Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, often known simply as “Jackie O“, is recognised for her sense of style; even back then, she was a style icon.
Her looks were a portrayal of simplicity that somehow managed to look effortlessly chic and sophisticated. Printed cotton frocks, white trousers with dark t-shirts, and bikinis gave the right amount of class to such a glamorous woman.
Always in the public eye, her style was impossible to miss and she therefore gained a lot of recognition for her elegance. After sporting large handbags and pearls around her neck, many followed suit.
Read more on the influential Jackie O over at Vogue.