When someone recently asked me how I go about mixing patterns, I had to stop and think about it because I really just choose things without a lot of thought. I tried to pinpoint my thought process and I was able to break it down like this:
As for the print on each pillow, I usually seem to have one large-scale print and
then two smaller-scale (less busy) prints.
I also try to find prints that mimic a certain shape…
in my little example above, each print has a round or curved shape.
I know that is not very technical, but