"After a lifetime of being at war with my gender I’ve decided to embrace myself for who I am, inside and out."
Embarrassing parents. They're a fact of life for most children as they grow into their teenage years. Whether they're being overly supportive, overly loving or trying to be amusing, there's often a mark they overstep. It's a
*Warning: Some readers may find some of the images in this article NSFW. You’ve got to give it to Madonna; she doesn’t give a hoot what people think of her style.The award-winning artist has been longstanding red carpet rebel, working one headline-hitting outfit after another. Vogue once called the singer, who turns 60 on 16 August, an “indisputable American icon” – and that’s undeniably true.Over her 30-plus year career, her wardrobe’s become as iconic as her chart-topping hits. Madonna’s look has always been an integral part of her career and has constantly evolved.With each new record/album/tour came a new look and a new Madonna. She’s not only the Queen of Pop – but the Queen of Reinvention.The singer launched her career in the early 80s as the ultimate ‘material girl’ with statement hair accessories, loud colours and even louder make-up. As the decade passed, Madonna became more rebellious. Edgy tulle skirts were paired with crucifixes and layered necklaces reminiscent of a 1930s pin-up.Up next was Madonna’s most sexy era. She teamed up with French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier and took to the stage in version one of the bullet bra; one of her most controversial looks to date.By comparison, the naughties were fairly tame for the superstar.A focus on her film career (Madonna scored starring roles in ‘Evita’, ‘Swept Away’, and a cameo in ‘Die Another Day’) and new husband director Guy Ritchie in her life, she toned down her fashion and arrived at red carpet events in fairly sedate looks.But that didn’t mean Madonna was ready to retire her corsets.Aged 50, the singer was still wearing a leotard – a clear sign that she was never going to conform to society’s constraints. In 2016, aged 57, she arrived at the Met Gala wearing a lace look that bared both her breasts and behind.While half the world condemned the singer, the other half applauded her figurative finger-flip to ageism.What’s next for the boundary-pushing icon? Your guess is as good as ours. For now, we’ll content ourselves with looking back at Madonna’s most controversial outfits to date.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Madonna’s age-shamed yet again: Is it time to give the singer a break?Madonna hits back at her critics in powerful speech about ageism, sexism and misogyny
"Today I proudly, happily and healthily stand here as someone who will continue to always lead by example as I tirelessly advocate for betterment of those in need."
Vintage and veteran cars tend to command massive sums at auction, but if you want a slice of pre-war motoring you could get your hands on this 1901 Singer Gent's Motor Bicycle. It's set to go up for auction at the Bonhams Autumn Stafford
Liven up your Thursday lunchtime by joining us for a chat with the cast members of Hollyoaks. We will be streaming the event live from 11:30am BST today (October 27) or you can watch on demand later in the afternoon. As the soap turns 21 years
Singer and Disney star Zendaya blows out 20 candles on Thursday for her birthday. Here, she jokes about Marc Jacob stealing her style and twinning with Dora the Explorer.
Singer Vehicle Design is world-renowned for its gorgeous Porsche 911 restorations and the workshop has just released details of two of its most unique creations. The cars, which are both owned by the same customer, are a 1994
Love or loathe her, there’s no denying that Celine Dion has played a major role in the putting Canadian music on the map. In her 48 years on this earth she’s won multiple Grammy awards, two Oscars, topped the Billboard charts more times than we can count, had a running show in Las Vegas and also managed to find time to be a mom to her three kids. And now, she’s starting her own lifestyle brand. The line will include a variety of things including beauty products, clothing, travel products, activewear, and even home furnishings, and will reportedly be modeled after Dion’s values: “family, music, entertainment and style.”So, in honour of her new line, we take a look back at her style evolution – from a innocent 20-something to the beautiful woman she is now.Click through the gallery above to give some well-deserved respect to the national icon that is Celine Dion.
Madonna's neighbours are fed up with her royal attitude and reported her antics to New York City's Department of Transportation. Apparently the singer has blocked off parking areas in front of her building and isn't taking the
All images via Instagram/mardeeraquelWill the real Miley Cyrus please stand up? Mardee Shackleford and Miley Cyrus have quite a few things in common. They both live in California, have tongue rings and are vegans. Oh, and they happing to look strikingly similar.ALSO SEE: Leo, is that you? Meet Leonardo DiCaprio’s doppelgängerEven before Shackleford chopped her hair into a platinum pixie cut, she was already being compared to the Disney star. “Several times I have been sitting in traffic and people have slid open the back door of their car and kids will start yelling, ‘Miley,’" she told the Daily Mail. “Sometimes it feels like I am actually famous or a celebrity, just on a really small scale. It’s been really fun for me.”Though Shackleford admits she wasn’t really a fan of Cyrus’s music before, she figured she may as well make the most of the similarity. Her Instagram account is filled with Miley-esque pictures including actual recreations of Miley editorials. She’s even won money entering herself in Miley lookalike contests. Click through the gallery above to marvel at the similarities and tweet us your thoughts at @YahooStyleCA.
They say money can't buy you taste – and proof, if ever it was needed, comes this time from funny hat wearing warbler Jay Kay and a putrid green