Saturday, 16 August 2014


The world's first material girl. The pioneer of the conical bra. The age defying leotard wearer. Yes, I am of course talking about Madonna. A style icon, who's a perfect example of the world's of music and fashion colliding. Often changing her style, ranging from goth to disco, Madonna truly is a chameleon of fashion. Here are some of her most famous looks. Enjoy!

Looking youthful in a promotional shot for her second album, Like a Virgin in 1984.
In the 1985 music video for Like A Virgin, Madonna wore a wedding dress and now famous "Boy Toy" belt.

At the 1987 American Music Awards, where she won the Best Pop/Rock Female Video Artist, and seemingly channelled Marilyn Monroe?

Wearing a black slip in the controversial music video for single Like A Prayer in 1989.

The first of many future Madonna suits, she wore a pinstripe suit and monocle for the Express Yourself video in 1989.

Performing for the Blonde Ambition tour in 1990 wearing the now-iconic conical Jean Paul Gaultier bustier.

Madonna took to the catwalk semi-nude at a Jean Paul Gaultier show in 1992 with the man himself.

She wore Versace at the LA premiere of Evita back in 1996.

At the 1998 Golden Globe Awards in a black gown by Balenciaga.

In 1999 a newly-gothic Madonna helped celebrate MTV's Top 100 Music Videos in this yellow gown. Three of her vids made the list with Vogue at number 6, Like a Prayer at 25 and Material Girl at 63.

In a red rhinestone-embellished suit at the 2000 MTV Europe Music Awards. Yee-ha cowgirl!

At the 2005 MTV Europe Music Awards in Portugal, during her Hung Up disco days.

In a hot pink leotard and leather jacket performing at London's G.A.Y. club in 2005.

She wore an equestrian-inspired Jean-Paul Gaultier outfit during her Confessions tour in New York's Madison Square Garden in 2006.

At the 2008 Cannes Film Festival she wore this stunning Chanel dress to the premiere of film I Am Because We Are, which she directed.

 M wore a Louis Vuitton green fringed dress to the launch of the Gucci Tattoo Heart Collection to Benefit UNICEF in New York in 2008.

During her Sticky And Sweet tour in 2008, she wore a custom-designed outfit by Riccardo Tisci for Givenchy on stage at Foro Sol in Mexico City.

Harking back to her 80's look, at the Costume Institute Gala in 2009, she wore this Louis Vuitton autumn/winter 2009-10 blue dress, with over-the-knee boots and bunny ears.

 At the 2011 Venice Film Festival she wore Vionnet to promote her film, W.E.

At the 2012 Golden Globe Awards, she chose to wear this Reem Acra pre-autumn/winter 2012-13 dress. She picked up the Golden Globe for Best Original Song for her song Masterpiece in her film W.E.

Wearing this Marchesa gown at the New York premiere of W.E.

For her performance at the 2012 Super Bowl half-time show, she wore Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci.

Sporting a new black hairdo at the Met Ball in 2013 she wore a belted blazer by Givenchy Couture by Riccardo Tisci with black stockings and Casadei hot pink heels.

 At the premiere of Madonna: The MDNA Tour DVD in New York she wore a Dolce & Gabbana tux.

With her son David at the 2014 Grammy Awards, where they both wore Ralph Lauren suits.

 At the 2014 Grammy Awards she changed into her second Ralph Lauren suit of the night to performed her song Open Your Heart.

Never one to shy away from controversy, what can we expect next from Madonna? Only she knows the answer to that.

Lots of Love,
Anna x

Photos by Rex Features, PA Photos, Eugene Adebari, Dave Leiws, Crollalanza, Sipa Press, David Fisher and Getty.


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