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20 Rapturous Black Swan Renditions

From Risque Ballet Photography to Gothic-Embroidered Manicures

— July 22, 2012 — Fashion
The psychological thriller Black Swan dramatized the daunting world of ballet, inspiring a fandom unable to forget the twisted story and giving way to an army of rapturous Black Swan renditions.

The story follows a sweet ballet dancer who aspires to be the lead in the next show. However, her efforts are trounced by a distraction, a technically offending but successful whimsical dancer. Who the film's black swan is leaves audiences guessing. It is the signature performance costume that has become engrained in popular culture, serving as inspiration for Halloween outfits, make-up tutorials and many badass posters. It is common to see bleak black feathers adorn everything from shoes, dresses and even risqué swimsuits, a sure nod to the thriller film.

In similar Natalie Portman style, people are fascinated with embracing the darker side. Good thing most do so through their fashion choices!
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12 Mila Kunis Editorials
12 Mila Kunis Editorials
From Seductive Diving Board Shoots to Sixties Siren Spreads
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Gothic-Embroidered Manicures
Gothic-Embroidered Manicures
Lucian Matis Fall 2012 Collection Showcases Fake Lace Nails
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Black Swan Beverages
Black Swan Beverages
Jeanine Thurston's Cocktails Were Inspired by Natalie Portman
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Black Swan-Inspired Frocks
Black Swan-Inspired Frocks
Hellz 'Bed Time Stories' Dress Turns You Into a Ballerina
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Whimsical White Swan Captures
Whimsical White Swan Captures
The Emilia Nawarecka Elle Shoot Gets Zebra Colors Hopping
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Black Swan Footwear
Black Swan Footwear
The Jeremy Scott 11 JS Ballerina Shoes Bring Designer Footwear to Dancers
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Black Swan Designer Details
Black Swan Designer Details
The Maria Nordstrom Autumn/Winter 2012/13 Collection is Feather-Clad
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Toy Oscar Portraits
Toy Oscar Portraits
OldRedJalopy Incorporates LEGO Characters into Blockbuster Film Posters
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Black Swan Sunglasses
Black Swan Sunglasses
The Fidelity Denim Summer 2010 Lookbook is Retro-Chic
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Swan Princess Fashion
Swan Princess Fashion
The Samuel Cirnansck FW12 Collection Features Fairy Tale Looks
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Avant-Garde Movie Prints
Avant-Garde Movie Prints
These Black Swan Posters Embody the Darkness of This Film
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Black Swan Photoshoots
Black Swan Photoshoots
The Winona Ryder GQ Spread is Sensually Alluring
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Wicked Dancer Editorials
Wicked Dancer Editorials
Black Swan by Laura Neumeister Captures an Exquisite Evil
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Black Swan Swimsuits
Black Swan Swimsuits
The New Betsey Johnson Swimwear Collection Pays Tribute to Ballet Fashion
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Haunting Showgirl Shoots
Haunting Showgirl Shoots
The Kate Moss Vogue Japan Editorial is Glamorously Gritty and Dark
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Feathered Filmy Fashion
Feathered Filmy Fashion
The Giles Spring 2012 Collection is Out of this World
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Risque Ballet Photography
Risque Ballet Photography
Boris Ovini for 'On The Field' Magazine Shoots Models Anastasya and Ela
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Dangerously Dark Fashion
Dangerously Dark Fashion
Kevin Sinclair Photographs Beauty Bruna Tenório for Vestal Magazine
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Black Swan-Inspired Catwalks
Black Swan-Inspired Catwalks
The Trash Couture Spring 2012 Brings Ballerina Fashion to the Runway
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Honest Best Picture Posters
Honest Best Picture Posters
The Shiznit Makes Literal Posters for This Year's Nominees
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