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6th Oct '17 4:07:16 PM foxley
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Grojband}}'': In "Hear Us, Rock! (Part 2)", Trina somehow gets a pink spacesuit when everyone else's is white.
31st Dec '16 2:24:14 AM Anddrix
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* The nephilim in ''{{Series/Shadowhunters}}'' indulge in some rather eye-catching leather gear.

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22nd Dec '16 6:51:40 AM AFP
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* Similarly to the shades, combat boots, both with and without steel/composite toes, can be found in rather stylish designs, marketed by companies such as Nike and Converse in addition to more traditional companies like Bates. Sometimes half the fun of being in uniform is seeing [[CustomUniform just how stylishly you can distinguish yourself while remaining within regulations.]]
16th Dec '16 9:32:33 AM Iris
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* Similarly to the ''Dresden'' example above, ''[[Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians The Titan's Curse]]'' features an invulnerable shield made from the skin of the Nemean Lion-which just so happens to take the form of a camel-colored duster.


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* The nephilim in ''{{Series/Shadowhunters}}'' indulge in some rather eye-catching leather gear.
7th Oct '16 4:43:15 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* In the ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' comics, there was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.

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* In the ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' comics, there comics,
** Cap ''always'' wears a helmet when using his motorcycle; good thing it's a CoolHelmet that matches his costume.
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was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.


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* The TV version of ''Series/WonderWoman'' could do an InstantCostumeChange with a spin, and could quickly swap it for a wetsuit version of roller skate version, complete with helmet.
12th Jul '16 12:36:32 PM eedwardgrey3
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A SuperTrope to EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure.

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A SuperTrope to EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure.
EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure and LatexSpaceSuit.
30th Apr '16 10:17:03 PM foxley
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* In ''Series/TheNewAvengers'', Purdey had a gold silk karate gi, which really stood out compared to Gamnit's plain white one when they were sparring.
10th Feb '16 8:05:08 PM Kazmahu
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* Some of the armor options in ''VideoGame/MonsterHunter'' has appearance and style that plausibly matches its environmental protection. Lagombi armor, for example, it a rather ornate set of furs that cover from head to toe, and offers immunity to freezing environments.
18th Jan '16 10:11:39 AM Piando
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* ''DarkerThanBlack'': After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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* Nite-Owl's fluffy owl-suit from ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}''. Yeah, it looks like it could work, but it's clearly there mainly for thematic reasons.

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* ''DarkerThanBlack'': ''Manga/DarkerThanBlack'': After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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Nite-Owl's fluffy owl-suit from ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}''. Yeah, it looks like it could work, but it's clearly there mainly for thematic reasons.



* In the ''CaptainAmerica'' comics, there was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.

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* In the ''CaptainAmerica'' ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' comics, there was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.

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* Used as a joke in ''{{Zoolander}}''. When male model Derek Zoolander moves back to coal mining country to reconnect with his family, he goes to work in the coal mines wearing specially-tailored, color-coordinated work clothes and a shiny new helmet.

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* Used as a joke in ''{{Zoolander}}''.''Film/{{Zoolander}}''. When male model Derek Zoolander moves back to coal mining country to reconnect with his family, he goes to work in the coal mines wearing specially-tailored, color-coordinated work clothes and a shiny new helmet.




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* [[TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden's]] duster looks stylish and awesome as hell....and it's got enough protection spells woven on it to outclass Type IV ballistic plates.

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* [[TheDresdenFiles [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden's]] duster looks stylish and awesome as hell....and it's got enough protection spells woven on it to outclass Type IV ballistic plates.




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* LampShaded in ''TheMightyBoosh'' several times. In the episode "Tundra", Howard Moon turns up in the kind of thick furs you'd expect someone to wear in the arctic- and Vince Nior wears a red jumpsuit ("the human coke-can").

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* LampShaded in ''TheMightyBoosh'' ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'' several times. In the episode "Tundra", Howard Moon turns up in the kind of thick furs you'd expect someone to wear in the arctic- and Vince Nior wears a red jumpsuit ("the human coke-can").




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* ''{{GURPS}}: Ultratech'' has two pages of rules devoted to creating stylized body armor.
* In general, artifact armor in ''{{Exalted}}'' will either fit this trope, or ScaryImpracticalArmor.

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* ''{{GURPS}}: ''TabletopGame/{{GURPS}}: Ultratech'' has two pages of rules devoted to creating stylized body armor.
* In general, artifact armor in ''{{Exalted}}'' ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'' will either fit this trope, or ScaryImpracticalArmor.

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* Nuclear Winter and his army of ladies from ''FreedomForce''.

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* Nuclear Winter and his army of ladies from ''FreedomForce''.''VideoGame/FreedomForce''.



* According to the artbook for ''GearsOfWar 3'', Prescott's armor was designed to look like something a politician would wear on a tour of a war zone, compared to the more utilarian gear of his, um, Gears.

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* According to the artbook for ''GearsOfWar ''VideoGame/GearsOfWar 3'', Prescott's armor was designed to look like something a politician would wear on a tour of a war zone, compared to the more utilarian gear of his, um, Gears.

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* ''Film/TheHungerGamesMockingjayPart1'': Katniss Everdeen's Mockingjay suit - designed by a professional stylist, no less.
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