It led to a fascination with the beauty and attraction of femininity and later the admiration of Helmut Newton’s powerful females. And Robert Palmers female guitar players in ‘Addicted to Love’. Such a simple video but was so electrifying to watch. The models had strong faces with equally strong make-up, short and greased Black hair, powder white faces and red glossy lips. It was this simple strength that became the making of Gianni Versace when his first ‘super model’ collection hit the media headlines. Amazonian women, sharp cut dresses in strong colours made even more powerful in front of the studio lights. These qualities are fine examples of clear art direction that express the inherent quality of the subject matter to make a statement of great weight, refinement and power.