Throughout the 1950s and 60s, Brigitte Bardot took the world by storm with her enviable blonde bouffant, ultra-pouty lips and chic Parisian style. Remembered as one of the world’s first sex symbols, Brigitte has gone on to inspire countless models, photographers, and designers looking to recreate her effortless glamour and of course, those seductive cat-eyes! Today, the one and only Brigitte is celebrating her 78th birthday, and what better way to pay tribute to the iconic beauty than to take a look back at all of the retro editorial spreads and gorgeous model soots she has inspired throughout the years. From Gemma Ward’sweet pigtails, to Daphne Groeneveld’s recent homage to “And God Created Woman,” today’s leading ladies love to don the classic “Bardot” look time and time again. Take a look at some of our favorite Brigitte-inspired editorials now!