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21 Photos That Won't Make Sense If You Weren't A Mid-'00s Teen

Emo fringes, Playboy belly rings, and combats.

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1. This Myspace profile picture that definitely got loads of "PC4PC" comments.

If you were a teenage girl in the '00s, you tried to take this exact photograph at some point.
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If you were a teenage girl in the '00s, you tried to take this exact photograph at some point.

2. This Playboy belly ring that you begged your mum for but never actually got.

"Bunnies are just so cuuuuuute" — you, in 2005.
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"Bunnies are just so cuuuuuute" — you, in 2005.

3. These photos that prove dresses should always be paired with flared jeans.

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Jessica Alba, Kaley Cuoco, and Hayley Evetts nailed this look.

4. These pink Converse that you knew made you look edgy AF.

Especially if you wrote out ~meaningful~ song lyrics and drew stars on them in Biro.
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Especially if you wrote out ~meaningful~ song lyrics and drew stars on them in Biro.

5. And these checkered Vans that, for some reason, everyone had to own.

6. Girl Aloud dressed in hoop earrings, combats, and Timberlands.

Shout out to the cardigans they've tied around their waists.
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Shout out to the cardigans they've tied around their waists.

7. This hairstyle that, no matter how you tried, you simply couldn't re-create.

Hannah from S Club was legit the prettiest girl alive in the '00s.
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Hannah from S Club was legit the prettiest girl alive in the '00s.

8. This zigzag parting that took you hours to perfect.

But once you achieved the look, you knew you'd get compliments about it all day.
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But once you achieved the look, you knew you'd get compliments about it all day.

9. These chunky highlights that you had to get a friend to do for you.

Note the Tiffany heart necklace this lady was lucky enough to own.
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Note the Tiffany heart necklace this lady was lucky enough to own.

10. These concealed lips that you may laugh at now, but you know you wanted in the '00s.

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11. All three of these jackets and all three of these belts.

Mis-Teeq were hands down the best-dressed band of the '00s.
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Mis-Teeq were hands down the best-dressed band of the '00s.

12. These eyebrows that your mum warned you would never grow back.

TBH, she was right.
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TBH, she was right.

13. This long cardigan, which made you look ~casual~ but also ~stylish~.

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14. Very straight hair that was blonde on the top and black underneath.

Which you covered in Lee Stafford heat protection spray before you got your GHDs out.
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Which you covered in Lee Stafford heat protection spray before you got your GHDs out.

15. This look, which made you feel very sexy and alluring.

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16. Cady's pink skirt, which you constantly had to pull down to make sure it didn't ride up too high.

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17. These Juicy Couture tracksuits that you coveted so hard.

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You might have owned a New Look rip-off, and tbh that looked great.

18. Everything about this photograph, from Zoe Saldana's long necklace and hoop earrings to Britney's low bunches and bare midriff.

<3 <3 <3
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<3 <3 <3

19. These Von Dutch caps that Kaley Cuoco proves look good with any outfit.

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20. These Topshop girl boxers that were not even remotely as comfy as they looked.

21. And literally everything about JoJo's look in this picture.

The girl was 13, and yet she managed to look this good.
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The girl was 13, and yet she managed to look this good.