2016 in review: Election style moments that turned heads

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Though the campaigns started long before 2016, it's safe to say that the U.S. presidential election dominated much of the news cycle this year.

Amid all of the controversies, debates and rallies, a handful of style moments also made headlines -- and as we near the end of the year, we're taking a moment to revisit them.

From the controversial timing of Melania Trump's "pussy bow" blouse to Hillary and Bill Clinton's decision to wear purple during Hillary's concession speech, take a walk down fashion memory lane right here:

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Year in review: Election style moments that turned heads
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Year in review: Election style moments that turned heads

People wondered if there was a hidden meaning behind the "pussy bow" blouse Melania Trump wore to the second presidential debate in October.

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Suspicions resurfaced when Melania turned heads with her ensemble again at the final presidential debate at the end of October.

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Ivanka stunned in an emerald green Roland Mouret dress at the second presidential debate in October. However, her hairdo turned heads because the man behind it was celebrity hairstylist and registered democrat Christopher Marrero.

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Hillary Clinton donned red, white and blue pantsuits during each respective presidential debate (saving white for last!).

Click through to see the two others!

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Very proud & emotional to stand with dozens of women young & old honoring women before us who fought for our right… https://t.co/1UDYiHPAi7

Read more about women wearing white to vote for Clinton here.

Both Hillary and Bill Clinton wore purple during Hillary's concession speech the day after Election Day.

Read more about the symbolism behind it here.

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