Generally speaking, you could style the basic HTML elements to look like as Kendo UI widgets by setting the CSS classes of the widgets to these elements. But notice that such functionality is not supported out of the box and some elements will need additional HTML. For example, you could style the button as buttons in Kendo UI with the following code:
In case you would like to style <input> element you will need to include additional wrapping Html element.
I hope this helps.
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