Sunday, October 19, 2014

Contrast is key

A couple of weeks ago I cut kits for 2 table toppers. The first one had a winter theme with red mitten fabric. This one is for Halloween and I just love this one.  That ribbon around the edge pops doesn't it?


I've learned - again - the lesson that contrast is key for a design like this.  The mitten topper is very boring because I didn't have enough contrast in that ribbon feature to make it stand out. I should have chosen a solid gold instead of a coordinating print to go with the red I used with the mitten fabric.  Lesson learned . . . but will I remember it?

3 comments:

  1. A great finish!

    I've had to learn that lesson more than once and no doubt will have to relearn it.

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  2. This is just adorable and don't we all learn those lessons (and relearn them in some cases!) through our projects. Love that Halloween fabric!

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