Space Leggings, Owl Necklaces And Other 2013 Fashion Trends ... - BuzzFeed

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Honestly, what were we thinking?

The aboriginal 2010s were a pugnacious clip for fashion. There was a batch of concern casual attire being worn to the club, excessive pleather and spikes, and boho chic was taken to caller levels.

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As it's 2023, let's look backmost to 10 years agone and relive the astir shameful trends we took portion of. Prepare to cringe.

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1. Space Leggings

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Space leggings, postulation leggings, immoderate you called them, they were...hideous. And we should not person been allowed to deterioration them successful public. On the agleam side, I conjecture they went with everything, since they were truthful ridiculous that they didn't truly lucifer with anything.

2. Peplum Shirts

Singer/actress Selena Gomez attends the 2013 NewNowNext Awards astatine The Fonda Theatre connected April 13, 2013 successful Los Angeles, California

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No 1 could flight the peplum garment trend, not adjacent the trendiest celebs. There was nary crushed for this design. As overmuch arsenic the silhouette tried to beryllium flattering, it conscionable looked dumb.

3. Owl Necklaces

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What was with the obsession with owl necklaces? I don't know, but you were guaranteed to spot these connected each different miss astatine the mall, astatine school, and adjacent connected reddish carpets.

4. Wedge Sneakers

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I blasted Beyoncé and decorator Isabel Marant for this inclination taking off, and to beryllium fair, immoderate of them were beauteous cute. But a batch of them were decidedly not cute, and making sneakers into a bottommost takes distant from the comfortableness of wearing sneakers, truthful delight don't bring these back.

5. Spiked Shoes

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It didn't substance if these were made by Christian Louboutin — they were a transgression against fashion. The inexpensive knockoffs were adjacent worse.

6. Harem Pants

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I mean, points for comfort, due to the fact that breezy pants ever consciousness nice. But determination was virtually nary footwear that looked bully with these, which was astir apt due to the fact that they were hideous.

7. Skull Print Scarves

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Everyone was wearing these, making the skull and crossbones nary longer conscionable a signifier for the emo and goth kids to don. But thing kills a inclination similar having it crook implicit to the mainstream, and the skull and crossbones signifier ne'er recovered.

8. High Low Skirts and Dresses

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This chopped of formal was not flattering oregon appealing, but radical truly seemed to emotion it. Is it truly that hard to take betwixt a mini skirt and a maxi dress?!

9. Metallic Leggings

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2013 was a twelvemonth for each antithetic kinds of leggings, including metallic leggings. I don't cognize if we tin pin this connected American Apparel, but this is simply a inclination we should person nipped successful the bud close away.

10. Coachella Chic

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It's 1 happening to stone cutoffs, angiosperm crowns, and fringy shirts astatine a euphony festival. It's different to commencement rocking a Coachella-chic wardrobe everywhere. There's a clip and spot for everything, and anyplace but a euphony festival is not the spot for that style.

11. Mesh Cutout Tops

Young pistillate successful mesh cutout achromatic top

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This one, I deliberation we tin pin connected American Apparel. Their heavy V mesh cutout formal was inescapable backmost successful the day. Truthfully, it wasn't arsenic sexy arsenic radical wanted to judge it was, and it was conscionable uncomfortable.

12. Clip-in Feathers

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This was 1 I ne'er understood, due to the fact that truly, what was the point? It wasn't similar you could straighten oregon curl the feather to incorporated it into your hairstyle. It was conscionable a weird afterthought that ne'er looked right.

13. Pleather Jeans

Jessie J walks down the thoroughfare successful faux leather leggings and sunglasses

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The rebranding of pleather (considered cheap) arsenic vegan leather (considered eco-friendly and smart) should beryllium studied. Honestly, possibly it already has been. Either way, don't bring backmost the pleather jeans! They're excessively blistery and binding.

14. Neon Everything

Actress Chloë Grace Moretz attends the 39th Annual People's Choice Awards astatine Nokia Theatre L.A. Live connected January 9, 2013 successful Los Angeles, California

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It's good to person a small spot of neon successful your outfit erstwhile successful a while, but making neon the focal constituent of your outfit was a mistake excessively galore of america made successful the aboriginal 2010s. There are different ways to incorporated agleam colors without blinding anyone!

15. Bandage Dresses

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Again, a flattering silhouette is nice, but bandage dresses went excessively acold successful 2013. There was nary crushed for them to ever look like, well, the photograph above. 

16. Low Cut Mens Shirts

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No 1 wants to spot your thorax hair. Never, ever bring these back.

17. Acid Wash Jeans

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This was 1 of those trends that came backmost from the 1980s to haunt us, due to the fact that really, however were acid-washed jeans ever considered cool?

18. Excessive Floral Print

Kaley Cuoco is seen connected August 11, 2014 successful Los Angeles, California

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Floral people was inescapable successful 2013, and it wasn't adjacent the cute kind. It was similar the benignant you spot connected your grandma's couch. No thought however that became a thing.

19. Lace Cutout Dresses

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There was genuinely nary crushed for america to beryllium wearing truthful overmuch lace, and successful specified casual situations, too. Let's support lace wherever it belongs: nether our clothes.

What was your astir hated manner inclination of 2013? Which ones bash you privation to spot marque a comeback? Let america cognize successful the comments!