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Kimora Lee Simmons’ Best Y2K Fashion Moments

The Baby Phat founder lived her truest early-aughts lifestyle.

It’s 2021, and Baby Phat is back. Since 2019, the brand has relaunched with apparel, jewelry, and beauty, now with the help of Kimora Lee Simmons’ two daughters Ming and Aoki. Ahead, we highlight where it all started with Simmons’ best Y2K fashion moments.

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1998, MTV Movie Awards

Wearing a strapless white dress at the 1998 MTV Movie Awards with Tyra Banks.

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2000, Fresh Air Fund All-American Heroes Gala

Wearing a floral dress to the Fresh Air Fund All-American Heroes Gala in 2000.

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2000, Baby Phat lingerie preview

Wearing a Baby Phat cropped T-shirt and bootleg jeans to the brand’s lingerie preview in 2000.

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2000, One Hundred Black Men event

Wearing a green off-the-shoulder dress to a One Hundred Black Men event in 2000.

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2000, Ford’s Supermodel of the World search

Wearing a Baby Phat tube top and snake-print jeans at Ford’s Supermodel of the World search in 2000.

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2001, Sex and the City premiere

Wearing an all-pink look to the 2001 premiere of Sex and the City.

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2002, Soul Train Music Awards

Wearing a sheer leopard-print top, black shorts, and thigh-high leather stilettos to the 2002 Soul Train Music Awards.

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2002, Topdog/Underdog Premiere

Carrying a Fendi baguette bag to the premiere of Topdog/Underdog in 2002.

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2003, Baby Phat Fashion Show

Wearing a satin tunic and bootleg jeans to a Baby Phat fashion show in 2003.

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2004, Baby Phat Fashion Show

Wearing a white mini dress and leather boots to a Baby Phat fashion show in 2004.

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2004, NAACP Image Awards

Wearing a sheer halter gown at the 2004 NAACP Image Awards with Tyra Banks.

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2004, Urban Music Festival Pre-Party

Wearing an orange ruched gown to the Urban Music Festival pre-party in 2004.

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2004, Baby Phat Fashion Show

Wearing a Baby Phat tank top and denim capris to a Baby Phat fashion show in 2004.

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2004, Baby Phat jewelry collection launch

Wearing a pink crop top and mini skirt to Baby Phat’s jewelry launch in 2004.

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2005, Child Magazine Fashion Show

Wearing a satin tank top, bootleg jeans, and Baby Phat earrings to the Child magazine fashion show in 2005.

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2005, Party At The Cartier Mansion

Wearing a floral green dress to a party at the Cartier Mansion in 2005.

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2005, Art For Life Benefit

Wearing a tie-dye ruffled dress to the 2005 Art For Life benefit.

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2005, Baby Phat Fragrance Launch

Wearing a leopard-print top and denim mini skirt to the launch of Baby Phat’s new fragrance in 2005.

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2006, Vibe Magazine Pre-Oscars Party

Wearing a high-low top and denim skirt to Vibe magazine’s pre-Oscars party.

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