While I love mixing patterns, there are a few guidelines worth paying attention to . . .
The main idea I used here involved putting a blank layer between the two patterned pieces. This gives the eye a peaceful place to rest before moving on. You can make a variety of patterns play together nicely by using this simple trick!
Cardstock: Marcos Jute, Generic Peach
Stamps: Stacy Stamps Antique Lace, Above the Mark Paisley
Background, Raindrops on Roses Watercolor Splashes,
Alias Smith & Rowe “With Deepest Sympathy”
Inks: Distress Brushed Corduroy, Vintage Photo
Emb Powder: Zing Chestnut
Dies: DieNamics On the Edge, Stampin’ Up punch Notebook
Edge, Memory Box Cascadia Butterfly Trio
Emb Folder: Taylored Expressions Weathered
Doo Dads: Prisma Colored Pencil White, Fiskars scissors Stamp