Tilda Swinton had several notable roles in recent films, but it’s her ever-present androgynous style that garners our attention. The 54-year-old actress is like David Bowie and Grace Jones combined, reconfigured for the new millennium. While her predecessors were often viewed as outlandish with their gender-bending fashion sense, GQ’s Woman of the Year comes across as a sophisticated representation of the category by forgoing all the gimmicks and shock value. Here are 10 times this year when her unique style really made an impact.
As passionate about feminism as she is about fashion, Morgan C. Schimminger spends much of her time writing and editing pieces on everything from celebrity style to the fight to keep funding for Planned Parenthood. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California at Berkeley and a master’s degree in publishing from Rosemont College. Morgan has contributed to a variety of publications, including StyleBakery, Uptown, metro.pop and Sister 2 Sister. Every week for theFashionSpot, she profiles the Top 10 Best Dressed Celebs and provides a daily dose of stylish stars via Look of the Day.