38 Early 2000s Trends That Were Horrifying, Hilarious, And Low-Key Iconic

38 Early 2000s Trends That Were Horrifying, Hilarious, And Low-Key Iconic
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This post is equal parts "lol" and "omg that was iconic."

1. Aggressively gelled and frosted tips

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2. Bandages as an accessory for the cheek

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3. Jeans under dresses

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4. Belly button chains with charms on them

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5. Invisible eyebrows

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6. These type of sunglasses

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7. Jeans that needed to be laced up from the sides

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8. Shirts that were laced up from the front

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9. Jeans that needed to be laced up in the front

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10. You literally had to tie all of your clothes on.

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11. Extreme, almost magical, low-rise jeans

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12. A classy fedora

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13. Shredded turtlenecks

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14. Just, like, this overall look.

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15. "Vote For Pedro" shirts

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16. I don't even know what to call these.

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17. Bedazzled cellphones

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18. Distressed bootleg jeans

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19. Very long scarves

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20. Very large ties

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21. Low-rise sweatpants

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22. Shiny, large spacesuits

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23. Shirts with casual drug references

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24. Again, I don't even know.

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25. Skunk highlights

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26. Goggles

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27. Very large suits

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28. Whispy, overgrown hair

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29. Jeans with large sections cut from the waistband

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30. Long denim skirts

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31. "Designer" facial hair

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32. Extremely short bangs

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33. Feather elbow guards

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34. Dip-dyed hair

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35. These sunglasses

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36. One exposed thong strap

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37. Two exposed thong straps

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38. And a thong that was literally part of the outfit

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