Beyoncé Like You've Never Seen Her Before In Metallic Bodysuit in Flaunt Magazine

10 July 2013 by

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We thought we'd seen Beyoncé work every look there is, as in her time at the top she has tried everything from wild Kenzo to scout uniforms to bootilicious Barbie fringing. We're certainly used to seeing Bey drenched in glitter, but for her Flaunt cover the fashion magpie has taken it one step further.

For her risky cover she is basically dressed as an Oscar statue, as she is naked and sprayed in layers of metallic bodypaint. It's all very Sasha Fierce. The sensual cover which sees Bey literally dripping in gold, was photographed by Tony Duran as part of her Year of 4 album promotion back in 2011.

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Inside the mag she talks about being seen as a gay icon like Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand and Madonna revealing: 'I'm flattered if I'm in the company of those great women. I think they love that we are bold, unafraid to love, and flaunt our sexuality and strength.'

We're used to seeing Beyoncé turn up the volume with her long honey locks, but for her Flaunt cover we can't spot one single hair on top of her head. Now that's a Bey move we wouldn't have predicted.

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Is it just us or are daring metallic bodysuits having a bit of a moment? Just last week we saw Kate Moss in a shimmery metallic bodysuit with some pointy boob action in a photograph by Allen Jones, which will go for auction at Christie's in September.

Want to see more of Bey? Check out Beyonce's sparkly fashion evolution in the gallery below...

Beyonce watching Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets on May 12th 2014

Beyonce and husband Jay Z attend the Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets playoff game in New York

Beyonce at the 2014 'Met Ball'

Beyonce attends the Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets game in New York on May 2nd

Beyoncé in London on the 7th of March in Topshop

Beyoncé in New York on the 2nd of February in Roberto Cavalli

Beyoncé in LA on the 26th of January in a Michael Costello dress

Beyoncé in New York on the 17th of January in a Tibi shirt and skirt

Beyoncé in Miami on the 30th of December in a Topshop skirt and Harlyn top

Beyoncé in Atlanta on the 27th of December in a Givenchy sweater and J Brand trousers

Beyoncé in New York on the 21st of December in Tom Ford dress and shoes

Beyonce wearing an Osman jumpsuit at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Beyonce in Gucci at Chime for Change Concert in London - June 2013

Beyonce in Diane Von Furstenberg in Havana - April 2013

Beyonce Wearing Thakoon in Havana - April 2013

Beyonce in Topshop - August 2013

Beyonce Knowles in Cuba - April 2013

Beyonce in Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci at Met Gala - 6 May 2013

Beyoncé Knowles in Roberto Cavalli at V Festival - 18 August 2013

Beyonce in Ralph and Russo on Mrs Carter tour, April 2013

Beyoncé wearing Erika Pena earrings in support of Obama, Oct 2012

Beyoncé in Carven, Aug 2012

Beyoncé performing at her first post-baby concert, May 2012

Beyoncé in Givenchy Haute Couture at the Met Ball, 2012

Beyoncé in Victoria Beckham at Michelle Obama's fundraiser in New York, March 2012

Beyoncé strolling in New York, March 2012

Beyoncé in Alice by Alice Temperley at hubby Jay Z's concert, Feb 2012

Beyoncé at New York Fashion Week, Sept 2011

Beyoncé in Lanvin at the MTV VMAs, Aug 2011

Beyoncé in St Tropez, 2011

Beyoncé perfroming at Glastonbury, June 2011

Beyoncé at Coachella, 2010


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