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which one looks the best?

Old 09-04-2017, 08:38 AM
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I was asked to make the quilt falling charms, in a blue color.. But as I have never made this quilt before decided to try making it with some pink scraps I had. This is just laid out on my bed to see how it would look,

Which do you think looks better, the one with some bright pink squares here and there or all light color pink squares?

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Old 09-04-2017, 08:40 AM
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I like the "pop" of the bright pink bits! Nice use of fabrics.
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Old 09-04-2017, 10:54 AM
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I also like the brights mixed in. Will be very pretty.
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Old 09-04-2017, 12:14 PM
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Stand away from it and squint your eyes. Then decide. I personally prefer without the bright pink.
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Old 09-04-2017, 12:17 PM
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I like with the brights in it.
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Old 09-04-2017, 12:18 PM
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I prefer it without the bright pink. To my eye, it seems as if there is not enough bright pink to balance it. There are too few, so it jumps out at you.

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they both look good, but i like the pops of bright pink
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Old 09-04-2017, 01:12 PM
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My vote would be the one with the bright pinks on it (the first one). I think it looks brighter and more pleasing.
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I like the one with the bright pinks also, but think it could use a few more scattered about if you have any.
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I like the first one better. great quilt.
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