Countryside’s Guide to Combining Patterns

By Kara Harris · September 11, 2015

Countryside’s Guide to Combining Patterns

How-to Guide for Mixing and Matching Patterns

The following examples can be used when selecting bed linens, upholstery, throw pillows, curtains, and more. 

Similar patterns that vary in size. 

Combine a small sized print with larger prints in complementing colors and design.

Depictions of nature paired with a more structured pattern.

An organic print paired with a structured pattern provides balance and is ideal for an eclectic interior.

A contemporary design combined with Traditional patterns.

Pair modern with traditional by combining Chevron and Houndstooth patterns. 


All patterns can be found at Greenhouse Fabrics.