Prepare to be thrown back in time, as we look at 24 of the most well known career defining outfits, as worn by celebrities. Some of these outfits have inspired costume party goers, while others stand out as being iconic, being able to defining a time, film or sound in one image. Here is the 24 that stood out the most to me, although there is no doubt that I’ve left out some greats – but there are so many iconic outfits, I simply couldn’t include them all. Here is my top picks – leave a comment with who you think should have been included!
Spice Girls – in their personality themed outfits at the peek of their fame
Check out the rest of the career defining outfits after the cut!
Britney Spears in “Baby One More Time” – the school girl uniform that we could never forget!
Michael Jackson in Thriller
It’s the Marilyn Monroe wind blown dress – an image we are still familiar with today.
Madonna‘s cone bra, as constructed by Jean Paul Gaultier
Keanu Reeves in The Matrix
James Dean, wearing a leather jacket
Halle Berry at the Oscars in her memorable see-through dress
George Clooney, dressed in Scrubs for his role in ER
Michael Cera in Arrested Development – you can’t help but notice his horrible 90’s style shirts throughout the 3 series of the show which propelled Cera to fame
Elizabeth Hurley‘s sexy safety pin dress – the moment the world took notice of a young Elizabeth
Edward Norton transforms into Nazi nutcase in American History X thanks to a well placed swastika tattoo
Pamela Anderson back in her Baywatch days, clad in a red figure hugging swimsuit
Lady Gaga wearing a tight jumpsuit and her signature dark, glasses – an image that will only become more iconic as time passes, along with the rest of her most interesting outfit choices
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