Right now, I can’t seem to get enough of mixing stripes and leopard print. It’s a bold and daring way to wear two prints at once, and the stripes and semi-circular shapes almost seem to balance each other out. It’s a cool mélange of the safari and nautical themes. Check out this street style snapshot of Jenna Lyons, J Crew’s super chic creative director:
To pull off this look, it’s best to keep the rest of the outfit simple so that nothing else detracts from the exciting pattern pairing. My favorite way to pull off this look is to start with a striped T-shirt or sweater and then to add a leopard print scar or a pair of leopard print loafers.
Here are some outfit ideas to inspire you in your own style endeavors:
What do you think of mixing stripes and leopard? Let me know what your thoughts are in the comments section!