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22 Hairstyles From 2007 That Should Make A Comeback In 2017

Bring back mini quiffs and Bumpits.

1. Dying the top of your hair a shade of yellow-blonde and the bottom of your hair black

This look was the coolest when you tied your hair into a ponytail because then the two colours were the most obvious.

2. Pinning your fringe back into a small quiff / Getty Images / BuzzFeed
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Your mum told you off for backcombing your fringe but you didn't care.

3. Or just clipping your fringe straight back

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In 2007, it was cool to have a fringe but lame to allow it to cover your forehead.

4. Giving your hair more volume by using a Bumpit

5. Tying your hair into bunches with bobbles going all the way down them

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Bonus points if your bobbles matched the outfit you were wearing.

6. Getting chunky highlights in every colour imaginable

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If you were allowed to get these, you automatically became the coolest girl in school.

7. Pulling two strands of hair out of your ponytail to frame your face

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The longer and greasier the strands, the better.

8. Straightening your fringe and curling your hair

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And not splitting up your curls at all, so they just kind of clumped together.

9. Dying your hair jet black and then backcombing it until its texture resembled straw

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And not caring when your not-black roots started to show.

10. Turning your head upside down and then securing your hair's positioning with a headband

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This made you look like you were in a band.

11. Sleeping with these in your hair to give yourself perfect curls

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If you put them in while your hair was still wet, your curls became even tighter.

12. Dying your hair this specific shade of red

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This was hands down the coolest hair colour in 2007.

13. Gathering your hair into a low-slung side ponytails

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If you were really pro at hairdressing, you may have even twisted some hair around the base of the ponytail to hide your hair bobble.

14. Scraping your fringe back with a zig-zag hairband

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For a ~sporty~ look.

15. Fashioning the kind of fringe that started at the ear on the opposite side of your face and covered at least 50% of your eyes

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This was the edgiest look of 2007.

16. Getting an asymmetrical bob

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Posh Spice's pob really kicked off a trend.

17. Wearing both a headband and a ponytail simultaneously

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A very sixth form look.

18. Getting very long hair extensions from Claire's

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They didn't need to look real, they just needed to reach your waist.

19. Using a giant clip to pin back the front section of your hair

So stylish.

20. Using hair pins with dice on them

These proved that you were really ~quirky~.

21. Flicking out your bob with curling tongs

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So chic.

22. Tying your hair into a ponytail and them backcombing it

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This look only worked if you dressed head-to-toe in Jack Wills.

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