mandy munroe

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Dazzling Blue

It’s official – the new Pantone colour for spring 2014 is……

….DAZZLING BLUE!

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Which looks very similar to…..

Klein Blue

International Klein Blue which we all love, don’t we?

The good news is, if you can wear black, you can wear this – and it’s a bit more exciting!

Bring on the new quilting fabrics, threads, yarns…………! We can never have enough zingy blues 🙂

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11 comments on “Dazzling Blue

  1. knittingmydayaway
    November 20, 2013

    I don’t know that I could pull this color of…it does look very refreshing though!

    • mandymunroe
      November 20, 2013

      Imagine it with white in the spring. You do look good in teal though, so maybe it’s not for you.

  2. ukcitycrafter
    November 20, 2013

    Really like this colour – I’d never heard of Pantone colours though so I’ve learnt something new!

    • mandymunroe
      November 20, 2013

      Pantone is a good reference for colour checking, used in printing. Jade was the “in” colour last year but I didn’t see it much in clothing. I’d love to see some quilting fabrics in this, you don’t see that many really strong blues.

      • Vikky Furse
        November 21, 2013

        Regarding Jade, a bright green is becoming very popular here.

  3. Vikky Furse
    November 20, 2013

    That’s a little perturbing!

  4. Pearl
    November 20, 2013

    Hmmm…..

  5. treadlemusic
    November 20, 2013

    Now, that is BLUE!!!!!!

  6. KerryCan
    November 20, 2013

    You’re right–it’ll look great with white, very nautical!

  7. Mary Pat
    November 21, 2013

    You know how excited I am to see blue!! Of course, I’d wear blue anyway, but nice to have it confirmed that blue is the lead color!

    • mandymunroe
      November 21, 2013

      You’re ahead of your time, such a trend setter 🙂

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