How Do I Get Navy Blue From A Batman Steel Blue/gray Color?

Decorating By chatnoir5638 Updated 7 Dec 2010 , 9:04pm by CWR41

chatnoir5638 Posted 7 Dec 2010 , 7:44pm
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I am trying to match the navy blue from my almost one year old daughter's birthday dress. I started with white, added royal blue, black and sky blue (which gave me a gorgeous tealy blue) and thought hmmm maybe some violet? Well it's certainly getting there and I love the color but it is not exactly navy blue. Any thoughts? It's hard to describe the current color: charcoal grey/steel blue/grayish blue that's more blue than gray.

Now, mind you, my one year old won't care and no one else will but me because I am anal that way. I am replicating everything from her dress on the cake and I want this to be stunning. After all the main color on the dress is navy blue!

Anyone have any recommendations? Any help greatly appreciated!

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CWR41 Posted 7 Dec 2010 , 9:04pm
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Keep adding more black until it looks more navy.

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