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Love It or Hate It? The Return of Shoelace Hair Bows

Is it just me, or are some of today's styles leaving you with a deep sense of déjà vu? Between holey jeans and the return of acid wash, I'm getting unpleasant flashbacks of my junior high days.

These shoelace hair bows bring back awkward memories of spiral perms and wearing Electric Youth. Not a look I'll be returning to, but I can see a certain cohort bringing this back. Will you be among the shoelace-headed? While you answer, I will wait here with my plastic charm bracelets at the ready.

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Aron2697332 Aron2697332 5 years
i will totally make some of these!  my 5 year old will love them!!!
otay otay 8 years
I wouldn't wear it, but i can see some people workin these.
kitkat87 kitkat87 8 years
i remember hating these even when i was little!
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 8 years
Dear lord how 90's is that!? I'd only wear it to one of those 90's nights at a club. Though I'd love to see the return of acid washed jeans.
lizlee89 lizlee89 8 years
I can't believe everyone hates these so much - I think they are adorable! I agree, an adult should not wear these, just like an adult should never wear any kind of barette/colored hair clip/or other kind of little kid accesory, but on little girls?! come on, that would be so cute!
NouraBee NouraBee 8 years
So Tacky
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
Oh I'm so having a childhood flashback. I hated these clips then and I hate them now! Not cool.
Glittersniffer Glittersniffer 8 years
My mom made these for me...I thought I was the SHIZ. Now I hide my grade school pictures!
ModernGraceKelly ModernGraceKelly 8 years
Having a horrible flashback of a snot nose I went to school with.... she wore these.
ferret ferret 8 years
nooooooooo.... i really dislike acid washed jeans, too.... urk...
danixk danixk 8 years
Ok, 1989, I had one in every color and every combo of colors. My mother MADE me wear these. So NO, I hated them.
emilita emilita 8 years
ha ha i LOVED these ... but i don't think i'd wear them today
pink-elephant pink-elephant 8 years
I hated them when they made me wear them the first time...when I was four!!
vivaciousv1114 vivaciousv1114 8 years
OMG! I totally remember them. I can't believe that they are back! If I see someone I know wearing one I will totally freak out.
emalove emalove 8 years
Soooo 13 year old students have actually been wearing similar clips in their hair lately. I hate it.
tinagrzela tinagrzela 8 years
may they rest in peace...and STAY there
theglossarie theglossarie 8 years
OMG nooooooooooooooo
Bolly Bolly 8 years
Oh my god, these are coming back? And here I thought the little girl ribbon bows women were wearing now were bad enough!
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 8 years
Oh my. I had these when I was little. Those exact colors pictured, too. I'm not sure what happened to them and I don't miss them one bit. There's really no need for a comeback. LMAO @ mirrored Oakley sunglasses and snap bracelets
allinavhcnerf allinavhcnerf 8 years
all i have to say is WTF! lol
Court003 Court003 8 years
loved 'em when I was little, but now?? NOT ANYMORE!!
krae85 krae85 8 years
UGH! I HATED these when I was little!! I'd never make my kids wear one.
Beauty Beauty 8 years
I agree that they could be cute for kids, but come on — you know this is going to hit the hipster mainstream any moment now. If acid wash jeans and gold lame leggings and MIRRORED OAKLEY SUNGLASSES can make a comeback, these will too.
CityStyleLife CityStyleLife 8 years
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