Pharrell Williams was recently named the 2015 CFDA Fashion Icon Award winner. Unlike Rihanna, we hope to never see him twerking in a sheer gown. But that doesn’t mean he hasn’t spawned a number of “clones.”
From Hip-Hop’s embrace of Nigo, to heavy assists in the careers of Justin Timberlake and Lauren London (check the “Frontin’” video), the former Teddy Riley protégé has been a trailblazer of the great and regrettable. Off the runway, here are 12 trends you can blame on Pharrell.