The great Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Fashions fade, style is eternal”.
Although he wasn’t specifically referencing celebrities, the sentiment still very much applies. Because while trends nowadays feel fleeting and Instagram over-exposure makes us constantly crave novelty, there are some fashion items that—like the stars who inspired them—have stood the test of time.
From Grace Kelly to Audrey Hepburn, and modern icons like the Olsen Twins, it’s almost impossible not to think of their perennially chic style without envisioning the signature pieces they made popular.
And for a little stroll down fashion memory lane, we’ve rounded up 12 fashion icons and the styles they made famous. Scroll on to see them all.