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Monday, December 2, 2013

4th Challenge of Color Blog Hop


COLOURlovers.com - berries and cream
Raspberry
RGB: 209, 48, 168
Hex: D130A8
Strawberry
RGB: 232, 55, 58
Hex: E8373A
purple for payola
RGB: 63, 22, 86
Hex: 3F1656
couldnt get back
RGB: 33, 18, 51
Hex: 211233
Branco I
RGB: 254, 252, 255
Hex: FEFCFF


This the color palette I came up with but I did mine backwards.  I chose the colors and then had to find out the names and they don't make any sense at all.

I recently got a destash item from Lisa Lodge of  A Gratedul Artist that she called Raspberries and Cream.  I decided that I would add the other berries into the color scheme.


The best laid plans of beaders can fail.  I had planned to use the color scheme above for my color challenge piece and when I was putting the piece together realized that I didn't have any strawberry color beads.  So slight change of plans.  I decided on cranberry instead of strawberry in my piece.  I now have to go and find a new color palette but not today.  I want to show you my piece.


I ended up with blueberries, cranberries, raspberries, and blackberries as my berries along with some cream.

What do you think?  I think I got kinda of close to my original color palette.

Here is the link to Erin's post for the list of other participants:  http://treasures-found.blogspot.com/2013/12/4th-annual-challenge-of-color.html

Thanks for stopping by.

Carolyn

12 comments:

  1. Great use of those destash items! Lovely palette :)

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  2. Hello Miss Carolyn! So glad that you could participate in the Challenge! I love it when the perfect beads just magically appear in my stash. These absolutely look like a string of berries! I love your palette as well. And there are really no rules in how to use them. I think it is very creative to come up with your own palettes! I hope you had fun. Thank you for playing along with me in the 4th Annual Challenge of Color. Enjoy the day! Erin

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  3. Love your palette and what a pretty necklace

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  4. Very nice and elegant jewellery set! When first seeing your palette, the white really stands out and I wondered how that would work out for you, but in your jewellery you managed to blend it in such a way that it looks much more balanced and harmonious than in the palette. Nicely done!

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  5. You did get close, and it looks like such a fun challenge. And all berries are good berries! Your pieces look luscious!

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  6. You can never go wrong with pearls. The palette matches your design perfectly. Your design can be worn dressed up or casual. Great job.

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  7. This is a great palette for the holiday season! Love the berry hues!

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  8. Berries and cream is such a great name and a beautiful palette. I love Linda's mixes as well and this one is so pretty! I love the colors together and the necklace is beautiful.

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  9. This is so lovely - how cool that the design is around all these gorgeous berries, the pearls reflect this perfectly. Beautiful palette and design.

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  10. Hi Carolyn! Very pretty necklace, and I love the berry theme!

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  11. I love it. It is berry beautiful! Enjoy your day, Ana

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