04/01/2012 07:27 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Style Evolution: Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep is the most celebrated actor in the history of the Academy Awards with 15 nominations and two wins. Her career has spanned over three decades and, despite being 62 years old in an industry full of twenty-somethings, the star of The Iron Lady shows no signs of giving up her place in Hollywood.

From the naffest of 80s power suits to ill advised makeup choices and yes, some of the most beautiful gowns to ever grace the