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12 Times Kanye West Was a Genre-Bending Street Style Master

A look back at his Yeezy-est moments.
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Kanye West has disrupted many industries. Music, namely—but his influence on fashion might become as far-reaching. His Yeezy line has brought in loose silhouettes, muted neutral colors, and an air of not giving a damn what traditional fashion might deem appropriate. Oh, and some of the most hyped sneakers of the decade. But of course, his style influence began with his personal style. Here's a peek at some of his most notably Kanye looks.

1. Kanye loves a monochrome outfit. Black is a lasting favorite.


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2. But some well-timed graphic tees are also welcome. Paired, of course, with an equally graphic bomber.

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3. Crewneck sweatshirt, long-hem tee, slim pants, and Adidas. Very Ye.


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4. How to wear Yeezys: with a hoodie, compression pants, and mesh shorts.


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5. Varying shades of gray works for monochrome, too.


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6. At it again with basketball shorts.


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7. Kanye made sloppy sweatpants feel somehow cool. Exhibit A: this worn-in crewneck and ripped T-shirt.


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8. He also loves (LOVES) tucking his pants into his boots.


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9. Sweatpants and fur because why would he not?


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10. Track pants are having a strong resurgence. Here's an an option if you need some inspiration on how to wear them.


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11. A long-hem shearling jacket makes every outfit look more luxe. Even if that outfit is sweats.


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12. Need more proof? Here it is.


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This story originally appeared on Esquire.com. Minor edits have been made by the Esquiremag.ph editors.

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