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slbayles posted on Thu, Jan 31 2013 9:47 PM

I'm wanting to do a redwork design on a burgundy comforter.....I don't have anything to sample on....I need some suggestions as to colors that would look good and show up well.    thanks


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Nana replied on Thu, Jan 31 2013 9:50 PM


A white or cream would be pretty on burgundy.   I have fallen in love doing redwork designs but I also like to use colors other than red....LOL

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Can we get a picture of what you have so far?

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actually it's not red work but Delft Blue work 

don't know how to post pics here.

will post on the other page


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I'd use white or off white.

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Black might be nice as well.  Depends on what you are backing with.

Hope to see pictures of your project.

Good luck.


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