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Topic: Which material/color do you like best on this memory board?  (Read 755 times)
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ChrisSews
« on: November 17, 2010 07:38:18 PM »

I'm making a couple of memory boards for my craft room.  I have one finished.



And here it is again showing the wall color...sorry pic is a bit blurry but you get the idea.


I love this Heather Ross Mendocino fabric.  I've been lusting after it for ages and finally got some from another craftster in the OWS swap!  This is what I decided to use it for.  I'm having a really hard time deciding how to do the second one.  I want it to match the one I already have done but I don't want it to be exactly the same. The furniture in the room is white and brown.  And the walls are green.  So I wanted to tie those colors together and use orange as an accent color to add a bit of splash to the room.   Here are some ideas I've come up with.  Which do you like the best?

1) small seahorse material with brown ribbon and orange buttons...or I might try and find some green buttons.


2) small seahorse material with green ribbon and brown buttons.


3) Large seahorse/octopus material with brown ribbon.  (I didn't put out buttons but either orange or green)


4) Large seahorse/octopus material with green ribbon and brown buttons. I didn't take a pic of this but it's be exactly like the one I already did...maybe to much the same

5)Green material with brown ribbon (I didn't put out buttons but either orange or green).


5)Green material with orange ribbon.  I think I'd use brown buttons.
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« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2010 07:51:31 PM »

Definitely 1 or 2

Definitely Not 5

They all look very well executed and cute fabric!!
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« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2010 04:34:05 PM »

I like 2!
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« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2010 06:23:16 PM »

I think the orange fabrics are really pretty and striking against your wall colour, so I'd go with those. I like either ribbon, and the orange buttons for sure. All your options are very pretty though Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: November 21, 2010 05:14:23 PM »

2 and 5 !
I just prefer when there's only two main colors...
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