Carpets, like many building materials, are frequently dyed in lots, so purchasing more tiles after the installation is complete may mean mismatched squares down the road.
In fact, if you love the eclectic look of mismatched furniture, antiques can give a room a classical, elegant look that still appears put together.
While matched bedroom furniture was once preferred by interior designers, currently an eclectic collection of mismatched furniture is preferred by many designers.
The mismatched trio of cool former city cop, smart-mouth young scientist, and obsessed hunter enliven the final portion of Jaws on the rare occasions when the shark is not attacking the boat.
Design unique wall art for your home by spray-painting a collection of mismatched photo frames one color, then cutting your own photo mats using the paper of your choice.
If a couple pairs up a mismatched couple (Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe, for example), they are no longer wearing coordinated costumes but just two individual outfits.
However, a mismatched rhythm and word combination leaves the fans scratching their heads saying "huh?" as the cheerleaders try to draw them in.
One of her standard tunes, Coat of Many Colors, is about her mother trying to make sure all of the kids had winter coats, even if she had sew them together using bits of mismatched fabrics.
Dress up your tables and chairs by using matching cloths, linens, and covers; alternatively, play up a rustic location by using wooden picnic tables and mismatched chairs.
Mismatched chairs, crates, and one couch had been arranged in two circles around stacks of antique books and lanterns.