You can mix leopard, stripes and florals in one outfit or wear two different prints together. For the best results when combining prints keep your fabrics in the same color family or different shades of the same color and style different size prints together. More ideas on pairing your prints are to choose one print to dominate or wear the same print in different colors. You can mix and match prints spaced out on the color wheel or 3 colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. Add accessories in prints such as shoes, bags, belts and scarfs to vary outfits. Trial and error is essential when mixing prints and patterns. It is all about creating a unique personal style.
Wearing Prints and Patterns
When wearing prints and patterns or choosing anything to wear, we want to accentuate the positive. The first thing to think about when selecting prints or patterned clothing is the proportion or scale. Large prints will call attention to you and your size. Small women don’t look good in clothing with large prints or patterns. Large women are already noticeable and will just call attention to their size when wearing large prints or patterns. Scale the prints to your size and you’re “good to go.”
Edgy Style Mixing Prints
To mix prints takes even the most seasoned fashionista into dangerous trend waters. In the fashion world mixing prints and patterns was once a fashion don’t, but today it is a ragging fashion trend that continues to persist season after season. Mixing prints for work or play can be done tastefully, boldly, and artistically. So if you want to expand you fashion sense play around with prints, patterns, and textures. Here are some guidelines to follow when mixing prints.