So many shrugs and skinny scarves.
Summer’s long-sleeved dress and blue eyeshadow from the pilot.
This look was part of a fashion show. A fashion show!
Marissa’s polo and paisley skirt:
At least she didn’t pop the collar.
Summer’s bandana, pink halter, and hoop earrings:
She was ready to party in TJ and didn’t care who knew it!
Literally all of Anna’s messenger-boy caps:
I had one of these in fifth grade and thought it was the peak of fashion.
Alex’s hair pouf, complete with a bright purple streak:
We didn’t know it, but this walked so Snooki could fly.
Marissa’s rainbow-striped hoodie, jean skirt, and pointed-flats combo:
I guess she was dressing for a fair, so it kinda worked???
Summer’s mustard-yellow Juicy tracksuit that was PEAK 2000s loungewear:
NGL, I would’ve donated a kidney to own one of these.
And also, Julie Cooper’s baby-pink Juicy tracksuit that paved the way for Regina George’s mom in Mean Girls:
She’s wasn’t a regular mom, she was a cool mom.
All of the VESTS happening here:
Vests truly meant you were doing something right in the 2000s.
Marissa’s tweed, orange, puffy-sleeved blazer with matching cami and giant brown bag:
She wore this out in public.
Speaking of blazers, Anna’s white blazer over a “Texas Is for Lovers” T-shirt, complete with checkered cuff.
Rocking checkered print during the 2000s automatically meant you were ~edgy~.
Summer’s lingerie tank top with super-long macramé necklace and…whatever Marissa had going on over there.
Girls’ night out, amirite?
Marissa’s silk halter top and cargo pants:
Party on the top, army on the bottom.
Summer’s crocheted bathing suit and jean skirt:
Did we really expect everyone to believe we just sat around knitting bikinis all day?
Marissa’s microscopic pink scarf:
Why did we let our necks freeze in the name of fashion? WHY???
Anytime Taylor decided to tie a sweater around her shoulders.
Nothing said, “I’m preppy and cutesy and smart” more than this move.
Summer’s and Marissa’s prom looks that I once thought were so elegant but now seem…questionable at best:
How did we ever think that brown and cream were a good color combo for eveningwear? And don’t even get me started on those scrunchie flowers.
Marissa’s cowl-neck top and ruffly pink miniskirt:
Low-rise bottoms were a crime and we all know it. They also caused all of our shirts to be really, reeeeallly long.
Seth’s and Anna’s golf outfits:
Marissa’s brown cami that basically said, “You know what this needs? A blue belt wrapped around the shoulders.”
SHE may’ve been being sarcastic, but this look was NOT.
And finally, Marissa’s teeny-tiny crocheted shrug and yellow top with turquoise trim:
Our necks may have been left out in the cold, but never our shoulders!
Ahhh, the tacky 2000s, forever in our hearts…just like The O.C.!
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