How To Make Burgendy/maroon Colour?

Decorating By pankake Updated 2 Jun 2010 , 11:53pm by costumeczar

pankake Posted 2 Jun 2010 , 11:31pm
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Hi there,

I am wanting to make a burgundy or maroon type colour, but I don't want to go and buy a colour as it will be a one off as a gift for a friend.

Does anyone know how I can make this colour without having to go out and buy it?

Thanks for your help

2 replies
Malakin Posted 2 Jun 2010 , 11:41pm
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Warm red with a touch of deep blue. I always mix a little icing on the side till I get the shade I want and then just keep adding.

costumeczar Posted 2 Jun 2010 , 11:53pm
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You can also start with a light chocolate icing and add red to it.

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