Judging by Beyonce's latest ad campaign for House of Dereon, you would never guess she gave birth to baby Blue Ivy just seven months ago. Ugh. How does she do it? We suppose having a trainer and nutritionist at her beckon call helps quite a bit.
Sasha fierce seemed to be channeling her inner feline in the released promo shots for the line's fall 2012 collection. The new mommy was all about baring her toned midriff. In one shot she wore a black bralet with a leopard print maxi skirt with a high side split, she showcased her enviable curves in a figure-hugging black cut-out dress in another - sporting her favorite pair of circular sunglasses by The Row -- and lastly, looked biker chic in a sexy moto vest with high-waisted leopard-print pants.
According to mom Tina Knowles, Beyonce spoils her little girl, who has been given the adorable moniker, "blue blue." by her family.
Beyonce revealed she was pregnant with Blue Ivy at the MTV awards in 2011 by simply rubbing her belly after a performance - sending the audience into a feat of applause. "I put a lot of thought into how I wanted to unveil it. It was important to me that I was able to do it myself," Beyoncé explained to Harper's Bazaar.
"I was extremely nervous. It was the toughest red carpet I ever did." She continued."I didn't want a crazy picture or gossip story to break the news."
The trendsetter gets her sartorial cues from some of the top models in the industry. "I love Kate Moss." She said. " I think she has great style. And I always admire Victoria Beckham and Gisele [Bündchen]. Their style is modern but always classic."
Beyonce adores her close friend Gwyneth Paltrow and it seems like the feeling is mutual. "B is wise beyond her years. She has taught me the value of speaking your mind. She is clear and honest and true to herself while being respectful. She will be an incredible mother because she is so full of love and she knows who she is." Paltrow gushed about Bey.