coats Dual Duty Multi is a heather-effect or melange thread produced by dyeing the two components (polyester filament core and cotton wrap) of the thread in two different colours.

Epic Multicolour
Epic Multicolour Shade Card

Coats Epic Multicolour is a great way of creating statement detailing on your garments. Use it for decorative stitching or on seams to give an attractive, varied multicolour effect - especially on darker fabrics and washed-out denim.

Shoe embroidery
Itero Shade Card

Coats Itero is a versatile TPU coated polyester embroidery thread with a thermoplastic polyurethane extruded coating, which is ideal for machine embroidery applications on footwear, apparel and accessories.

Lucence Shade Card

Coats Lucence is an embroidery thread with a special ‘glow in the dark’ effect which is ideal for making children’s clothing or fashion apparel more exciting, or for adding that extra special decorative feature.

Yarn for trainers
Neon for Apparel Shade Card

Coats neon colour range for apparel threads, available in Coats Epic, Coats Gramax and Coats Astra.

Dual Duty
Nylbond for Denim Shade Card

Coats Nylbond is a bonded nylon thread made from pre-stabilised continuous filament nylon 6.6.

Button attach
Secura Shade Card

Coats Secura is a fusible polyester / polyester corespun, self-locking thread offering an enhanced button security in garments.

Signal Pop
Signal Pop Shade Card

Coats Signal Pop thread is a retro-reflective sewing and embroidery thread for fashion applications in apparel sewing. When illuminated by a light source, it helps to enhance the visibility at night-time or in difficult weather conditions and adds that extra special decorative feature.

Surfilor Colour Selection

Coats Surfilor is an exceptionally soft texturised nylon sewing thread which produces seams with a luxurious feel.

Blue thread
Sylko Embroidery Shade Card

Coats Sylko is a trilobal polyester thread for machine embroidering with superior lustre, durability and smooth operation at the highest speeds.

Sylko Metallic embroidery
Sylko Metallic Shade Card

Coats Sylko Metallic is a highly engineered composite thread for machine embroidery and decorative sewing.

Sylko Pearl
Sylko Pearl

Coats Sylko Pearl is a highly engineered composite thread for machine embroidery. This durable and attractive thread is especially designed for machine embroidery.

Equestrian Saddles and Bridles
Terko Satin Shade Card

Coats Terko Satin is a cotton wrapped polyester corespun thread with a glace finish ideal for a range of outdoor applications.

Children playing playground
Tre Cerchi and EcoRegen Shade Card

Coats Tre Cerchi is made with excellent quality long-staple cotton fibre, ideal for achieving the natural look of a cotton thread.
Coats Tre Cerchi Vero is a 100% cotton thread made from premium quality, sustainable raw materials.
Coats Tre Cerchi Vero+ is a 100% cotton thread made from sustainable raw materials and Cradle to Cradle™ approved dyes and chemicals.
Coats EcoRegen is a range of 100% lyocell threads made from sustainably sourced wood pulp.