Victoria Beckham has a chequered fashion past. With the release of her new Dress Collection, which has been flying off the shelves at Selfridges, she seems to have finally turned the corner and is earning the respect of the fashion world.
But lest we forget, she was not always as fashion savvy as she is now. In fact, it has taken her 10 years to get it right. Here, in all its glory, is a retrospective of the changing style of Posh
1. It’s 1997 and Victoria is starting to show her own unique sense of style. See how she’s cleverly used a teddy bear hide to jazz up a simple velvet jacket
In the words of Jarvis Cocker: lets all meet up in the year 2000. Or perhaps not, if this is what you’re going to wear, Victoria. This leather bondage gear really does nothing for Posh’s image
We love this sophisticated look from 2003 …
…but then Victoria attends a Monaco fashion event in 2005, wearing what appears to be a turquoise and green handkerchief by Roberto Cavalli
By 2007 Victoria has moved away from the shrieking Italian designers she once favoured (Versace and Gucci) but she still has a way to go. In this Roland Mouret dress the effect is less Audrey Hepburn and more Jackie Collins
Victoria wears Marc Jacobs and seems to have got rid of all that was Waggish about her. This dress suits her, rather than just showing off her bones or her riches