40 Pictures of Supermodels at Their Supermodel-iest

Otherwise known as your ultimate going-out-clothes inspo.

Here, a look back at modeling's golden age, when Supers roamed the earth, the parties were legendary, and the behavior—and clothes—outrageous.

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Naomi Campbell, 1997

When Naomi had a flamenco dancer use a candelabra to light her cig. 

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Kate Moss, 1999

When Kate got down.

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Naomi Campbell, 1998

When Naomi, who really does not get enough credit for being a style icon, exercised her knowledge of the color wheel like a pro. 

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Naomi Campbell, 1999

And here she is in full glam, which is the hallmark of a true Super. (Never being afraid to turn it up to 11.) 

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Helena Christensen, 1990s

Another Super quality: excellent taste in outerwear, a category many modern women aren't considering as part of their going-out wardrobes. 

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Kristen McMenamy and Linda Evangelista, 1990s

When Linda and Kyle MacLachlan were a thing. 

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Kate Moss, 1991

When Kate always hit her mark regardless of whatever her friend was doing. 

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Kristen McMenamy, 1990s

When Kristen held an oversize acorn. 

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Kate Moss, 1995

Sheer. Sparkly. Dead—and that's even before we get to Johnny. 

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Naomi Campbell, 1990

!!!

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Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, and Elle MacPherson, 1995

So much good in this pic, from the white boots to the rhinestone loincloth to Naomi's choker.

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Naomi Campbell, 1998

When you can borrow $$$$$$ Cartier, you let it speak for itself. 

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Kate Moss, 1998

When she piled into a banquette. 

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Kate Moss, 1999

And a couch with Jo Howard, Ronnie Wood, Marianne Faithfull, and Anita Pallenberg.

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Kirsty Hume, 1998

When Kirsty did Saint Laurent (before Saint Laurent was Saint Laurent). 

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Kirsty Hume, 1997

This too.

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Cindy Crawford, 1994

This three.

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Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington, 1990

A friendly reminder that if they never held back, neither should we. 

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Cindy Crawford, 1993

Kind of feeling rosaries again because of this. 

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Cindy Crawford, 1990

When Cindy's hair was the only accessory she needed, but she put gloves on too. 

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Naomi Campbell, 1993

Just wow. 

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Naomi Campbell, 1992

Note to self: Must work on jewelry collection. 

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Naomi Campbell, 1991

Such brilliant accessories. Such attitude.

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Naomi Campbell, 1993

The Helena Bonham Carter mismatched shoe thing!

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Naomi Campbell, 1991

Between the coat and the chains, this is maximalism at its finest.

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Naomi Campbell, 1992

Naomi does print-mixing. 

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Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, 1991

So iconic, yet we'll never get tired of seeing it. 

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Helena Christensen, 1995

When Helena mixed her metallics and required assistance to exit a François Nars party. 

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Kristen McMenamy, 1994

When Kristen wore a marabou dressing gown out. 

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Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell, and Kate Moss, 1995

When the squad coordinated, and it didn't even feel extra. 

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