Anyway, the video is stylistically pretty simple, which we love. Though, we can only imagine the difficulties of dressing the pregnant star (speaking of which--is this the first time anyone's been visibly pregnant in their music video?) in 6+ looks. So how did they rise to the challenge of referencing all of these bygone era films while accommodating Bey's growing baby bump?
According to MTV, the primary colored leotards are Capezio, the cleavage-bearing gown Mugler, the jeweled mini dress Chan Luu and the Flashdance-y ripped tee is Forever 21. American Apparel supplied the oversized button-downs seen above, the striped leotard and short shorts and presumably the Jo Stockton-esque black turtleneck and leggings. American Apparel: if your product is good enough for Beyoncé to wear all over her music video, why can't you get your act together? And also--is a Mugler maternity line next?
Click through for some more screenshots. Which look was your fave?