How To Get Icing David's Bridal Sangria Color?

Decorating By tcakes65 Updated 26 Nov 2010 , 11:33pm by indydebi

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tcakes65 Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 7:12pm
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I have a wedding on Saturday, and the bride wants some detail work on the cake to match her bridesmaid dresses. The color is David's Bridal Sangria. I'm close, but the icing looks more plum than the sangria color. Any suggestions would be appreciated! I really despise David's Bridal colors...extremely difficult to match. icon_lol.gif

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CakesbyCarla Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 11:04pm
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Try this. I use Americolor "Deep Pink" airbrush color (a little bottle). And a few drops makes a really hot pink in fondant. If you start with a really dark, hot pink (this color makes) then add purple (the purple I use is wilton - I have a little of everything LOL) you might arrive at the color.

I made some flowers on my dora cake that are not the same color but I think could've been if I"d added more purple. Anyway, that's experiment #1 you can try. icon_smile.gif

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playingwithsugar Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 11:06pm
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What does david's bridal sangria look like?

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indydebi Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 11:33pm
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