Style Combo: Stripes Mixed with Plaids at Home?

Spotting this striking fashion statement of stripes and plaids brought to mind the gazillions of striped home ideas we've seen, and ever-increasing plaid ones too. This got us wondering what AT readers thought of combining the two. On the one hand we've got a tartan trend, and on the other we've got gorgeously striped color accessories from Modern Plaid...

A visual to help realize this daring style: striped and plaid rugs from Crate & Barrel Outlet show that one of each in a room side by side could actually make a really interesting statement:


(Photo of stripe/plaid man (On the Street...Luca Rubinacci, Florence ) via The Sartorialist)