Spandex may have been the defining material of the '80s, but only because rock legened Pat Benatar made it cool at the turn of the '70s. The former bank teller-tuned-sensational singer-songwriter was every '80s baby's style inspo, and paved the way for future female favorites like Gwen Stafani, P!nk, Marina and The Diamonds, Haim, Miley Cyrus, and more. With songs like "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" and "Love is a Battlefield" topping the charts, Benatar solidified her status as a music icon. In celebration of the rock superstar's 68th birthday, L'OFFICIEL looks back through her most influential ensembles.
It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves