For the past 20 years, Academy Award-nominated costume designer Arianne Phillips has served as Madonna's stylist, which covers a WHOLE BUNCH of iconic territory from the Queen of Pop:
For example, do you remember the 2003 VMAs when Madge kissed Britney Spears AND Christina Aguilera during their performance of "Like A Virgin"? YUP — that wedding aesthetic was styled by Arianne!
And lucky for us, Arianne decided to open up her archives and share vintage Polaroids of Britney and Christina wearing the now-iconic bridal outfits prior to their infamous VMAs performance with Madonna:
AND IT'S TOO FUCKING GOOD!!!!!!!!
Guess Brit wanted to ditch the arm gloves!