Mindy Kaling is as daring in her fashion choices as she is darling, and we love her love of prints: she’s not afraid to mix and match or wear a pattern on the red carpet. We chose some of our favorite Kaling looks and quotes for inspiration—and paired them with tips on how to get her bright style!
For a little sparkle, jazz up an oversized print with sequins.
On Kaling: French Connection dress; Swarovski earrings.
Belt a layered outfit to emphasize a nipped waist.
On Kaling: C. Wonder vest and blouse; BCBG skirt; Chanel bag.
Try a snake print in a bold color for a spring-ready look.
On Kaling: Torn by Ronny Kobo dress; J.Crew necklace.
Make polka dots pop by pairing them with a skirt in the same color.
On Kaling: Salvador Perez shirt; J.Crew skirt; Kate Spade New York necklace.
Hit a major spring trend with a matching crop top and skirt set.
On Kaling: Topshop top and skirt; Christian Louboutin heels; Jennifer Meyer earrings.
A busy print gives sleepwear-inspired pieces a current look.
On Kaling: Tucker top and pants; Vince flats; Jennifer Meyer necklace.
A retro silhouette enhances the femininity of a floral print.
On Kaling: Lela Rose dress.
Embrace your wild side by mixing animal prints.
Rock your prints on the weekend (or on a flight!) with this floral sweatshirt.
On Kaling: Adidas sweatshirt.
A knit vest and bold brooch helps temper a vibrant stripe.
On Kaling: C. Wonder shirt and vest; Trina Turk skirt; J.Crew necklace.
For a high-impact result, pair your print with a neon hue.
On Kaling: Salvador Perez coat; Trina Turk dress; C. Wonder blouse; Prada bag.
Diane von Furstenberg Reina Python-Print Silk-Jersey Dress ($435)
Equipment Reagan Multistripe Silk Blouse ($168)
H&M Short Sequined Top ($40)
H&M Sequined Skirt ($50)
River Island LA 92 Floral Print Sweatshirt ($56)
Sea Printed Silk Jumpsuit ($415)
Topshop Stand Out Flower Dress ($136)
Alice + Olivia Bryant Printed Silk Shirt ($360)