Back in the day, mixing prints and patterns was anti-fashion and you would get funny looks if you did it. Now, it is the coolest thing to do. The better you can do it, the more layered and put together you can look.
If you’re wondering how to get on this bandwagon, here’s 3 easy ways to mix prints and patterns in a fashionable way.
1) Stripes have been done so much that they are a more a basic than a print now. Throw them on with a pair of floral denims and voila, you have one cute looking outfit that is so put together in a French way.
2) Stripes have won people over so much so that its close cousin the check has been overlooked in the process. Here’s a check top paired with a jacquard skirt, a print and pattern that go well together.
Want to make a big statement? Try these for effect — All for under $30, some even under $10!
If you are bold enough to, you can layer statement necklaces like this
Layering Statement Necklaces
Accessories can add that touch of wow to even a simple outfit, they are key in being able to wear outfits more than once but still making them looking different, and to be able to dress up or down the same wardrobe piece.
If you haven’t tried this trend before, step out of your comfort zone and for your next date or event, try a statement piece and see the compliments rolling in!
To avoid looking like the star spangled banner this Memorial Day but still show some spirit, try one of these budget friendly outfits (most items are priced below $50!). They have a balance of white, red and blue still keeping things stylish and are perfect for the warm weather that is setting in.
Whether you’re a skirt, dress or shorts kind of girl, I’ve got you covered!