Posts Tagged ‘steampunk’

Color Inspirations – Cranberry & Stone

Try this earthy yet vibrant looking Cranberry & Stone color scheme out on your embroidery designs.

This week, go bold but earthy with this Cranberry & Stone color scheme. Bright berry reds blend beautifully with other warm pinks and purples, and let your design really pop. Want to know a trick? Reds looks most brilliant next to greens, so pick a slightly greenish grey earthy fabric to really let your colors shine. See how it compares to the original.

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Quick Pic – Carousel Magic

Inspiring ideas from customers!

The best and brightest chosen from images off facebook, flickr, instagram and more.

Steampunk Carousel Top from Quick Pics -The best and brightest ideas by Urban Threads customers from facebook, flickr, instagram and more.

Melissa on facebook shared this darling image in a message, being sure to mention that “‘We love our steampunk carousel dragon that Karen Webb of Quietmoon Reflections did for us!” The carnival style tutu really makes a great pairing with that steampunk dragon. What a happy face!

Quick Pic – Robo Jeans

Inspiring ideas from customers!

The best and brightest chosen from images off facebook, flickr, instagram and more.

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Flickr user Tipsy Fox took the pockets off her 4 year old son’s jeans and monogrammed one with ZSC from the Steampunk Alphabet, and the other with a little Rabble Robot. What a super cute way to personalize a pair of jeans for a little man!

Color Inspirations – Violet Ruin

Try this elegantly grungy Violet Ruin color scheme out on your embroidery designs.

Sometimes, decay is beautiful. This week, be edgy and elegant with this grungy Violet Ruin color scheme. Saturated purples and soft, rusty greens show age with grace. Put it on a slightly mottled fabric with wonderful worn tones for an elegant look that feels beautifully aged. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Rainbow Rust

Try this colorful but subtle Rainbow Rust color scheme out on your embroidery designs.

Rainbow color schemes don’t always have to be bubble gum bright. This week, try this elegant and rustic Rainbow Rust color scheme. It lets you add a spectrum of colors without getting too girly, using browns, rusty purples and soft greens to bring your colors together. A colorful fabric adds to the fun. Gorgeous but not too over the top! See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Stormy Seas & Gold

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This week, go dark and broody with a touch of elegance using this Stormy Seas & Gold color scheme. Rich fabrics, deep dark blues, sea greens, and a flash of metallic gold bring dark elegance to any design. See how it compares to the original.

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Color Inspirations – Steampunk Pink

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Use a gorgeous photo to inspire a new color scheme for your designs! Try something a little different from the usual brass and brown and give your usually rustic designs a romantic edge in honor of Valentine’s Day. Try this Steampunk Pink color scheme on the Steampunk section and add a bit of soft Victorian elegance. See how it compares to the original.

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