Navy Blue Coloring Help

Baking By spsjj Updated 9 Nov 2009 , 12:46pm by djs328

spsjj Posted 9 Nov 2009 , 11:43am
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I have a cookie order and she wants navy blue paws..I have nver worked with this color any suggestions? icon_smile.gif

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CakeDiane Posted 9 Nov 2009 , 12:10pm
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I recently made navy blue fondant-- as I recall, I started with brown first and then added royal blue and Americolor's Navy gel...eventually it came out perfect--I wish I had written down the exact "recipe" icon_smile.gif


djs328 Posted 9 Nov 2009 , 12:46pm
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I also have used Americolor's NAVY color. It will darken over time, so make your icing or fondant ahead of time and let it sit. I used it on my Yankees graduation cake, and remember freaking out and sending out a "911 post" for help, that it wasn't dark did indeed darken as other CC'ers said it would. It actually looked darker in person than in the pic. icon_smile.gif Good luck!

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