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1. Elle, late 1980s

VP: One of Mario’s earlier images depicting a monochromatic look by Jean Paul Gaultier.
Spearheading overt sexuality on the catwalks, Gaultier’s conical bras first appeared on his 1984 runway show. At a time when other designers were focused on shoulder pads and power dressing, Gaultier re-invented this idea with his exaggerated take on the female form.