Get the Look : Printed Basics

At this point the idea of mixing multiple prints in one outfit has gone far past trend status. It looks like the fashion industry is in a fully committed relationship with the styling trick, so if you haven't hopped on board yet now is the time. One fool proof way to get into the print mixing groove is with simple prints like florals, stripes, polka dots, and even leopard print. For the most part you can treat each of these as you would any solid colored piece. As long as there is a color connection between the two prints, you should be good to go!

image via Glamour.com

Take inspiration from this leggy fashionista and try mixing a basic stripe with a more interesting floral for a look that is right on without feeling overwhelming. Still unsure whether or not your look really works? Neutral accessories will help balance out a busy outfit. Advanced print mixers, go ahead and throw in a patterned clutch or bright shoe.

Clover Canyon top $194 // Girls on Film shorts $40
Aldo clutch $45 // Nine West heels $89 // Notebook $15