I disagree. She is not a puppet. Madonna does her own style all her self. She is inspired by old movie stars, mainly Marilyn
... except for the fact she has hired Gianni Versace, Donatella Versace, Jean Paul Gaultier, Paul McQueen, Alexander McQueen and many more in her career which disproves that assertion thoroughly. She even raps about all the goddamn people she has working for her on American Life.