The Look: Kevin Durant's Nerd Chic

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Over the past few seasons, plaid has definitely become a wardrobe staple, and it's back again for fall 2011. If Oklahoma City Thunder guard/forward Kevin Durant isn't wearing a polo shirt buttoned to the top, he can usually be seen rocking a long-sleeved plaid dress shirt.

TNT broadcaster Ernie Johnson called it a parachute, but it's not. It's a backpack, and KD is rarely seen without one off the court. Like hip-hop artist Kanye West, who made wearing a backpack stylish after the release of his College Dropout album, KD has made the backpack a must-have accessory.

What's in KD's backpack? Besides an iPad, Bible and multiple cell phones, KD carries his signature Skull Candy headphones and his Nike KD III's.

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Over the past few seasons, plaid has definitely become a wardrobe staple, and it's back again for fall 2011. If Oklahoma City Thunder guard/forward Kevin Durant isn't wearing a polo shirt buttoned to the top, he can usually be seen rocking a long-sleeved plaid dress shirt.

Element Ingalls Woven, $50
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H&M Gingham Long-Sleeve Shirt, $30
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TNT broadcaster Ernie Johnson called it a parachute, but it's not. It's a backpack, and KD is rarely seen without one off the court. Like hip-hop artist Kanye West, who made wearing a backpack stylish after the release of his College Dropout album, KD has made the backpack a must-have accessory.

Jordan Fly High Backpack $55
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Herschel Supply Co. Pop Quiz Backpack, $70 (red)
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Herschel Supply Co. Little America Backpack, $85 (black)
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What's in KD's backpack? Besides an iPad, Bible and multiple cell phones, KD carries his signature Skull Candy headphones and his Nike KD III's.

Skullcandy Hesh
NBA Kevin Durant Headphones, $50
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Nike KD III Basketball Shoe, $88
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