The legendary Celia Cruz was known for her outrageous, bold style just as much as for her incredible musical talent. It was the playful uniform that showcased Cruz’s technicolor personality to the world. As with her music, her style was sparkling, loud, colorful, and 100% Celia.
October 21 is Celia Cruz’s birthday; she would have been 93 years old. In honor of the icon, we are taking a look at the different elements that made up Celia’s unique style, over the course of her almost 60-year career.