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March 2014

Mixing Patterns


Mixing Patterns

I’m a big fan of patterns, such a fan that I enjoy throwing on as many as possible at one time. Growing up, there seemed to be the idea that if one element of my outfit featured some intricate design work, the rest of my outfit should balance it out by staying pretty solid and plain. To me, that sounds like I’m just not supposed to wear all of my fun clothes at once. And I don’t like that.

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Designer Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Fashions fade, but style is eternal.” Contributing writer and editor – and co-owner of Harrisburg’s new boutique, Stash – Jen Merrill analyzes the true meaning of style as she explores trends and ideas related to clothing, accessories, home décor and design in this new online column.