Early in the Sex and the City series, Carrie declared her love for fashion. "When I first moved to New York and was totally broke, sometimes I'd buy Vogue instead of dinner," she said. "I just felt it fed me more." After years of combining designer brands with thrift-store gems, she's cultivated a look all her own -- and become a New York style icon. And when Big finally popped the question and asked if she wanted a diamond ring, she turned him down in the name of couture. "No, just get me a really big closet," she said.