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    Can We All Please Appreciate Idris Elba's Fashion In The '00s?

    He's always been suave.

    Idris Elba's one of the most dapper male celebrities around.

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    Hard to disagree with that one.

    He's style-conscious and always gives us the heart eyes at every event he turns up to.

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    I mean, look at him in a suit! It's a big part of the reason why people want him to play the next Bond.

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    But it turns out he's been a fashion hero for a very long time. Take this rollneck he wore 10 years ago.

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    Only Idris could pull that off so well.

    In fact, we think '00s Idris is one of our favourites.

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    In the '00s he loved a waistcoat and the shiniest of shoes.

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    He also loved a tie and matching pocket square combo. Particularly in orange satin.

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    He loved baby blue polka dot with a white shirt and suit jacket, too.

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    It was one of his finest looks tbh.

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    He looked great in suits back then as well. Even if he did accessorise with an injured foot.

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    It seems he was in the wars a lot in the early '00s. Here he is looking as cool as he does now with his arm in a sling and more smart-casual attire.

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    He was also a fan of cardigans.

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    And a classic stripy shirt.

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    Like this pale green number.

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    But we mainly loved the tank tops, which we will be forever grateful for.

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    They were good for showing off his muscles.

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    And his tattoos.

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    '00s Idris Elba, we love you.

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