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Patterns own my heart, but I tend to lean towards solids and neutrals when it comes to getting dressed. Why is this? I mean, I love the way pattern looks on others and I’ll always appreciate a good Iris Apfel take on unconventional matching. But it’s one thing to enjoy from afar, and another to embrace yourself. I guess it just comes down to confidence and having an eye for what works, both of which need exercise in my case.

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So in efforts to set my minimalist wardrobe habits aside, I’ve been practicing on Bryn. That’s right, my 1 year old daughter’s tiny eclectic tops and leggings inspire me to break through my boring go-to’s and dress more freely. Her closet is full of fun color and pattern that all seem to compliment one another. I can literally grab two pieces while blindfolded and they’d look great together. Stripes, florals, polka dots, whatever – B knows what’s up.

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There are just so many stories to tell! So wish us luck as Bryn and I explore the world of bold pattern mixing and fearlessly experiment more with color, shape, and form.

For more casual style inpso, check out my OOTDs :)

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