What Was Hot….. in 2002

Blast from the past!

Thursday, October 30, 2008 by Island Dog | Discussion: WinCustomize News

Lets take a trip back to 2002 and see what skins were “hot” back then.  I didn’t focus on a specific gallery this time, I just browsed through the timeline and picked some popular skins from back then.  Some I remember, but many I don’t seem to remember at all.

Do you remember any of these?

Philly0381
Reply #1 Thursday, October 30, 2008 12:30 PM

I wasn't around in 2002, but I have used couple of these.

It is interesting how some skins hold up very well over time.  I wonder if these skinners knew something.

RTCP
Reply #2 Thursday, October 30, 2008 1:12 PM
Those were the DAYS      
DigitalT
Reply #3 Thursday, October 30, 2008 2:13 PM
Wow, I like this. This is a good idea of bringing back good old skins. Found me a new SysMetrix skin.
WOM
Reply #4 Thursday, October 30, 2008 2:22 PM

I was around then and remember most of these.

ZubaZ
Reply #5 Thursday, October 30, 2008 2:58 PM

In my life back in 2002, this skin was the hottest:

 


DrJBHL
Reply #6 Thursday, October 30, 2008 4:25 PM

Yes, Zubaz! That is one sweet pic! Savor it....Celer transit Juven!

HG_Eliminator
Reply #7 Thursday, October 30, 2008 5:33 PM

HG_Eliminator remembers a few of those..

cplair
Reply #8 Thursday, October 30, 2008 6:44 PM

2002?  Skinning?

I was still running Windows Me using Microsoft Plus Themes with the Cougar, Jungle, Space and Aquarium walls!

It's cool though, I got my XP box in 2003 and joined WC that same year.

 

pm41
Reply #9 Thursday, October 30, 2008 6:21 PM
In 2002, I was using the MS Plus! themes too. In fact, I didn't even get internet access 'till 2006!
Bonsaiboyz
Reply #10 Friday, October 31, 2008 6:38 AM
Still use that adni 18 wall ... oh for a widescreen version tho
Jafo
Reply #11 Friday, October 31, 2008 9:33 AM

"Remember them"?

 

 

I'm still using them....

LightStar
Reply #12 Friday, October 31, 2008 9:43 AM
Anything by Treetog, Adni18 or Mormegil is just as good now as in 2002!   
storm347
Reply #13 Sunday, November 2, 2008 3:13 PM
i wasn't here in 2002 but i agree with LightStar these were some of the first to catch my eye i got here in 2004 great work never goes out of style   
joeKnowledge
Reply #14 Tuesday, November 4, 2008 3:10 AM
I loved APB and those huge cursor xp skins. I think she made a bunch of them. And I love me some Treetog and andi18!!!

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