Steve Madden SlidesTatiana Ayazo /Rd.com
Remember these? Sometime around 2002 every girl in America was wearing these, and obviously angels were watching over all of us, because how often in history have we seen the trendiest shoes also be the most comfortable shoes? Almost never, which is why these get the top spot in our early 2000s nostalgia list. They’re for sale again now, still named “Slinky,” and we know the world can be a better place if we all go back to wearing them. If you still own a pair, try these tricks to make shoes last longer.
Style NetworkTatiana Ayazo /Rd.com
There was a time when fashionable, fashion-craving humans of the world could pop their televisions on at any given hour of the day to watch near-endless marathons of makeover shows on the Style Network, the cuter little sister of E!. Unfortunately she began to die a slow, sad death at the end of the early 2000s decade, finally crashing in the next. Rest in peace, beautiful television channel. We miss you and your flawless advice on when to mix patterns. But fear not—here are 51 fashion tips from personal stylists.