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Old 03-27-2021, 02:24 PM
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What are some of your favorite but unusual and or wild color combos? Iím working on planning a couple of quilts and have been accused of being far too subdued in my color choices.
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Old 03-27-2021, 02:31 PM
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Orange and purple are Great together. I tend to love colors and am fairly fearless when working with colors
here are 4 of my most colorful quilts
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Old 03-27-2021, 02:33 PM
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Peach and aqua. If you look on Youtube for a video called Modern Southwestern Style Quilt by Midnight Quilt show, you will see an example of these colors together.
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Old 03-27-2021, 02:38 PM
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I like the looks of bold colored quilts. I never buy fabrics in those bold colors or large prints. I just buy neutrals and pastels mainly. I will buy bright yellows, pinks and purples and use with lighter colors..
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Old 03-27-2021, 02:51 PM
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dark purple and a light minty green.
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Old 03-27-2021, 02:54 PM
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Check out olive green and deep purple.
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Old 03-27-2021, 04:35 PM
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Teal and cheddar
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Old 03-27-2021, 04:36 PM
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If the colours are pleasing to you, who cares what others say? There are all white or off white quilts that are wonderful.
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Old 03-27-2021, 05:18 PM
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Pink, orange, lime, and yellow.
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Old 03-27-2021, 06:28 PM
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I like the Amish quilts with their fairly limited color schemes and dark backgrounds. I also have a long range plan to make a quilt in pink and orange. Not my favorite combo, but it looks summery and vintage and fun, so I want to do it just because.
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