Published on May 27, 2016

by Michelle Gage

Mixing and matching prints and patterns properly requires a keen eye. When considering taking on this trending task, consider color and scale first and foremost. These two key elements play an important role in the overall appearance.

Multiple patterns are present in this sofa’s pillows. Keeping the color consistent is key here. Striking black and white combinations create a pleasing appearance.

It’s no easy feat to get nearly a dozen pillows to mix well with one another. The juicy saturated summer hues are what makes this collection click.

Geometric patterns, predominantly cobalt in color, sit well together here. A collection of graphic geos is one way to try out this trick.

Kilims and block prints combine to create a luxe modern boho vibe.

The scale of prints is key here. Pay attention to the icons featured in your textiles and make sure they are all of similar size to create this sort of look.

Authentic Turkish textiles, all of a similar color palette, combine to create an effortlessly chic space.

Bold colors are the boss of this lively living room. Stick to colors of similar striking hues to get this look.

Striking shibori and cool kilim patterns are a perfect pairing. Sit these styles together to achieve a beautiful bohemian vibe.

Bright color blocked stripes sit well with the strong graphics of their complementing pillows.

The soft textiles of this space surely sing together! Everything from the rug to the blanket and pillows work wonderfully together in this living room.

Rock a totally standout rug in your living room. Rest assured that the pillows pull out its timeless colors.

 Let this strong graphic rug steal the show. The blue, grey and glistening gold pillows pair with it perfectly.

A collection of ultra-pretty pillows is certainly popular around these parts! Geometric prints of varying scale work well together. The inclusion of cheerful flowers adds an unexpected pop.

These table lamps know how to embrace a printed shade. Sitting with a striped rug, as well as floral and chevron pillows, these shades know the benefits of working as a team!

Consider this space a color explosion! It’s a difficult undertaking to embrace a printed sofa, but this space does just that!

A pretty purple kilim provides an unexpected kick to this space. The pillows take their lead from its style strength.

Kick up the color in your white walled living room. Scatter the sofa with some seriously saturated soft textiles.

An unexpected printed element thrown over the sofa helps to balance the louder styles in this space.

It’s not easy to find pillows to pair back to these multi-colored flokatis. These pillows pull off the perfect amount of quirk.

This rug is so striking that it needs an equal partner in the room’s pillows. Consider us impressed with this amazing pairing.

Pulling off printed floral wallpaper and a complimentary rug may seem impossible. However, this space does just that – and with ease!

Blue and white patterned vases are a decorating staple. Contrast this classic look with some offbeat, funky florals.

The fabric of this bench is so vibrantly bold. Paired with a more traditional rug, we wish to know this print mixing master!

Expertly mixed upholstery, rug and pillow patterns make for an extremely exciting entryway.

Paint brushed pillows and a scribbled rug help to achieve an exciting artfully bold space.

Is there an unpatterned surface to be seen? Even the walls here embrace a subtle print.

Exploding with color and print, this warm space is one we’d like to spend all of our Saturdays.

You can certainly place a flower power beanbag on a blue and white twisted traditional rug! Just be sure there aren’t any other competing patterns in the space.

Even the curtains get in on the patterned action in this space! The pillow’s and throw blanket’s color matches back to them, creating a cohesive vibe.

Now this is a space we can get in to! Appropriately patterned pillows combine with this similarly striking black and white rug. Overall, this look is playful, yet refined at the same time.

We can’t say enough good things about our love for these printed chairs. Paired with this bold and colorful rug, we think this space is a real winner.

Authentic Turkish kilims combine to create this comfortable living space. One easy way to get in a little extra patterning is with the inclusion of a pouf. This often affordable option also provides the space with additional seating.

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