Who knew it’d be fashionable to mix prints? Mixing prints is riding on the hot trail for 2013! It’s all about the bold patterns, stripes, and different textures. When it comes to styling mixed prints, most people aren’t sure how to put it together successfully. The number one rule is to factor in a neutral piece so the entire look doesn’t clash. When mixed prints go wrong, you may look like you got dressed in the dark. We’ll prevent that from happening with some tips below.
You can ease into the mixed print trend by utilizing your accessories. For example, stripes and floral are a popular mix print duo. Adding a neutral purse to your wardrobe can ease the look and allow the prints to work together rather than clash.When wearing stripes and florals you want to look for a unifying color. For example, you can wear a white shirt with blue stripes and a floral skirt that has a blue color in the print.
Animal Print on Animal Print: Don’t be afraid to be daring and bring out your fierceness with animal print. Mixing the different animal prints such as zebra, cheetah, and tiger can bring chic and fierceness to your everyday wardrobe. You can also add your favorite gold or silver jewelry pieces to add a nice finishing touch to your wardrobe.
Polka dots and anything you like: When wearing polka dots (white dots on black pants), they will play as the anchor to bold looks. For example, you can wear the look with stripes, tweeds, global, chevron, houndstooth, florals, and more! Adding a bold solid colored blazer or cardigan to your look can enhance the trend too as well.
You can even mix prints and look stylish on the job! Mixed prints can be worn at work, a night out on the town, or even out to dinner. Don’t be afraid to indulge in the mixing print trend; it is fashionable, trendy , and chic! Are you a lover of the mixing print trend? What are your favorite pieces to mix? Share your experiences below!