We just love our celebrity best dressed list, don’t we? But where were they before they were considered fashion icons? Well, here you have it! Check out what some of your favorite celebrities looked like before they left you drooling!
Zoe Saldana may be still the stunning beauty she once was, but Ms. Thing was not always as chic! This gorgeous had to morph into her love for well selected form flattering dresses, seems she may have had to learn to walk in hells too!
Tyra Banks has never been shy about her evolution under the public eye, always reminding her Top Model mentees to make smart decisions while branding themselves. It seems Tyra for the most part, has taken her own advice, I mean let’s be honest guys, 10 years ago the jean outfit was hot! Tyra has also been very versatile over the years, from her pledge to only wear her natural hair, to being pictured without any make-up many times, she does it all! Go head Ms. Banks!
Seems Naomi Campbell knows what she likes, and sticks to it huh? While the supermodel is growing a bit older in age, she manages to fit some of her own signature style into today’s trends, well then again let’s be honest, it’s kind of hard to look bad in black right? Either way, Naomi wears it well, with her trademark front bang look, maybe she will switch it up for us one day soon.
Kerry Washington has begun to mark her path in the fashion world, holding titles in numerous fashion publications from, “Best Dressed Woman,” to “Most Fashion Forward,” Kerry is shutting it down! Ms. Washington, however, has always has a thing for brighter colors, from the pastels to the neons! Whether it be on a passionate plum lip now, or a ruffled pastel colored skirt then Washington knows what looks good on her and goes for it.
Supermodel Kate Moss has always has the guys drooling, and was never afraid to show a little skin, and may we dare say the same still seems to ring true! Moss’ slim figure is has always been well complimented by skirts, dress, and denim that bring out the best in her figure.
Yes, the two women pictured above are the same person, and my how Solange Knowles has grown into her own sense of style! Initially, many claimed Solange lived in the shadow of superstar older sister, Beyoncé Knowles, mother and indie- singer has gradually shown critics that she is an individual and indeed worthy of her acclaim. While baby Knowles once walked around looking like a mini-me of Bey, you can now catch Solange rocking a more Afrocentric inspired style with her signature natural hair and array of tribal print signature pieces.
Kate Middleton may only wear conservation belted pea- coats and dresses now, but she too was once just like the rest of us, living in a world wear casual and comfy denim was also a important part in our wardrobes. These days you might not find her in too many comfort inspired outfits, but don’t be fooled, she too in her past life, was a jean believer!
Fashion pioneer, supermodel and black make -up line entrepreneur has always been among the fashion forward, and the her tons of pictures prove it! Whether she is sporting a long, dazzling gown, or a lace accented piece she never meets a beat.
J. Hud has made quite the transformation, and she is screaming in from the mountain tops of the Weight Watchers world! Not only has the power voice gained immense amounts of confidence from the obvious pounds she has shed, Jennifer has either grown a new fashion sense or one heck of a stylist. Either way, we don’t care, she looks fabulous!
Lauren Conrad has grown up in the public eye, and with her physical maturity also came her fashion growth! Since Lauren’s debut appearance in MTV’s breakout series Laguna Beach the reality star has played her hand in a number of fashion lines, all the while dressing the part. Conrad’s no longer the hideously low cut wearing dress girl you once knew, she is well, fierce!
For years Jay-Z tried to make that whole Roc-a-wear thing work, being the natural unspoken ambassador his clothing line, aren’t we all glad that’s over! Carter has since grown into a suit and tie wearing brother, but is too never uptight to keep it cute when a nice pair of Jordan sneakers, a t-shirt, and fitted! We love Jay’s versatility, it keeps us guessing every time!
Kanye may be hailed a fashion God, and surprisingly enough we don’t have much constructive criticism for the rapper/producer mogul! Since West’s first snap shots from the paparazzi he has always kept himself quite fly, making it clear that his appearance is important to him! Whether he is rocking his Nike sponsored Air Yeezy’s or the latest Prada anything, Kanye always keeps it current.
The horror, the pain, the agony! Yes, dearest, it is true, Rihanna was not always the “It” girl most of us go to sleep and dream about! She too had to evolve into the glamazon you love to brag over, and it was not an overnight process. From cowboy boots and mini-skirts, to her now always stunningly paired wardrobe Rihanna is a totally different girl now! So long sweet Ri, we once loved you too!
Kim Kardashian, was well, a hot mess! Oh, how we grow! While Kardashian has been channeling her inner Kris Jenner a lot more lately with her chic displays of black and white, Kardashian was once trying to figure it out just like any emerging star, and well, the proof is in the pictures.