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Sarah Jessica Parker is fearless in the face of fashion.

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Sarah Jessica Parker is fearless in the face of fashion. Follow her style from the '80s to today.
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Sarah Jessica first garnered attention in the TV show Square Pegs, and moved on to the movies Footloose and Girls Just Want to Have Fun. Sundresses, florals and comfortable flats were in her repertoire, as was then-boyfriend Robert Downey Jr.
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Foreshadowing Carrie Bradshaw's lingerie-revealing outfits ten years later, Sarah Jessica chose a bra-top and black pants for a movie premiere in Sept. 1987.
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Before Blossom, there was Sarah Jessica Parker. The actress wore these overalls and hat, by designer Mary McDonald, to the Amnesty International Presents "Human Rights Now!" Concert in Sept. 1988. She told Glamour magazine that she still has the overalls - she wore them during her pregnancy.
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SJP looked simple and chic at the premiere of her film L.A. Story in May 1991. Parker and Robert Downey Jr. broke up a few months later.
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The actress looked very I Dream of Jeannie at the premiere of For The Boys in Nov. 1991.
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SJP went for old Hollywood glam in Feb. 1992 at "The Big Swing" Gala Benefit Performance for Naked Angels Theater Company.
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The actress met Matthew Broderick in 1991. They attended the 1993 Academy Awards together, where she wore a sequined gown with John Lennon-esque sunglasses.
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For the premiere of her movie Honeymoon in Vegas, in which she co-starred with Nicolas Cage, Parker wore a black slip dress with an over-sized crucifix necklace.
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The fashionista stepped out in a white jumpsuit to the 1993 MTV Movie Awards.
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Sarah Jessica paired Doc Martens with a black minidress and a leather jacket to the Sept. 1994 industry screening of her movie Ed Wood.
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Parker chose a lavender, asymmetrical dress for the 1995 Tony Awards.
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In 1997, the actress wore a barely-there, backless minidress to the VH1 Vogue Fashion Awards. She married Matthew Broderick the same year.
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Months before the series premiere of Sex and the City, SJP attended VH1 Divas Live in April 1998 wearing a floral ballgown.
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SJP showed support for hubby Matthew Broderick at the May 1998 premiere of Godzilla, where she wore a sparkly mini by Versace.
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The actress wore a butter yellow gown to the 1999 Emmy Awards.
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Parker won her first Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series-Comedy for her role in Sex and the City in Jan. 2000. She glowed in an embellished ballgown.
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Sarah Jessica wore a re-imagined pinstripe suit to the 2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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Oscar de la Renta made the infamous tutu-style dress SJP wore to the Emmy Awards in Sept. 2000. "It was an honor to wear it. And I loved that dress—and I loved it all night long," the actress told Glamour magazine.
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At the premiere of her movie State and Main in Dec. 2000, the actress wore a chic red shift dress.
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Parker was wearing a gown by Emanuel Ungaro when she won her second Golden Globe for Sex and the City in Jan. 2001.
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Who else could pull off the bandeau top but SJP? The actress wore the sparkly number to the 2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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The dress-and-pants ensemble the actress wore to the 2002 Golden Globes was made by Chanel.
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The star looked smashing in chic maternity wear at the opening of Hairspray in Aug. 2002.
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For the 2003 Golden Globes, Sarah Jessica went for a corset and pants look by Hedi Slimane.
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Sarah Jessica wore a stunning black-and-white Narciso Rodriguez gown to the 2003 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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Sarah Jessica chose a tweed halter-dress to the Behind The Scenes of Sex and the City Panel Discussion in New York in March 2004.
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The star revealed a lot when she accompanied her Broadway star hubby Matthew Broderick to the 2003 Tony Awards.
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Wearing a plum strapless by YSL Rive Gauche, SJP posed with her co-stars Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon at the sixth season premiere party for Sex and the City in June 2003.
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Sarah Jessica wore a baby pink gown by Chanel Haute Couture to the 2003 Emmy Awards.
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In 2004, Parker won the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy wearing a chic asymmetrical gown by Chanel couture.
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Cerulean short-shorts? Yes please. Sarah Jessica Parker presented at the 2004 Grammy Awards wearing the colorful ensemble.
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Parker looked utterly chic at the Narciso Rodriguez fashion show during Olympus Fashion Week at Bryant Park in Feb. 2004.
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Sarah Jessica turned up at the New York City Ballet Spring Gala in May 2004 in a spring-hued Oscar de la Renta.
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During the 2004 Tony Awards, SJP busted a move with Hugh Jackman in a gown by Dior by John Galliano.
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For the 2004 CFDA Fashion Awards, the actress wore a ballet-inspired gown by Howard Greer.
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The actress went bohemian at the John Kerry and John Edwards 2004 Victory Concert.
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In 2004, SJP was chosen as the spokesmodel for GAP and was reportedly paid $38 million for a three-season campaign. But it was rumored that her high-fashion image was causing sales to tank, and in March 2005, the company dropped her.
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In Sept. 2004, Sarah Jessica won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in Sex and the City. She wore a memorable gown with lace and feathers by Chanel Haute Couture.
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Parker was dressed by the designer of the evening at the Louis Vuitton United Cancer Front Gala in Nov. 2004.
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Sarah Jessica looked sweet and stylish in a vintage-inspired look at a press conference to promote the DVD release of the final season of Sex and the City in Nov. 2004 in Tokyo, Japan.
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For the 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards, the actress wore a flirty YSL Rive Gauche dress.
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SJP wore an empire waist gown to celebrate her 40th birthday with her husband Matthew Broderick in March 2005. We're digging the prom pose.
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Parker stole the show in a pink gown by Peter Soronen at the opening night of The Odd Couple in Oct. 2005.
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SJP swathed herself in a colorful, ruffled number by Oscar de la Renta for a benefit screening of The Family Stone in Nov. 2005.
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At the official premiere of The Family Stone in Dec. 2005, SJP was a vision of sophistication in silver.
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Sarah Jessica chose a sleek black strapless by Rochas for the 2006 Golden Globe Awards.
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Sarah Jessica chose a frilly, short-sleeved dress for the Fragrance Foundation's FIFI Awards in April 2006. The actress also has several signature fragrances.
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The annual Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala is an outlet for designers and their muses to shine. At the "Anglomania" gala, SJP and Alexander McQueen went all out in matching tartans that he designed.
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For the 2007 Golden Globe Awards, the star wore a gorgeous gold dress by L'Wren Scott.
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In March 2007, Sarah Jessica launched her clothing line, Bitten, exclusively at Steve & Barry's. The store has since declared bankruptcy, but for a short period SJP's style was available to the masses. All for less than $19.98 a piece.
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If you can't wear a vegetation-inspired hat to the Sex and the City movie premiere, where can you? Sarah Jessica's chapeau was designed by Phillip Treacy.
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Sex and the City returned to New York in May 2008 when the movie premiered at Radio City Music Hall. Sarah Jessica wore a sweetheart cut, silver gown by Nina Ricci. The movie had the biggest opening weekend on record for an R-rated film.
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Looking like she stepped out of the 1960s in a minidress and go-go boots, SJP attended the 2008 MTV Movie Awards.
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Sarah Jessica wore a dress Harper's Bazaar described as "so-fashion-it-hurts" by Balmain to the opening night celebration of the New York City Ballet in Nov. 2008. She posed with Valentino, who should perhaps have laid off the tanning lotion.
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Sarah Jessica played princess at the 2009 Academy Awards in Christian Dior Haute Couture.
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Sarah Jessica wore a playful, yet sophisticated dress to the premiere of Wonderful World during the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.
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For the Gala Premiere of Did You Hear About The Morgans? in London Dec. 8, Sarah Jessica wore a dazzling hot pink dress and long coat by L'Wren Scott.
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