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03/12/2012 09:44 am ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

How To Mix Patterns In Your Home

Combining prints brings excitement to a room—but how do you make it work? Set small patterns against large ones, limit your palette, and include one big solid (on sofa, floor, or wall) in the scene. Go ahead: Do try this at home.

To read all the tips and to see more photos, head over to Real Simple.

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