08/22/2012 02:15 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Bring Back These 5 Items You Forgot You Had

Fashion is a fickle beast. In one moment, your $200 t-shirt has everyone at work asking you how managed to snag a Christopher Kane original ... and one year down the road, that crocodile shirt has somehow found its way at the very back of your dresser.

Chances are you're feeling a little ho-hum about your end-of-summer wardrobe, but instead of using a paycheck to liven up your outfits, we suggest doing a little shopping in your own closet to resurrect those pieces you put away seasons ago. So, dig deep — these are the back-again trends you already own.

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