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GALLERY: This Are The craziest outfits at Burning Man 2017!

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About 70,000 people will attend this year’s Burning Man Festival.
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Every year, around 70,000 people flock to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for the annual Burning Man Festival. This year’s festival began on August 27 and will end on September 4.

Festival attendees have been known to make some crazy fashion choices in the past, and so far this year is no different. While trends like unicorn-themed memorabilia, tutus, and LED lights have been popular in the past, there’s no way of predicting which trends will dominate at this year’s music and arts festival.

As the festival goes on, INSIDER will keep an eye on Burning Man and the craziest styles to come out of the Playa. Keep scrolling to get an inside look at the legendary festival’s fashion so far.

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To shield themselves from desert sandstorms, Burners wear protective gear. This festivalgoer wore oversized goggles, a scarf with a penguin print, and a captain’s hat.

To shield themselves from desert sandstorms, Burners wear protective gear. This festivalgoer wore oversized goggles, a scarf with a penguin print, and a captain's hat.
These are some serious accessories.
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A group of people wore white robes with flames on them as they walked through the desert.

A group of people wore white robes with flames on them as they walked through the desert.
They also carried walking sticks and covered their heads with pieces of fabric and hats.
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Others marched through the desert wearing alien-like green Morphsuits.

Others marched through the desert wearing alien-like green Morphsuits.
It’s common for Burning Man attendees to wear colorful and unusual costumes during the festival.
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Neon is a common motif at the festival. This woman wore a bright pink wig while celebrating in the Playa.

Neon is a common motif at the festival. This woman wore a bright pink wig while celebrating in the Playa.
She completed her look with a pair of reflective rose gold sunglasses.
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Meanwhile, a group of women dressed in mermaid-inspired shorts and sequin sports bras preformed acrobatic tricks.

Meanwhile, a group of women dressed in mermaid-inspired shorts and sequin sports bras preformed acrobatic tricks.
Matching outfits are a hallmark of the festival.
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This festivalgoer wore a colorful head covering with a pair of jewel and Troll Doll-adorned ski goggles, a scarf wrapped around her face, a printed bodysuit, and several necklaces.

This festivalgoer wore a colorful head covering with a pair of jewel and Troll Doll-adorned ski goggles, a scarf wrapped around her face, a printed bodysuit, and several necklaces.
She also carried a pink umbrella to protect herself from the sun and sand.
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This festival attendee wore a creative goggle and scarf combo that resembled a face. She topped off her look with a straw hat, a bikini adorned with scarves, and a pair of heeled riding boots.

This festival attendee wore a creative goggle and scarf combo that resembled a face. She topped off her look with a straw hat, a bikini adorned with scarves, and a pair of heeled riding boots.
Per Burning Man tradition, attendees are given a festival-specific Playa Name. This person was given the name Twinkle Mel.
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These attendees wore matching jewel-toned outfits as they transported a cart across the desert.

These attendees wore matching jewel-toned outfits as they transported a cart across the desert.
The matching ensembles consisted of vests, loose-fitting pants, sneakers, and head coverings.
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This woman wore mainstream festival staples including striped overalls, face paint, and a fanny pack. She completed her look with a protective scarf.

This woman wore mainstream festival staples including striped overalls, face paint, and a fanny pack. She completed her look with a protective scarf.
Not everyone sticks to classic festival looks, though. The man in the background wore a winter vest and flowing pants.
 Jim Urquhart/Reuters

This man wore a masquerade mask adorned with jewels and feathers during a fire ceremony.

This man wore a masquerade mask adorned with jewels and feathers during a fire ceremony.
Some Burning Man costumes are rooted in tradition.
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During another ceremony, Burners dressed in gold robes, rabbit masks, and mesh to deliver a carrot to a shrine. Traditions are a huge part of the festival — especially this year, as the festival’s theme in 2017 is Radical Ritual.

During another ceremony, Burners dressed in gold robes, rabbit masks, and mesh to deliver a carrot to a shrine. Traditions are a huge part of the festival — especially this year, as the festival's theme in 2017 is Radical Ritual.
Even in costume, these ceremony participants kept their faces protected from the harsh desert conditions.
 Jim Urquhart/Reuters

Another festival attendee dressed in an all-metallic look cycled across the Playa.

Another festival attendee dressed in an all-metallic look cycled across the Playa.
She matched her jewelry, fanny pack, top, and sunglasses to her spiked hat.
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This festivalgoer sported a tropical look in Hawaiian-print shorts, a patterned vest, a blue bandanna, a floral straw hat, and orange sunglasses.

This festivalgoer sported a tropical look in Hawaiian-print shorts, a patterned vest, a blue bandanna, a floral straw hat, and orange sunglasses.
Festival attendees are encouraged to express themselves through style.
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A woman wearing a decorated corset, printed necklace and headband set, and fringed earrings stopped for a drink of water in the camping area.

A woman wearing a decorated corset, printed necklace and headband set, and fringed earrings stopped for a drink of water in the camping area.
Participants camp in tents during the duration of the nine-day festival.
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This man wore a protective and eye-catching mask with colorful studs as he danced in the desert.

This man wore a protective and eye-catching mask with colorful studs as he danced in the desert.
He also carried the festival’s must-have bag: a backpack with a water pouch.
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Another festival attendee stayed safe while expressing his personal style in ski goggles, a sequined hood, and a skull-emblazoned scarf.

Another festival attendee stayed safe while expressing his personal style in ski goggles, a sequined hood, and a skull-emblazoned scarf.
Bikes are a necessity in Black Rock. It’s common for people to embellish their bikes to match the festival theme.
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Pili Montilla, an entertainment reporter and producer, danced wearing sunglasses and a sort of headdress.

Pili Montilla, an entertainment reporter and producer, danced wearing sunglasses and a sort of headdress.
She also wore goggles, a scarf, and a statement necklace.
 Jim Urquhart/Reuters

This man wore a protective and decorative helmet fashioned out of Android phones.

This man wore a protective and decorative helmet fashioned out of Android phones.
He paired the helmet with a sleeveless pink button-up shirt.
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A group of attendees dressed in furry costumes while performing in an art installation. Costumes are an integral part of Burning Man culture.

A group of attendees dressed in furry costumes while performing in an art installation. Costumes are an integral part of Burning Man culture.
The music and arts festival focuses on conceptual and performance art just as much as it focuses on music.
 Jim Urquhart/Reuters

Self-expression is a major theme of Burning Man. Festivalgoers typically dress in an eclectic array of tutus, bras, and other quirky costumes.

Self-expression is a major theme of Burning Man. Festivalgoers typically dress in an eclectic array of tutus, bras, and other quirky costumes.

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