Stylecraft Special DK Rainbow Colour Combinations

Rainbow colours are so beautiful and, for a lot of people, they are the go-to colour palette. Here are a few Stylecraft Special DK rainbow colour combinations that I love.

Stylecraft Special DK rainbow colour combinations

I will start with the pastel rainbow – where I have put together the wonderful combinations of:

  • Candyfloss
  • Apricot
  • Lemon
  • Spring Green
  • Sherbet
  • Wisteria
  • Clematis
Stylecraft Special DK pastel rainbow colour combination

I used this colour palette for this Granny Stripe Blanket below.

Granny Stripes with pastel rainbow colours

For these beautiful Granny Squares below I used this colour palette, but omitted Clematis.

The next palette is a brighter and more vivid version using:

  • Pomegranate
  • Clementine
  • Citron
  • Pistachio
  • Spearmint
  • Lavender
  • Magenta
Stylecraft Special DK bright rainbow colour combination

A slight variation of this is the following palette, where Clementine is switched for Shrimp:

yarn pegs in bright rainbow colours

In the Rainbow Baby Blanket I omitted the wisteria and went with the six colours:

The next palette is a more traditional rainbow palette using:

  • Lipstick
  • Spice
  • Saffron
  • Grass Green
  • Aster
  • Proper Purple
  • Boysenberry
Stylecraft Special DK rainbow colour combination

My final suggestion is a more muted, vintage combination of the following:

  • Claret
  • Tomato
  • Buttermilk
  • Cypress
  • Storm Blue
  • Grape
  • Plum
Stylecraft Special DK rainbow colour combination

The colour combinations are endless. With yarn pegs you can play around and test out colour palettes before you embark on your project. Whether you purchase your ready-made set or make your own, you can have fun creating beautiful colour combinations.