Reconstructing David Bowie’s Timeless Styles [SLIDESHOW]

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The spotlights remained forever focused on David Bowie, whether he was on stage or off, thanks to his unparalleled style. The British rock star continuously redefined not only music, but himself—most famously with his androgynous persona Ziggy Stardust. An ever-changing amalgam of ideas and impulses, Bowie’s restless curiosity and unremitting courage drove him to blur the lines between genres in the fields of entertainment and fashion. As the world continues to mourn the devastating loss of a legend, we take a moment to appreciate the timeless personal taste of this brilliant musician, muse, and all-around cultural icon. Setting aside for the moment his celebrated glam-rock looks, we offer six classic Bowie ensembles that you can recreate and use, perhaps, to reinvent yourself.