Here's What Model-Off-Duty Style Looked Like in the '90s

Model-off-duty style may seem like a 21st-century phenomenon, but it's been a thing since photographers started documenting it, with public interest growing with each passing decade. With the '90s being the age of the supermodel and looks of the decade being such a significant trend at the moment, we couldn't think of a better time than the present to give you a glimpse into model-off-duty style of the '90s. We scoured the archives to bring you all the It girls of the time—Christy Turlington, Claudia Schiffer, and Kate Moss included (naturally). What we found most eye-opening is that we could easily picture many of the It models of today (Bella Hadid, Taylor Hill, Joan Smalls, Behati Prinsloo, etc.) wearing these outfits. Velvet, chokers, and slip dresses abound. Curious yet?

Without further ado, keep scrolling to see what model-off-duty style looked like in the '90s, and shop the staple pieces that are still cool today at the end.

Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, 1991
Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell street style in the '90s

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We need a side-by-side shot of Kendall and Gigi right about now.

Claudia Schiffer, 1992
Claudia Schiffer street style in the '90s

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This is the It color of fall 2016.

Helena Christensen, 1996
Helena Christensen street style in the '90s

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And these are the It sunglasses of fall 2016!

Cindy Crawford, 1991
Cindy Crawford street style in the '90s

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Behold the birth of airport style. 

Linda Evangelista, 1994
Linda Evangelista street style in the '90s

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A slip dress layered over a tee is classic '90s. Case in point.

Helena Christensen and Naomi Campbell, 1994
Helena Christensen and Naomi Campbell street style in the '90s

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Raise your hand if you're wearing something velvet right now.

Stephanie Seymour, 1991
Stephanie Seymour street style in the '90s

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These jeans are perfection.

Tyra Banks, 1993
Tyra Banks street style in the '90s

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We'll never tire of a good Canadian tuxedo.

Kate Moss and Christy Turlington, 1993
Kate Moss and Christy Turlington street style in the '90s

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It doesn't get chicer than this duo.

Amber Valletta, 1990
Amber Valletta street style in the '90s

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This outfit will never go out of style.

Kate Moss, 1993
Kate Moss street style in the '90s

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Your classic Adidas sneakers are Kate Moss–approved.

Naomi Campbell, 1990
Naomi Campbell street style in the '90s

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Once a risk-taker, always a risk-taker.

Claudia Schiffer, 1992
Claudia Schiffer street style in the '90s

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Leggings!

Shop '90s model-off-duty staples:

Wear it over a T-shirt with tights and combat boots for the most authentic look.

Get the vintage Levi's look without the hassle. 

We'd wear this over a black slip dress. 

Every cool celebrity has been wearing these. 

Like it or not, stirrups have crept back into our lives. 

This is giving us Cindy Crawford vibes.

Ready for more pre-aughts nostalgia? Here's what fashion week looked like during the '90s.

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