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1977

ANNIE HALL

Ralph Lauren's costumes helped popularize menswear for women.

1980

DESIGNER JEANS

Thanks to Gloria Vanderbilt, and later Calvin Klein, denim went high-end, where it remains today.

1984

MADONNA

With rubber bracelets, faux pearls, leggings and lace, her style spawned countless imitators.

1990

GIORGIO ARMANI

Dressing stars like Michelle Pfeiffer in simple but glamorous looks, he redefined the red carpet.

2001

MANOLOS

Carrie Bradshaw lusted after his shoes, turning Manolo Blahnik into "a household name," said Sex and the City costumer Patricia Field.

2005

CELEB STYLISTS

Rachel Zoe (with Nicole Richie) is among the tastemakers stars can't face the spotlight without.

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