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26 Little Reminders That Charlotte Church Was A '00s Fashion Icon

The voice of an angel, the dress sense of Anna Wintour.

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1. From the moment Charlotte Church was born, she knew how to dress.

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2. She knew exactly how to pair a diamante emblazoned t-shirt with sequin cuffed jeans and a fake fur rimmed jacket.

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3. She knew how much sequins was the right amount of sequins.

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4. And she understood the importance of coordinating your scrunchie with your dress lining.

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5. She even had a goddamn Haribo jumper.

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6. She was a pioneer of purple satin twin sets.

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7. A connoisseur of floor-length, white jackets.

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8. And an absolute icon when it came to chunky knitwear.

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9. Hell, she even made a hot pink shawl look glam.

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10. For Charlotte, the '00s was about hoop earrings, fringed skirts, and pulling two little strands of hair out of her ponytail.

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11. It was a decade for flamenco style dresses.

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12. Anklets.

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13. And some serious crimping.

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14. She looked good in those shirt/jumper combinations that you begged your mum to let you wear to school.

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15. She looked good in a bowler hat, floor-length sheepskin lined coat, and that belt.

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16. She even looked good in jeans that flared mid-way down the calf.

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17. You wanted to be Charlotte when she wore a black leather hat.

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18. And a diamante US flag necklace.

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19. And this. Whatever this is.

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20. Because Charlotte knew what was on trend. She knew that sleeves were overrated.

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21. As was the middle part of a dress.

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22. And she simply didn't have time for wearing a top underneath her jacket.

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23. You know what she did have time for though? Skinny scarves. And belts over t-shirts.

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24. And bold floral prints.

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25. Because, in the '00s, Charlotte Church was iconic.

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26. An absolute fashion icon.

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