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27 Little Reminders Of What Fashion Looked Like 10 Years Ago

2006 was when fashion peaked.

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1. 2006 was an absolute 10/10 year for fashion.

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2. It was a year epitomised by the entirely pointless belt.

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3. Belts in 2006 just didn't pull up trousers.

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4. Seriously: They served no real function.

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5. But 2006 was also the year of the pointless scarf.

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6. Everybody was wearing them.

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7. Ten years ago, everyone was into floaty dresses and flat boots.

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8. Which looked all the better when paired with excessive bangles.

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9. Back in 2006, trainers + long dress + eyeliner = ~style~.

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10. And pairing a normal outfit with a jazzy hat was considered chic.

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11. Or, you know, a red beret.

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12. Basically 2006 was the time to try out interesting headgear.

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13. Which looked particularly great if you made sure it matched everything else you were wearing.

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14. Failing that, capri pants were a fail-safe option.

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15. Even Beyoncé wore cropped jeans back then.

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16. And no one looked as good as JoJo in her satin top, cropped jacket, and fur-lined boots.

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17. Celebrities in 2006 knew how to dress up.

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18. But they also knew how to dress down.

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19. But most of all, they knew how to accessorise their hair.

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20. I mean.

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21. 2006 was a year for wearing a dress on top of your jeans, dressing entirely in one colour, and sporting unfeasibly high jeans.

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22. It was a year for purple satin shirts and dog tags.

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23. And it was a year for layering a T-shirt, shirt, and waistcoat-style jumper, and pairing that look with socks and kitten heels.

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24. It was a glamorous time.

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25. A time when boy bands were in their prime.

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26. And teen stars paired their combats with a denim jacket.

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27. 2006, we miss you.

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