Summer Trend Alert: Mixing Prints


So, I have seen this trend all over from Detroit to New York and all places in between. Mixing patterns. Yay or nay? It’s definitely a touchy topic. For me personally, it either works or it doesn’t. I will tell you that I have tried pattern mixing, and it’s not just throwing things on that don’t match. Each pattern must accentuate the other. It still has to be cohesive and work together as a whole.


Scarlett Johansson and Solange Knowles make their print mixes werk! 


The skirt is definitely the focal point of this print mix ensemble. The designer works with brown, nude, and beige, connecting the pieces together despite the print differences.


The last print mix example comes from a blog called

This is the epitome of Va Va Voom print mix combinations. You can dress it up (like Passion has done) or dress it down. Either way try mixing it up this summer!

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