February 5th, 2019 by Jennifer Beile Round Up: A Modern Take on Print Mixing
The forecast for spring and summer 2019 trends all have one thing in common: prints! Last year, fashion week proved that the louder, bigger, and bolder a print is, the more we will be seeing it for the upcoming season. Print mixing typically has had a reputation for only being for those who enjoy taking risks with fashion, but no matter your style, there is a way to mix prints without straying too far from your personal comfort level. I’ve gathered some inspiration below to inspire you to embrace print mixing, from modern minimalist to bold risk taker.
Combine Checkered Patterns
Combine different checkered patterns in a like color palette for a subdued modern take on the trend.
Pair With a Statement Blouse
Pair a printed statement blouse with a traditional print on the bottom for a playful take on the trend.
Stick to the Classics
Sticking to classic prints in black and white is a no fail way to mix your favorite prints.
Invert The Color Scheme
An inverted color scheme is a perfect way to mix floral prints.
Mix Your Stripes
You cannot go wrong mixing stripes; any color, any size, vertical or horizontal.
Utilize a Statement Piece
Find your statement piece and choose a color from the pattern and find your second piece that focuses on that one color.
Mix Your Accessories
For a more subtle try at the trend, grab an accessory with a contrasting print to your outfit.
Find a Patchwork Piece
Not confident in your print mixing skills? Find a patchwork piece and let it do the work for you!