Every year the MTV Music Video Awards bring out the best of what fashion has to offer with iconic celebrities making the red carpet their own by showcasing not only stylishly extravagant but trendsetting outfits that make a deep cut in everyone's mind palaces. On a night where Nicki Minaj took home the ever-so-prestigious Micheal Jackson Video Vanguard Award, other artists also had a fair share of the limelight following their contributions to the music industry.
From Taylor Swift winning the 'Video Of The Year' in a silver glittering minidress (One of her sexiest looks till date) to Lil Nas X going over-the-top in a giant black netted headdress, Here are some of the best looks from the grand event –
Lizzo – Demonic-ly Beautiful
Lizzo appeared at VMA awards in an eye-popping statement dress from Jean Paul Gaultier. The singer who's known to flaunt her curves stunned everyone in a billowing gown which she teamed up with black lipstick and a lip ring. With her hair slicked back made-to-look wet style that flowed down her back, she looked delightful along with a pair of sheer navy opera gloves and golden hoop earrings.
Taylor Swift - Dime-Ond
The renowned icon who's seen the most success in VMA's history took on the red carpet In a sparkling Oscar De la Renta dress covered in thousands of shimmering stones and matching chandelier-inspired Christian Louboutin heels. She also decided that the sparkles weren't enough, so she added Lorraine Schwartz diamond drop earrings and rings. Her hair was swept back and parted bangs down the middle. As for Taylor's lips, we all knew she was gonna rock her signature red lips and a cat eye glam for enhancement.
Nicki Minaj – Barbiecore
Signature all pink uniform, diamond cut-out top with holographic gems, a pleated baby pink mini skirt, and stiletto combat boots. Hot pink wig adorned with latex bow and blinged-out nails.
Lil Nas X – Over the Top
With Eccentric style at the most fashionable feat of the year pop star Lil Nas X never fails to disappoint. Bossing a black heavy feathered headpiece and Black furry feathered hoop skirt, he delivered his own dose of drama with the outfit by notching up the theatrics even more than what he's credited for. Eccentric.
BlackPink – Korean Girl Gang
The K-pop stars Jennie, Lisa, Rose, and Jisoo from South Korea have been in the limelight for quite some time now. Jenny opted for a crop top with a maxi length skirt, paired with Chanel heels, while Lisa stunned in Culotte pants from Celine, accompanied by a long necklace. Jisoo in a floral gown by Dior looked exquisite and Rose kept it Chic in a mini dress by Saint Laurent. Fantastic Four!
Chloe Bailey – Silver Glam
Chloe bosses her way around the red carpet yet again with a silver corset dress with a sexy slit showing off her legs. Matching pair of heels, bracelet, and earrings. She rocked her dark hair tied up in a stylish ponytail for the show. Glam-ful!
Anitta – Risky Red
Sharp corseted asymmetrical bustier that bought the waist of the garment inward, offering shape to the sleek silhouette by Schiaparelli. Draped daintily over her shoulders sat an intertwined red web of structured material that provided more coverage. Paired with the velvety skirt the dress cascaded downwards, fitted with a short side slit. Black heels, hair swept back, and edgy nude makeup.
Avril Lavigne – All-black
All-black Versace outfit. She Opted pair of large cargo pants, similar to the style she wore on the record’s cover. Paired with a long-sleeved black bodycon top with build-in corset wiring, adding a romantic edge to the grungy pants. Finished off her look with a layered silver wallet chain and buckle belt also by Versace.
JID – Dreamville’s Finest
He wore the Best wide-leg pants at the VMA with the care of Saint Laurent.
Lili Reinhart – Fendi Love
Lili Reinhart showed up at the award show in a Fendi black dress. Loving it!
Let us know your favorite look from the show.
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