The 2×2 method is a simple principle that allows you to create tons of well-balanced outfits that feel both casual and dressed up at the same time. Here’s everything you need to know about the method!
If you love fashion and style, chances are you’ve heard of the 2×2 method, a trick that helps you easily create stylish and well-balanced outfits.
How to style an outfit with the 2×2 method
The method involves taking two more relaxed garments and combining them with two classic garments. This results in a well-balanced outfit that suits (almost) any occasion!
Some examples of how you can use the 2×2 method:
- Jeans and sneakers + shirt and nicer bag
- Converse and t-shirt + jacket and dress pants
- Jeans and t-shirt + pumps and jacket
- Hoodie and sneakers + jacket and dress pants
- Sandals and fanny pack + jacket and dress
Here, TikToker Mollie Campsie shows how she styles Converse and a t-shirt with a blazer and wide, tailored trousers:
@molliecampsie The 2×2 smart casual outfit formula for chic outfits in a second #midsize #outfitinspo #smartcasual #widelegpants #blazer #neutraloutfit ♬ original sound – Mollie Campsie
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