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Mix, Don't Match
A design article by Jennifer Sauer
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Date: 6/17/09 1:01 PM

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Subject: Mix, Dont Match Date: 6/17/09 1:26 PM

Great article - look forward to more from her!

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Date: 6/17/09 3:06 PM

What a rich article. The photos are fantastic and the information extremely valuable. I am in the midst of fine tuning my retirement wardrobe #1 (I'm sure I'll add to it as I travel) and this article helped me find a use for a too pretty dotted swiss top. I love the top but cannot find a way to wear it without looking "sweet". I'm going to pair it with some subtle striped beige wool/linen pants and a paisley scarf. ahhh, now I need shoes!

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Date: 6/17/09 4:14 PM

Lovely read. Great design principles, applies to quilting, interior design...Very inspiring.

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Date: 6/17/09 4:23 PM

Great article! I love the 'three prints' idea, and using large, medium and small scale prints together. This works well in clothing design, interior design, etc. Great advice!

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Date: 6/17/09 6:07 PM

This is a fabulous article. Thank you.

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Date: 6/17/09 6:15 PM

Very inspiring article! I am a big fan of Etro (Milan designer) who is famous for their mix of silk paisley prints with other, often textured, fabrics.

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Date: 6/17/09 8:30 PM

I had just been wondering about whether I was too "matchy, matchy", but wondering how to expand. The timing of this article was just great for me.

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Date: 6/17/09 9:41 PM

Ah Fun to see & recognize Twiggy in one of the illustrations to this article... I will be checking out the resource list at the end... a nice touch!

This is good for me... good to push those boundaries. I am certain many others will find this lesson useful....Many thanks!

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Date: 6/17/09 10:12 PM

What a great article! I really enjoyed it. I never think outside of the box so this gave me some great ideas to get the creative juices flowing.

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