Many people shy away from mixing patterns in home décor, but—just like putting together a stylish ensemble in the world of fashion—interior design can be fun and playful. One of our fav shelter magazines, Elle Décor, did a great piece on “How to Mix Patterns Stylishly,” and we have to agree with many of their suggestions. Here are three great tips to keep in mind for expertly mixing patterns in design:
1. Start with a clean slate and work from there, like we did in this chic living space.
Photos: Interior design by Hillary Thomas Designs