Happy fabulous day, wonderful friends! The super duper Kristin from The Hunted Interior is back today, to tell us all about her take on mixing patterns. ;} So without further ado…
I am pattern obsessed. I have never been scared to mix a print with another print, a stripe with a dot, a floral with an ikat… all I can say is “Bring It!” Prints and Patterns can bring a room to life whether they are colorful or tonal. They add interest.
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While I am not the least bit fearful about getting all crazy with fabrics, I know that a lot of you are a tad timid in this area. I have come up with an equation of sorts that always seems to work when mixing patterns. It works with modern to traditional prints & everything in between. And the best part… you only have to remember three things. That’s right, only three!
G E O M E T R I C + O R G A N I C + S M A L L S C A L E
Really. That’s it. If you follow those three rules you will always have a cohesive look. And you can always mix and match if you only want to include two patterns instead of three.
Here are a few examples of my rule of pattern mixing…