We’re Turning 16—This is Each Huge Second From 2006 to At present


Sixteen years in the past, Who What Put on was born out of a aim to make vogue and magnificence accessible for all. It actually has been a wild trip, beginning as a bit website in 2006 and rising into the model you presently learn (and store from) at this time. We launched two manufacturers (Who What Wear x Target and Who What Wear Collection) and are discovering new methods day by day to attach with our readers on a deeper stage. Not solely has quite a bit modified for us, however the sartorial world additionally is not the identical it was in 2006. We thought we might make a journey down reminiscence lane and remind you of all the style moments we have reported on since WWW’s inception. Be ready to be stuffed with nostalgia and have the need to dig into your outdated stuff or have amusing at a number of the belongings you thought have been très cool. Belief us—we felt the identical means. We have rounded up our vogue favorites from 2006 to 2022, from hot-pink Motorola Razrs to sultry cutouts. This isn’t a complete checklist of all the pieces from the previous 15 years, but it surely’s a reasonably good abstract. 

We do not wish to preserve you ready, so you may simply go forward and preserve scrolling to step into our little time machine.


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It Bag: Balenciaga Metropolis Bag


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No purse managed to have fairly the grip on standard tradition within the mid-2000s like Balenciaga’s Metropolis Bag did. The slouchy, convertible satchel featured the model’s signature edgy {hardware} that served as its solely identifiers, and not using a single brand in sight. Although the model not too long ago launched a contemporary iteration, the unique nonetheless continues to be a hot-ticket merchandise on the resale market.

General Pattern: Shrunken Leather-based Jackets


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Enjoyable reality: In 2006, Who What Put on’s co-founders Hillary Kerr and Katherine Energy revealed their very first development report entitled “Little Leather-based Jackets.” Though the story itself is now buried within the web’s limitless backlog, the development lives on by the plethora of celebs like Rachel Bilson who ignited the look.

It Merchandise: Denim Miniskirts


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Nothing says 2006 fairly like a denim cutoff miniskirt. Rihanna wore them in Hollywood. We wore them by the halls of our center and excessive faculties. It was actually a development everybody was in on.


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It Woman: Lauren Conrad


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In Laguna Seaside and The Hills, Lauren Conrad had us all glued to our TV screens to soak in her each (very fashionable) transfer, with mates and co-stars Audrina Patridge and Whitney Port by her facet. Chandelier earrings, tube tops, and loads of stacked bangles grew to become her type signatures.

It Bag: Givenchy Nightingale Bag

Givenchy could have launched the Nightingale bag in 2006, however the oversize leather-based carryall managed to stay a fixture on the arms of avenue type stars and celebs alike within the years following its launch. Notable followers of the satchel bag embrace Kendall Jenner and Keira Knightly.

Most Watched TV Present: Gossip Woman


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The primary episode of Gossip Woman aired on The CW this yr, and the present promptly assumed its place because the cultural bellwether of the period. Nothing from the present’s wardrobe was extra influential than Blair Waldorf’s assortment of preppy headbands, we might argue.

It Couple: Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt


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After the duo’s steamy on-screen romance in Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt made issues official IRL. The pair subsequently walked many crimson carpets collectively, and their understatedly cool type as a pair was merely unmatched.


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It Bag: Longchamp Le Pliage Tote


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Why sure, it is a photograph of Kate Middleton carrying a Longchamp Le Pliage Bag to her faculty commencement. This picture could have been snapped in 2005, but it surely’s secure to say the bag was a real cult piece within the mid-2000s. As a testomony to its longevity, the classic bag is still popular to this day.

It Sneakers: Chloé Susanna Boots


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Chloé’s Susanna Boots, a pair of leather-based ankle boots adorned with a swirl of studs and steel buckles, have been initially launched in 2008. As anybody with a Pinterest account throughout this period would know, seemingly each celeb, mannequin, blogger, and vogue particular person had these boots of their closets, and we have now the road type photographs to show it.

It Couple: Katie Holmes & Tom Cruise


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Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise have been the themes of limitless headlines this yr and have been topped Hollywood’s unofficial It couple of the mid-2000s. Who may neglect when their daughter Suri graced the quilt of Self-importance Honest alongside her well-known dad and mom?


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General Pattern: Navy-Impressed Jackets


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After we say that this Balmain military-style jacket outlined vogue this yr, we do not suppose that is an exaggeration. Beloved by Beyoncé, Rihanna, and lots extra A-listers, the designer piece ignited the development of structured and embroidered outerwear that may reign supreme for seasons to come back.

It Bag: Proenza Schouler PS1 Messenger Bag


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Proenza Schouler’s PS1 messenger bag was the final word cool-girl carryall in 2009 that is each polished and lived-in. The slouchy satchel form contains a top-handle and crossbody possibility that stars reminiscent of Nicky Hilton, Kate Bosworth, and Emma Roberts have been followers of.

Should-Have Accent: Alexander McQueen Cranium Scarf


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Alexander McQueen’s iconic cranium scarf was launched in 2003 however reached a fever pitch in reputation within the early 2010s.


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It Bag: Celine Baggage Bag


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Of all the long-lasting equipment to emerge from Phoebe Philo’s stint at Celine, none had fairly the affect that the Baggage Bag did. Twenty-ten was the yr baggage went from slouchy to structured, and Celine’s It bag marked this pivotal shift.

General Pattern: Skinny Denims


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We may sit right here and debate the trendiness of thin denims all day lengthy, however there is no denying that slim-fit denim reigned supreme throughout this period, and celebs have been particularly eager on styling them with patent pumps and flowy blouses.


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It Sneakers: Jeffrey Campbell Lita Boots


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From the pages of Tumblr to the streets of NYC and Paris, Jeffrey Campbell’s Lita Boots actually took maintain within the early 2010s. The platform lace-up boots have been everybody’s must-have, and to our shock, celebs even forewent their designer choices for this extra reasonably priced decide.

It Bag: Chanel Boy Bag


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It is unattainable to scroll by a avenue type gallery with out recognizing a Chanel bag, however the vogue set was notably obsessive about the structured Boy Bag this yr.


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General Pattern: Flannel Shirts


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Flannel shirts (together with messy topknot hairstyles—hello, Miley!) completely dominated 2012. Flannels had a giant second thanks partly to Rails, whose super-soft Hunter shirts have been cherished by celebs and, fairly frankly, nonetheless are.


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It Couple: Kim Kardashian & Kanye West


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Who may neglect the 2013 Met Gala at which “Kimye” first walked the crimson carpet as a pair—on the time anticipating their first little one, North West.

It Bag: Mansur Gavriel Bucket Bag


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Mansur Gavriel has since created a roster of lust-worthy baggage, however this was the yr when the model’s first creation, a modern leather-based bucket bag, actually took off and put the minimalistic accent model on the map.

General Pattern: Normcore


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The time period “normcore” began swirling in vogue circles this yr to explain a effervescent aesthetic that may solely be categorized as anti-fashion. Odd fundamentals like plain T-shirts, “dad” sneakers, and non-fitted denims conveyed a rigorously cultivated type.


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It Bag: Chloé Drew Bag


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Chloé has had a lot of its baggage turn into It baggage, however we bear in mind when the Drew Bag was the one accent avenue type stars had to have.

Should-Have Accent: Dylan Lex Necklace


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When Dylan Lex launched her assortment of silver jewellery, her assertion necklaces have been fast to development. The items have been noticed on the likes of Beyoncé and Rihanna, and everybody tried to get their fingers on a pair or use their DIY abilities to create their very own.

Most Liked Coiffure: Ombré Hair


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Do not you bear in mind saving a wide range of ombré hairstyles to your Pinterest board? We certain do. Kylie Jenner’s locks have been part of the edgy aesthetic she had throughout this period. (Bear in mind Msfts?)

It Woman: Alexa Chung


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Ah, the world of Tumblr and Alexa Chung’s minimal but stylish type taking the world by storm. Her guide was launched this yr, and we bear in mind rereading every web page and bookmarking her appears to be like to repeat instantly. Overalls, striped tops, and straightforward denim have been her staples.


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General Pattern: Athleisure


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Earlier than the rise of athleisure, exercise put on was made only for the health club. Consolation grew to become a prime precedence of the style set, and mixing elevated items with monitor pants or sneakers rapidly grew to become the norm.

It Sneakers: Gucci Fur-Lined Princetown Loafers


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Loafers have been all the time seen as a refined piece within the wardrobe, however when Gucci added a fur lining, the model introduced a classy ingredient to the shoe type. Dare we are saying this was the start of fur linings getting used popularly as an eccentric contact in footwear?


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It Bag: Gucci Dionysus Bag


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When Alessandro Michele took the reigns of Gucci in 2015, he rapidly grew to become recognized for mixing components of the model’s heritage with trendy touches. The bag is available in a traditional print or with vigorous elaborations and art work.

Should-Have Accent: Off-White Industrial Belt


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Off-White was based in 2012, however the industrial belt has turn into Virgil Abloh’s most iconic design. Impressed by workwear, it added a utilitarian contact to the road type scene.

General Pattern: Bomber Jackets


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In keeping with Google’s 2016 report, bomber jackets have been the primary development of the yr. The outerwear merchandise was worn by a wide range of type icons, from Kanye West and David Beckham to Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner. Though the piece has army roots, it grew to become about type as nicely as utility.

It Couple: Bella Hadid & The Weeknd


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Though they should not nonetheless collectively, Bella Hadid and The Weeknd are nonetheless the über-cool celeb couple on folks’s minds. Once they took to the Met Gala crimson carpet collectively, folks have been in awe. (We nonetheless are.)


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It Bag: Jacquemus Le Chiquito


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Tiny baggage have come and gone out of favor, however you may thank Jacqeumus for actually placing the type on the map up to now few years. 

General Pattern: Dad Sneakers


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Balenciaga’s Triple S sneakers and Fila’s Disruptors actually had a chokehold on modern folks in every single place. Though controversial and thought of “ugly,” their reputation confirmed in any other case.

It Model: Supreme


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Do you bear in mind strolling previous the Supreme retailer and seeing a line that stretched for blocks and being shocked? Us too. Folks have been stalking the model’s website to get their fingers on something that had the easy brand, from lighters to bricks.

Most Liked Coiffure: Excessive Ponytail


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Though the excessive ponytail was a favourite coiffure amongst many for its straightforward styling, we have now to confess that it did include some added complications.


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It Bag: Dior Saddle Bag


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John Galliano could have debuted the Saddle Bag on the runway for his 2000 assortment, however the type made a return in 2018 as if nothing had modified in 18 years. After many design reiterations, the bag continues to be a staple.

It Model: Ganni


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Whereas Ganni could also be recognizable by each vogue insider now, that wasn’t all the time the case. The model took to Copenhagen runways and blew everybody away, and it is solely gone up from there. 

It Couple: Meghan Markle & Prince Harry


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We would be mendacity if we stated we did not get up early within the morning to look at the stay stream of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding ceremony. We have cherished each little bit of their royal romance, from their engagement to the births of Archie and Lilibet.


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It Bag: Bottega Veneta Pouch


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When Daniel Lee took the maintain of Bottega Veneta, he skyrocketed the model into cult standing. Though the luggage weren’t branded like most designer purses, that did not change the truth that everybody wished one and will acknowledge Lee’s design immediately.

General Pattern: Suiting


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Bear in mind when everybody wore fitted suiting? Good occasions. Prior to now few years, oversize suiting has turn into the go-to ensemble for trying ahead and funky.

It Couple: Hailey Bieber & Justin Bieber


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We nonetheless bear in mind when everybody was questioning whether or not Hailey and Justin Bieber have been secretly married or not. Their wedding ceremony photos have been a dream, and we’re all the time taking notes from their avenue type appears to be like collectively.

It Woman: Zendaya


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We have been obsessive about Zendaya since her Disney days, however when Euphoria and Spider-Man: Homecoming got here out, we wished extra of her on our screens. Her crimson carpet type simply retains getting higher—as do her initiatives. (We presently have scheduled a day to look at Dune.)


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It Bag: Telfar Purchasing Bag


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Telfar Clemens based his model in 2005 and have become a hit when his shopper bag—also referred to as the “Bushwick Birkin”—gained reputation. Clemens goals to make luxurious accessible, preserving the bag at a comparatively low worth level and scheduling “Bag Safety Program” days, the place devoted clients can safe their baggage.

Quarantine in 2020 meant staying dwelling. Thus, consolation grew to become the primary precedence in vogue. Sweatpants, slippers, and socks have been the one clothes objects anybody wished to put on. (If we’re being trustworthy, that’s nonetheless lots of what we put on proper now.)

Increase your hand in the event you additionally tried to cut your personal curtain bangs in quarantine, as a result of our fingers are up. They might be tough to type, however when they’re executed proper, they give the impression of being phenomenal.

Most Watched TV Present: Bridgerton


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Bridgerton could have been launched towards the top of 2020, but it surely was precisely what everybody wanted as a bit little bit of escapism. The romance, costumes, and scandal, what was to not love about it? We’re nonetheless dreaming in regards to the duke—sorry not sorry.


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It Bag: Gucci Jackie Bag


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It looks as if there is a development of designers rereleasing new variations of outdated cult baggage for them to be cult baggage but once more. The brand new Gucci Jackie is extra trendy and modern, with a leather-based sheen and enjoyable colours, however in the event you want the classic model, you may simply discover one secondhand.

General Pattern: Cutouts


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As restrictions have been lifted and folks grew to become prepared to exit once more, the style tendencies grew to become rather less about consolation and extra about making a vivid assertion. Revenge attire, cutouts, and loud colours galore.

It Woman: Olivia Rodrigo


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Olivia Rodrigo has come a good distance from the woman who sang “Drivers License.” Since then, she’s launched her debut album and singlehandedly turn into the final word pop princess for Era Z.

It Couple: Kourtney Kardashian & Travis Barker


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We’re nonetheless coming off the excessive we received from the Kravis engagement announcement. Are you able to blame us? Though the couple confused everybody at first, we’re utterly on board.

This was a straightforward one: The Balenciaga Cagole Bag in all of its Y2K glory dominated everybody’s consideration in 2022. Enjoyable reality: The Balenciaga Metropolis Bag, which the Cagole is impressed by, was the It bag in 2006, the yr Who What Put on first got here to be.

After years and years of high-rise all the pieces, low-rise is a factor once more in 2022—a lot in order that it really grew to become mainstream. As tendencies this huge and important typically do, the low-rise development is one which’s prone to stick round for a while.

Miu Miu generated many It objects this yr, but it surely’s the fragile satin ballet flats that took the style world by storm. Not solely that, it is secure to say that Miu Miu performed the most important hand within the total ballet flats development. Regardless of being almost $1k, they’re bought out virtually in every single place. 

It Woman: Sydney Sweeney


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What a yr Sydney Sweeney has had. Other than being the most effective components of Euphoria and riveting viewers within the wildly standard White Lotus, it was introduced earlier this yr that she’s becoming a member of the Marvel Universe in Madame Internet. She’s additionally turn into a darling of the style world, starring in campaigns for Miu Miu and Tory Burch.

Model Comeback: J.Crew


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Thanks to move womenswear designer Olympia Gayot (who joined the model in 2020), J.Crew is cool once more. And in the event you want any extra validation of one thing being cool in 2022, Gayot and her easy J.Crew styling usually go viral on TikTok.


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