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13 Ridiculous Style Trends That Actually Work

Debatable in theory, fabulous in reality. Here are some style trends that totally work, despite being a little ridiculous. To see more outrageous styles you could be rocking, tune in to B.O.R.N. to Style, airing Tuesdays on FYI at 10/9c.

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1. Denim on denim:

Because denim is so good, you can wear it twice.
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Because denim is so good, you can wear it twice.

2. Military surplus:

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ThePenduline / etsy.com

Who would have thought those fatigues would double as the perfect fall jacket?

3. Two-tone hair:

One hair color? Cool. Two hair colors? Cooler.
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One hair color? Cool. Two hair colors? Cooler.

4. Heeled sneakers:

Pick the right pair, and these are transcendent.
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Pick the right pair, and these are transcendent.

5. Drop-crotch pants:

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They may be Justin Bieber's favorite item of clothing, but drop-crotch pants can look surprisingly quite chic (only with the perfect amount of drop, though).

6. Feather earrings:

Surprisingly, these usually work better in just one ear rather than both.
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Surprisingly, these usually work better in just one ear rather than both.

7. Ripped denim:

There's a fine line between tremendous and trashy here, but a good pair of ripped denim jeans will live forever.
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There's a fine line between tremendous and trashy here, but a good pair of ripped denim jeans will live forever.

8. Crop tops:

If you don't mind showing a little skin, this '90s throwback fashion is convenient for summer.
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If you don't mind showing a little skin, this '90s throwback fashion is convenient for summer.

9. Hawaiian shirts:

Mastering the aloha shirt is a fine art that not all can accomplish.
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Mastering the aloha shirt is a fine art that not all can accomplish.

10. Mesh tops:

The closest you can get to being naked while actually being clothed.
Geneva Vanderzeil apairandasparediy.com / (CC BY http://2.0) / Via Flickr: 66755335@N05

The closest you can get to being naked while actually being clothed.

11. Overalls:

Shabby chic encapsulated.
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Shabby chic encapsulated.

12. Mixing patterns:

Though traditionally a no-no, mixing up patterns has become popular and can look great.
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Though traditionally a no-no, mixing up patterns has become popular and can look great.

13. And matching patterns:

Wearing a hat that matches your shirt is one of the most potentially disastrous combinations ever — but a discerning eye can make it fierce.
Mark Taylor Cunningham / (CC BY http://2.0) / Via Flickr: taylorsevens

Wearing a hat that matches your shirt is one of the most potentially disastrous combinations ever — but a discerning eye can make it fierce.

Time to get stylin'. Tune in to B.O.R.N. to Style to stay on top of all the cutest (and craziest) trends.

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