Tips For Mixing Prints Like A Street Style Pro

Thanks to the return of the magpie trend and everything by Gucci, recent street style snaps have been filled with a selection of style stars who are masters at mixing prints to get that perfect fashion-forward fall look. Here are some tips:

1/ Keep the colors consistent and match colors + tones. 

Photo courtesy of Giambattista Valli AW16

Photo courtesy of Giambattista Valli AW16

2/ Mix prints that are the same scale. 

Photo courtesy of Thakoon AW16

Photo courtesy of Thakoon AW16

3/ Create a balance of small scale and large scale. 

Photo courtesy of Pucci AW16

Photo courtesy of Pucci AW16

3/ Use linear or geometric prints—including stripes, gingham or plaid—as a neutral. 

Photo courtesy of Etro AW16

Photo courtesy of Etro AW16

4/ Wear one print head-to-toe.

Photo courtesy of Sonia Rykiel AW16

Photo courtesy of Sonia Rykiel AW16

5/ Pair prints with metallics.

Photo courtesy of Gucci AW16

Photo courtesy of Gucci AW16

6/ Wear the same print in contrasting colors. 

Photo courtesy of Miu Miu AW16

Photo courtesy of Miu Miu AW16

 

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