The Style Icons Who Defined The Fashion Trends Of Each Decade

We all agree that nothing lasts forever, including fashion trends. These trends have changed so fast that we sometimes have no idea which trending style belongs to which period in the past. But, we can't also deny the lasting impact of stunning style icons that still amaze us today. Although it's been decades since these global trends conquered the fashion industry, they have always been the prevailing "It's girls" in fashion.
Comparing the most iconic ladies from the '30 and today, we can see the big difference in those styles over the years. However, they also share their gorgeous looks in common that we can't decide which is better. From Marlene Dietrich, Rita Hayworth, and Grace Jones to Lady Gaga and Billie Eilish, they all proved to be the best fashionistas in their decade, which is known as the most flourishing period of their lives.
Now, let's take a look at the style icons in each decade from the past. The list of celebrities below will surely blow your mind!

#1 The '30s

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This early decade witnessed the inspiration for fashion trends coming from glamorous movie stars like Marlene Dietrich, Jean Harlow, and Katharine Hepburn.

#2 The '40s

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Rita Hayworth, Ava Gardner, and Bette Davis were not only known as the most prominent Hollywood but also conquered the modeling world at that time.

#3 The '50s

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This era belonged to the feminine style embodied by Liz Taylor, Sophia Loren, and Grace Kelly.

#4 The '60s

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The decade '60 witnessed the rising of legendary actresses, such as Audrey Hepburn, Tippi Hedren, and Brigitte Bardot.

#5 The '70s

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It was such a great decade for fashion. We are mentioning a versatile era with boyish appearances and stunning bohemian style. Mia Farrow, Diana Ross, and Cher, among so many others.

#6 The '80s

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The 'decade '80 was known for being bold, vivid, and full of contrast outfits. From the timelessness of Princess Diana to Grace John's brilliant costumes and Madonna's unique sense, they already ignited a fashion revolution at that time.

#7 The '90s

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We can figure out that some A-listers, including Winona Ryder, Gwen Stefani, and Gwyneth Paltrow, preferred sporting fun and quirky fashion.

#8 The 2000s

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Effortless beauty combined with rock and roll style could be a significant factor in starting the 2000s fashion trend. We can name some prominent stars, typically Sarah Jessica Parker, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, And Avril Lavigne, among others.

#9 The 2010s

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Some fashion trends repeated from the past alongside a bunch of new unique ones. There were many style icons to list, including Lady Gaga, Rihanna, and Billie Eilish.
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