They don’t come any cuter than this boy / girl twin pair … and isn’t it perfectly appropriate that she’s in stripes and he’s in plaid (peeking out of his sweater)?  Stripes and plaids just might be the fraternal twins of patterns!

I bet that little sweetheart — when she gets to be a “big girl” — would love this darling room, designed by my friend and super-talented designer Liz Carroll.  Stripes on the ceiling?  Yes!

Twin brother, on the other hand, would be right at home in this very-boy-yet-still-sophisticated room, designed by equally super-talented designer Naomi Stein.  Plaid bedding?  Yes!  Plaid may sound boring, but Naomi shows you that it doesn’t have to be.

What’s your vote — stripes, plaid or both?

Twins’ photo by Charlotte, North Carolina-based Firewife Photography.  Girl’s bedroom designed by Liz Carroll Interiors; photo via her Facebook page.  Boy’s bedroom designed by Naomi Stein; photo via Design Manifest.  

3 responses to “tuesday twinsday … stripes versus plaid”

  1. Tawna Allred says:

    I’m loving plaid in fresh ways (not western interiors, like I see all the time around here). I’m so glad it is on it’s way back! Especially for boys.

  2. Liz Carroll says:

    Thanks for sharing my work Traci! I love stripes and plaid, and am especially loving that last image you posted with the mix of both! …and those two kiddos just can’t get any cuter!!

  3. Hannah Dee says:

    Plaids are definitely back and I love them. Love them together, preppy and fun.