This post was originally published in 2015.
So close, yet so far away, the first decade of the 2000s were filled with a string of styles that were as iconic as the '80s and the '90s. Coming off the colorful and grungy '90s, the rapid advancement of new technology brought a wide variety of sartorial influences for us to wear throughout the decade.
But for every fire retro fit you had (which naturally matched your coveted kicks), there were plenty of dudes hitting the streets in bootcut jeans, oxford shoes, and an Ed Hardy V-neck. But even the most tragic of fashion trends of the time left its impact on men's closets—even if that impact is reminding guys on what not to add to their wardrobes. From the all-over BAPE hoodies, to the rise and fall of the Von Dutch trucker hat, these are the The 25 Best Trends of the early 2000s.