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    Updated on Jul 27, 2019. Posted on Jul 26, 2019

    15 Hair Accessories You Definitely Owned If You Were A Girl Growing Up In The Early 2000s

    You were definitely the coolest girl in school if you wore clip-in hair feathers.

    1. These snap clips that you 100% coordinated to match your shirt.

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    Sometimes, you'd just snap them open and closed until they broke.

    Find these snap clips on Etsy.

    2. These floofy hair scrunchies that doubled as pretty, rad wrist candy.

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    These scrunchies walked so the hair tie bracelet could run.

    Find these scrunchies on Etsy.

    3. These plastic butterfly clips that definitely ended up broken in the bottom of your backpack by the end of the day.

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    You'd go to school with six of these in your hair, and return home with only one left standing.

    Find these butterfly clips on Etsy.

    4. Or THESE sparkly butterfly clips that instantly made you feel like a goddess.

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    The way the wings would move when you jiggled them was like MAGIC.

    Find these butterfly clips on Etsy.

    5. These stretchy headbands that might've scratched your scalp while you put them on, but made the pain worth it.

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    Which is why you bought like 10 of them, but only wore them twice a year.

    Find these headbands on Etsy.

    6. These hair tie bobbles that seemed to get tangled in your hair no matter how carefully you tried to remove them.

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    Raise your hand if you've ever had to take a pair of scissors to your hair to remove these. 🙋🏽‍♀️

    Find these bobble ties on Etsy.

    7. These banana clips that you'd inevitably break if you had reaaaally thick hair.

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    If you managed to keep them in place, you were sure to have a sleek AF ponytail the entire day.

    Find this banana clip on Etsy.

    8. These plastic hair barrettes that you pretty much collected like they were Pokémon cards.

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    Gotta buy 'em all, am I right?

    Find these plastic barrettes on Etsy.

    9. These mini rubber bands that added a splash of color to any braid or ponytail.

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    Now raise your hand if you've ever had THESE stuck in your hair. 🙋🏽‍♀️

    Find these hair rubbers on Etsy.

    10. These claw clips that held any updo in place while simultaneously digging into the back of your head.

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    Everyone's worst nightmare was getting hit in the back of the head with a ball at recess while wearing one of these.

    Find these claw clips on Etsy.

    11. This chunky headband that scored you compliments ALL DAY.

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    Finding these in packs of three at the store was the highlight of the day.

    Find this headband on Etsy.

    12. These mini bobble hair ties that low-key looked more like jewelry straight out of a Lisa Frank collection.

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    You've probably tricked your friends into thinking that they were just normal bracelets, too.

    Find these bobble hair ties on Etsy.

    13. These clip-on feather hair extensions that were made only for the coolest classroom divas.

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    But let's be real, this was the closest you'd get to getting streaks in your hair AT LEAST until you hit high school.

    Find this clip-on feather extension on Etsy.

    14. These glittery bobby pins with the sole purpose of looking pretty in your hair.

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    You definitely had no other reason for paying a dollar more to get these over the plain ones.

    Find these glittery bobby pins on Etsy.

    15. Finally, these rhinestone hair clips that took you from rookie to rockstar with one simple snap.

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    These clips were the only things more sparkly than your personality.

    Find this rhinestone hair clip on Etsy.