Archive for the ‘Color Inspirations’ Category

Color Inspirations – Stone & Iridescence

Let color burst forth from your projects with this Stone & Iridescence color inspiration!via Tumblr

Make color burst forth with this Stone & Iridescence color inspiration! Out from a palette of soft grey, let shining iridescent color bloom across your design. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Turquoise & Dust

Through dust, let a little shimmer shine through with this Turquoise and Dust color scheme.Alberto Seveso via Behance

Through dust, let a little shimmer shine through! This Turquoise and Dust color scheme can really come to life if you add just a hint of metallic thread in your dusty tones. The green adds an unexpected elegance and pop of color. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Deep Sea

Bring your embroidery designs to light from the depths of the ocean with this Deep Sea color inspirationAlexander Semenov via flickr

Sometimes it’s best just to take your inspiration at face value. Bring your projects to light from the depths of the ocean with this Deep Sea color inspiration. This works especially well when your design is also deep sea inspired, but certainly doesn’t have to be! Let the soft ombre transition complement the deep watery blue background tones. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Emerald Woods

Find inspiration from St. Patrick's Day with the deep rich tones of the forest in this Emerald Woods color inspiration.Svetlana Belyaeva

Find inspiration this St. Patrick’s Day with the deep rich tones of the forest! This Emerald Woods color inspiration takes its cues from a spectrum of stunning greens, from the deep, rich greens of nature and to the bright jewel tones of stones. Add a touch of the woods back in with a pop of earthy brown. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Moonlight Shores

Find serenity in the soft tones of this Moonlight Shores color inspiration.

Find serenity in the soft tones of this Moonlight Shores color inspiration. Deep, relaxing blues and subtle watery greens come to life with a shimmering moonlit yellow. Use the soft yellow sparingly for the maximum glow effect! See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Emerald & Stone

St. Patricks' Day is creeping around the corner... find some slightly less stereotypical inspiration with this Emerald & Stone color inspiration!

St. Patricks’ Day is creeping around the corner… find some slightly less stereotypical inspiration with this Emerald & Stone color inspiration! Like the flush of moss creeping on rock, or the green waters of a deep cave, this Emerald & Stone color inspiration is sure to bring a different kind of charm to your projects. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Shadow Petals

Take your usual bright colors and place them in the romance of darkness with this Shadow Petals color inspirationAlan Shapiro via flickr

Take your usual bright colors and place them in the romance of darkness with this Shadow Petals color inspiration. Bright colors can still exist in the darker places, if you know how to tone them down. Add richness with deep pinks and purple tones, and add boldness with a pop of yellow. See how it compares to the original.

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