Red Plus Aqua = Fresh, Warm and Cool!

Red and aqua is a totally cool color combination right now.

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Martha Stewart thinks so.

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And I had no trouble find a red and aqua Christmas card, above.

 

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There’s a whole flickr group devoted to red and aqua! You could spend hours over there.

 

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Maybe that’s why the cover of the Jan/Feb issue is so appealing. Red and aqua rule that cover! The quilt is called Hearts Afloat. It was designed and pieced by Bev Getschel and quilted by Lynette Gelling. The fabrics are Smitten by Barb Tourtillotte for Clothworks.

Give it some thought: Where else have you seen red and aqua? Might be a perfect combination for your next quilt project!

About Diane Harris

I'm Interactive Editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I've been writing pattern instructions and product reviews, and doing a host of other tasks necessary to help produce a national pattern magazine. Now I work remotely from rural Nebraska to generate some of our online content. I manage the QM Scrap Squad, our blog tours and our Quilt-Alongs. I have one of the best jobs in the world.
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One Response to Red Plus Aqua = Fresh, Warm and Cool!

  1. MarciaW says:

    Very pretty cover… I’m liking red and aqua more and more . What about tangerine tango, the 2012 color of the year, and aqua?

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