Never in history have we been granted more access to the private lives of celebrities – from the content they post on social media, no less. From behind-the-scenes posts at photoshoots and red-carpet events like the Met Gala to intimate moments between family members, celebrities are generating fascinating content for an eager public 24/7.
While 2014 might have officially been declared the “Year of the Selfie” by Twitter, 2017 was no slouch. In fact, this year was packed with iconic moments that we remember long after the posts have faded from our feed. Check out Savoir Flair’s picks of 2017’s 20 best celebrity selfies for a trip down memory lane.
Model-of-the-moment Kaia Gerber joked that she can’t see the resemblance to her mother Cindy Crawford while looking like her exact doppelgänger.
Bella Hadid shared her favorite color with her Instagram followers through a post that also happened to capture one of 2017’s hottest hues.
2017 is the year that gave us J-Rod, and we lived for Jennifer Lopez and A-Rod’s adorable #couplegoals selfies.
While the Taylor Swift #girlsquad has – for the most part – disbanded, Karlie Kloss is still her ride-or-die.
Hailey Baldwin shared an extra sparkly, close-up selfie of her beauty look on the way to the Met Gala.
This adorable mother-daughter selfie posted by Gwyneth Paltrow proved that her daughter Apple didn’t fall far from the tree.
Cara Delevingne joined Kevin Richardson a.k.a. “The Lion Whisperer” for a one-of-a-kind experience that put her front and center with the kings of the animal kingdom. #NBD
Selena Gomez had a monumental year, not the least of which concerned 13 Reasons Why, the Netflix Original series that she produced. Here, she proudly posts a selfie with the stars cast in the show.
Kendall Jenner’s killer full-body selfie gave us a good look at the Vetements boots that celebrities went crazy for this year.
2017 is the year Beyonce literally turned the selfie into an art form with highly stylized shoots. However, we loved the intimacy of this candid shot taken right before she gave birth to her twins Rumi and Sir.
Blake Lively’s self-deprecating post celebrates a selfie that she took while unaware that her face was covered in “clumpy sunscreen” – and we’re still laughing about it.
Taylor Swift laid low this year, which means her fans missed out on regular postings about her cats. However, she gifted us with this hilarious selfie right before Reputation dropped.
Lady Gaga shared a behind-the-scenes look as she got ready to take the stage for her Joanne World Tour.
Tracee Ellis Ross won our hearts in 2017 with her amazing sense of style and down-to-earth charisma. We often find ourselves wishing we were here for this moment – hanging out with two incredible, inspiring women.
Margot Robbie soaked up the sun on her honeymoon, sharing a slice of the good life with her fans by way of this golden-hued selfie.
Kylie Jenner broke the Met Gala’s “No Selfies” rule by risking a shot that boasted some serious star power.
Victoria Beckham’s offspring tend to bring out her softer side, as evidenced by this adorable mother-son selfie that she posted of herself and her eldest, Brooklyn.
Even though she gave birth this year, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is out on the ‘gram, regularly showing off her super glam looks. Okay, girl, we see you.