You are purchasing a download packet that contains, for each chart in it:

  • a color image of the finished stitching,
  • a page showing the DMC color number and name mapped to a symbol,
  • the multi-page chart that is enlarged for easier reading,
  • a list of the colors ranked from most stitches to least giving the approximate number of skeins for each color.

The download packet is a PDF file. You will need the Adobe Reader to view and print the file. The Adobe Reader is free and can be obtained here if needed.

There may be more than one chart in a download packet. In general,

  • Butterflies always have two charts and may have four charts
  • Fish have one chart and may have two charts
  • Birds have one chart
  • Plants have one chart
  • Celestial Objects have one chart
  • Science 101 has one chart
The number of charts in a particular download packet is given on the object's page under Charts and on the object's page in the Shopping area.