Quick Color Help Please

Decorating By Lenette Updated 2 May 2009 , 4:27pm by LittleLinda

Lenette Posted 2 May 2009 , 2:42pm
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I was trying to blend blues to match a swatch. I started with sky blue and added navy, the color is really off. It needs to be darker, more like a royal.

Can I just add more royal or do I need to start over? Any suggestions on achieving a nice bright royal blue, that one always gives me problems.


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LittleLinda Posted 2 May 2009 , 4:27pm
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Some colors deepen over time, stop adding for an couple hours (if you have the time) and check it again. Do you have "royal" blue coloring? You said "should I add more royal?" but, you said you started with sky and navy. Unless the fabric you're trying to match is going to be right next to the cake; don't be so concerned about a PERFECT match.

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