The 19 types of #OOTD Instagram poses

Which one is your go-to look?

Mar 1, 2020, 8:06 pm*

Internet Culture

BY KEITH ESTILER

If people aren’t taking photos of delicious food, they’re definitely taking photos of their outfits on Instagram—using #ootd (“outfit of the day”). Of course, you can’t do the same pose with each outfit.

Spice things up with these 19 popular #OOTD poses.

1) ‘Abbey Road’ pose

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Photo via samanthamariko/Instagram

2) ‘Leaning on a wall’ pose

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3) Crossing one leg while standing up’ pose

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4) ‘Coat thrown over shoulder’ pose

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5) ‘Mirror effect’ sitting pose

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6) ‘Double facepalm. Look at my rings’ pose

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Photo via ostnttnandstyle/Instagram

7) ‘Walking left, walking right’ pose

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8) ‘Tying my shoe, subliminal booty’ pose

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9) Bricksquat pose

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Photo via tilore/Instagram

10) ‘Running on air’ pose

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Photo via esymai/Instagram

11) ‘One foot up my own crotch while on the bench’ pose

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12) ‘I’ve fallen and I can’t get up! But I’m young and not old so it’s cute and not sad’ pose

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Photo via ellemayleckenby/Instagram

13) ‘Hailing a cab’ pose

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Photo via elisoul01/Instagram

14) ‘Running fingers through hair’ pose

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Photo via theheteroheroine/Instagram

15) ‘Beaching it without the beach’ pose

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Photo via lookbook/Instagram

16) ‘Hands on the wall’ pose

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17) ‘Kicking it on the stoop’ pose

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Photo via imjennim/Instagram

18) ‘I’d much rather sit on the floor’ pose

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Photo via thelmamalna/Instagram

19) ‘One hand on my stunners’ pose

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*First Published: Oct 4, 2014, 10:00 am