Mixing idye poly
  • I have a 100% poly, white dress that I need to be a taupe color. What would be the best colors to mix to get the correct color? I was thinking brown and yellow?
  • It is always difficult to consult about color over the internet, especially with a color like taupe. There are many, many different taupes (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taupe)! You can shift the iDye Poly Brown in any direction by adding other colors, like yellow or orange. Another good method for creating browns is to mix colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. Green and red, for instance, or yellow and violet. This will create more "neutral" browns. You can also try mixing different proportions of the primary colors (red, yellow and blue). Basically, what colors to mix depends on what hue you want your taupe to lean toward...