Traditionally speaking, wearing big ol' prints is a summertime pursuit, best left to beach-dwelling party boys and dudes with a gym membership. However, done properly, a subtle print worn in the cooler, soggier months can help you swerve the sartorial tedium of fall by bringing some much-needed personality to your look. Just make sure some well-placed simple items elsewhere in your outfit balance your patterns out.

Check the video below for the full lowdown on how to wear print this fall.