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        05-07-2009, 04:32 PM
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    Yearling
    Nice colours on chestnuts

    Soo my sister has gone to Oz for 5 months and I am taking over her horse a bit. Any of you who know me know I like Misty looking fabulous and her wardrobe is wayy bigger and better than mine I'm not spending too much on Freckles as I don't have a job but what coulours look good on a chestnut?

    I'm thinking along the lines of green and NO RED!
         
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        05-07-2009, 04:38 PM
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    Started
    Mine looks perfect in Hot Pink. Bahahahaha.

    I think greens look lovely on chestnuts, but depending on just how red they are, you sometimes get a Christmas-type effect. Green would look silly on my girl. But I think maybe a lime green would look nice. Pictures would help!
         
        05-07-2009, 04:50 PM
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    Yearling
    I will find some from last summer when she was gloriously ginger and maybe one from now (though her summer coat is neaarly here)
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        05-07-2009, 04:51 PM
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    Ah she's got a lovely white face and that flaxen mane - green would be stunning. I'd stay away from hunter green though, maybe a bright emerald green would look nice. :]
         
        05-07-2009, 05:07 PM
      #5
    Weanling
    Wow, she's pretty. I love flaxen mane's and tails.
         
        05-07-2009, 05:16 PM
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    Yearling
    Thank you I was thinking maybe minty green or lime, but wasn't sure if lime would be too clashy
         
        05-07-2009, 05:17 PM
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    I have a minty lime on my Palomino - compliments the flaxen beautifully. :]
         
        05-07-2009, 11:12 PM
      #8
    Yearling
    I like purples on chestnuts.
         
        05-17-2009, 07:00 PM
      #9
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    Wow she's cute . I think green would be a good choice (or then darker blue).

    I'd prefer green/blue like this: http://www.made-in-china.com/image/2...ads-SP012-.jpg
         
        05-17-2009, 08:13 PM
      #10
    Green Broke
    My cross country colors are navy blue and sunburst yellow (bright yellow but NOT neon). They look awesome on chestnuts... and every other color for that matter!
         

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