mix and match

idiom

: to put different things (such as pieces of clothing) together in different ways
mix and match sweaters with different skirts to create new outfits
Buy clothing that you can mix and match.

Examples of mix and match in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Still, the safest way to incorporate curved kitchen features is to mix and match linear elements for a layered look that feels curated versus trendy. Shivani Vyas, Better Homes & Gardens, 11 Dec. 2023 Moran and his eight band mates mix and match genres with skill and daring. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 1 Dec. 2023 To achieve an elevated look that’s reminiscent of vanilla girl summer (and that’ll blend all three seasons with ease), mix and match chocolatey brown shades with whites and creams—this serves to create depth and contrast. Abby Wilson, Better Homes & Gardens, 19 Dec. 2023 Pair’s optical and sun glasses are equipped with magnets that allow the wearers to mix and match the tops of their eyewear. Rudie Obias, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Dec. 2023 And of course, the tree is the main attraction—choose a maximalist theme that speaks to you (or mix and match). Christianna Silva, Better Homes & Gardens, 30 Nov. 2023 Spark your little one’s creativity and imagination with this play table that comes with over 100 pieces to mix and match, from building blocks to wooden animal figurines. Kayla Kitts, Peoplemag, 27 Nov. 2023 The plush pillow is only nine inches long and comes in four colors to mix and match. Hannah Rice, Rolling Stone, 14 Nov. 2023 Keep in mind, that’s because many investors like to break the stock and bond markets into small pieces then mix and match. Mallika Mitra, wsj.com, 11 Oct. 2023 See More

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“Mix and match.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mix%20and%20match. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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