Help Need To Mix The Colour Burgundy

Decorating By Rochelle1 Updated 28 Mar 2008 , 5:52pm by stampinron

Rochelle1 Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 1:58pm
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I have been trying to mix the colour burgundy and it's not dark enough. Looks like a ligher version of what i need. I am using buttercream.

I am using red and brown are these the right colours to make Burgundy???

Could someone get back to me ASAP. I am doing the cake now icon_cry.gif
Thank You

5 replies
oliveoyle Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 2:06pm
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I've always used a mixture of red and purple to make burgandy.HTH

Texas_Rose Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 2:07pm
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Wilton makes a burgandy color.

jessienj Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 2:09pm
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i used red and purple and even a teensy bit of black for something really deep

tiptop57 Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 2:19pm
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Are you looking for the color in my avatar? Or perhaps the color of these roses?

My avatar is Americolor Maroon with a touch of Red Red and Americolor Black.

My roses are Americolor Red Red and Black.


stampinron Posted 28 Mar 2008 , 5:52pm
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I've never posted an attatchment, but I'll try.

These were gumpaste flowers made using the wilton no taste red (2 botttles) with the just a dab of royal blue

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