The 2000s were full of cringe-worthy trends that you never thought would resurface. And like every fashion era, they are now enjoying another trip around the sun. Which 2000s “ugly” fashion trends are back, you ask? Think trucker hats, flip flops and shiny pants à la Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, and Paris Hilton.
It’s as if de ja vu is revisiting some of the 2000s trends in the style lexicon that fashion enthusiasts once claimed to polarize. But the modern iteration of these trends embraces the “ugly” aesthetic. Consider the sweater vests that it-girls like Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid have worn. Take a look at a pair of sparkly pants that Lizzo adores. Or spend some time looking at the clogs that look so effortlessly cool on Chloë Sevigny.
Even if you thought you’d never say it, it’s time to try these looks again. Ahead, check out the 6 “ugly” fashion trends of the 2000s that are back with aplomb. And follow the tips below to style them the 2021 style.
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