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Happy birthday Posh Spice!

Posh Spice, Victoria Adams, Viccy B, Mrs Becks AKA Victoria Beckham is turning 4O today and, to celebrate, we’ve put together a list of everything we love about the singing, dancing (forever pouting) mother of four, and fashion designer extraordinaire. So sit down, pour yourself a drink, and light up a zig-a-zig-ahhh. Happy Birthday Mrs B!!!

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Text Tish Weinstock

  • cover girl, strike a pose

    Yo, I’ll tell you what I want, what I really really want. So tell me what you want, what you really really want. I wanna, I wanna, I wanna, I wanna, I really really really wanna see Posh on the cover of i-D. Photographed by Josh Olins for The Whatever The Weather Issue, Pre-Spring 2012, sipping something sweet and smiling (slightly), Posh takes her place in the pantheon of cool.

    Photographed by Josh Olins for The Whatever The Weather Issue, Pre-Spring 2012

  • Spice World

    Falling in the Thames in a dry-clean only outfit, prancing around in her little Gucci dress, and manically driving the Spice Bus with a bomb on board while screaming "bloody Sunday drivers!’’, "fasten your seatbelts’’, and "what’s the matter, are you blind?’’ Posh’s performance in the 1999 movie, Spice World, has gone down in the annals of time where it shall ne’er be forgotten.

  • His n hers

    First there was Britney and JT in matching denim on denim, and then there was Posh n Becks of Beckingham Palace sporting his n her black leather jumpsuits. While Becks sizzled in a pair of matching black boots and a crop of golden hair, Posh opted for a gelled back quiff and some particularly fetching kitten-heeled boots. ‘Cause tonight is the night when 2 become 1…

  • Fashion

    Although she found fame with the Spice Girls, consolidated it with a brief solo career, and sent it soaring when she married Golden Balls - the world’s most good looking man in a sarong - today Victoria Beckham is celebrated as a style icon, award winning fashion designer, and the woman who put Roland Mouret back on the fashion map. From designing a limited edition line for Rock & Republic in 2004 to becoming head of her own global fashion brand (for which she was named Designer of the Year, in 2011) Beckham proves she’s not just a pretty face; she’s an exceptionally talented designer.

  • Out of your mind

    From her rose tinted sunnies (Anastasia eat your heart out) to her Morpheus-inspired coat, the video for Out of Your Mind, featuring let me lick you up and down Dane Bowers has got to be one of the all time Beckham greats. Closely followed by her 2001 performance at BRMB in the Park in which she wore a bandana and a fake lip ring. If that ain’t girl power, I don’t know what is…