2014 has been an amazing year, especially in fashion. Ahead,  a look back at the ground-breaking moments, whether good bad, or ugly, that stood out among the rest.

♦ JANUARY

Sarah Jessica Parker launches a shoe collection worthy of Carrie Bradshaw’s closet.

♦ JANUARY

Pharrell wears a Vivienne Westwood Buffalo hat and red adidas track jacket to the Grammys. The next day, Pharell’s hat gets its own Twitter account and thousands of “Pharell’s Grammy Hat” memes are born.

♦ JANUARY

Cara Delevingne becomes the most-talked about model

♦ FEBRUARY

All eyes on newcomer Lupita Nyong’o as she crushes the awards season style competition with her shining sartorial moments.

♦ FEBRUARY

Longtime fashion critic Cathy Horyn leaves NYT.

♦ MARCH

Daily Candy shuts its doors after four delicious years.

♦ APRIL

Alexander Wang and H&M announce collaboration.

♦ APRIL

Vogue magazine releases a Kim and Kanye-covered issue. The internet screams foul play.

♦ APRIL

Style icon Peaches Geldof dies of an overdose of heroin.

♦ JUNE

Olivia Palermo gets married in a sweater, shorts, skirt and Carrie Bradshaw’s Jimmy Choo Shoes. The internet goes crazy.

♦ JUNE

Dov Charney ousted from American Apparel (but later weasels his way back in).

♦ JUNE

Rihanna wears a naked dress to the 2014 CFDA awards.

♦ SEPTEMBER

“Fashion Police” host Joan Rivers dies.

♦ OCTOBER

Oscar de la Renta dies.

♦ OCTOBER

John Galliano returns from the fashion dead to join Maison Martin.

♦ OCTOBER

Dolce & Gabbana cleared of tax evasion charges.

♦ NOVEMBER

After 32 years, Jean Paul Gaultier says goodbye to his RTW label.