Black, White + Patterned

I used to be terrified of mixing designs — until I figured out how the key to making it work. Pair your patterned pieces with varying silhouettes. Hence, this billowy top from Lauren Conrad’s Kohl’s collection tucked into a body-hugging skirt. The black and white color scheme makes the eclectic patterns work together, rather than apart. To make your ultra-feminine pieces feel like they’ve got some edge, add a bomber…. Read more