How Celebs Pull Off Mixed Prints

Like wearing black with brown, rocking white after Labor Day, or a redhead sporting red – some sacred style rules just don’t stick anymore. The most recent fashion law that chic celebs are breaking nowadays? Clashing prints! Taking inspiration from Spring 2012 runways at Honor, Anna Sui, and Karen Walker, our favorite ladies are pulling off combos of florals, stripes, dots, and more with enviable panache.

Click through to see the dos and don’ts when it comes to mixing prints like a pro, and remember: there’s a fine line between a bold match, and just plain crazy-looking.