Irina Shayk, a Russian model, was featured in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue in 2011. With her collaboration with Victoria’s Secret, she quickly became one of the most sought-after models in the world. In 2015, she wore a daring black dress by Atelier Versace at the Vanity Fair Oscar party.
In addition to her silver sequin jumpsuit and unconventional eye and lip garments, Miley Cyrus’ wardrobe attracted both admiration and criticism, reflecting her boldness and tendency to overdo things.
While she was a child star on Hannah Montana on the Disney Channel, Miley has evolved into an edgy and mature artist. As a result of her VMA appearance, she earned praise for her audacity and criticism for being over the top, demonstrating her transformation and readiness to challenge conventional norms. Throughout her artistic evolution, she continues to amaze us with her fearless fashion choices.
Heidi Klum, a German-American supermodel, businesswoman, and TV personality, is famed for gracing the covers of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and Vogue. In 2017, she made a striking appearance at the MTV VMAs in a sheer, nude gown by Michael Costello, highlighting a crystal bra and belt.
Metallic heels and silver jewelry complemented this daring ensemble’s plunging neckline and cut-outs. Closely hugging her impeccable figure, Heidi’s sparkling outfit perfectly blended sensuality and elegance. Unquestionably, she was one of the evening’s best-dressed celebrities, ensuring that she turned heads on the red carpet. Her appearance was undeniably stunning.
Madonna, the singer, songwriter, and actress, has been a popular and influential entertainer for over four decades. At the 2016 Met Gala, she donned a sheer Givenchy gown, embracing her body and making a statement against ageism and societal norms about women’s sexuality as they age. The dress paid homage to her early career, featuring bondage-inspired elements. The sheer lace dress had strategic cutouts, revealing her figure, while she adorned herself with black body jewelry and thigh-high leather boots, complemented by a black choker and sunglasses. Madonna’s outfit sparked mixed reactions, with some applauding her boldness and others criticizing her for being too revealing.
Eiza González marked her Met Gala debut in 2018, donning a striking black and white cut-out ensemble adorned with sequins, gloves, a white cape, blue jewels, and sparkling tears on her face. The dress, a creation of Prabal Gurung, drew inspiration from the gala’s theme, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” It ingeniously reinterpreted the traditional nun’s habit with a s*xy and elegant twist.
Hailing from Mexico, Eiza is a multi-talented actress, singer, and model, renowned for her captivating beauty, talent, and confidence. Notable films like “Baby Driver,” “Alita: Battle Angel,” and “Godzilla vs. Kong” have solidified her status as one of Hollywood’s most sought-after stars.
Italian fashion designer and businesswoman Donatella Versace graced the 1999 Met Gala in her own daring creation: a plunging, crystal-encrusted gown with a strapless bodice and a cinched waist complemented by a flowing train. Accentuating her look were a diamond necklace, earrings, and a chic high ponytail.
As the chief creative officer of Versace, founded by her brother Gianni Versace, Donatella is renowned for her bold and alluring designs. Her iconic appearance at the “Rock Style” themed event showcased the glamorous rock-and-roll era in a perfect fusion of elegance and sensuality, solidifying her status as a fashion icon and setting a high bar for future Met Gala ensembles.
Australian actress and producer, Nicole Kidman, captivated at the 2017 ACM Awards in a stunning white Alexander McQueen gown. The floor-length dress featured off-white silk crepe, intricate embroidery, and beadwork inspired by Native American art.
Designed by Sarah Burton, the creative director of Alexander McQueen, the dress took over 600 hours to create. Nicole completed her look with elegant Harry Winston jewelry, a simple updo, and black pumps. Her presence was truly elegant and sophisticated, turning heads on the red carpet. As a two-time Oscar winner and star of iconic films like “Moulin Rouge!,” “The Hours,” and “The Bodyguard,” she is a notable figure in the industry.
Julianne Hough captivated at the 2011 ACM Awards in a dazzling Randi Rahm gown. The backless dress, adorned with gold sequins, showcased a thigh-high slit, highlighting her figure. She accessorized with Isharya and Carrera y Carrera jewels, a VBH clutch, and Brian Atwood heels. With her radiant presence, the actress and dancer exuded elegance.
Julianne is a multi-talented star known for her acting roles in “Footloose” and “Safe Haven,” and her appearances on “Dancing with the Stars” and “Grease Live.” As a fashion icon, she always graces the red carpet with impeccable style, mesmerizing everyone with her blonde hair and blue eyes.
Kelsea Ballerini, the acclaimed country music singer-songwriter, has achieved numerous accolades, including the 2017 ACM Award for Female Artist of the Year. Recognized for her infectious songs and impeccable fashion sense, she mesmerized at the 2020 ACM Awards, donning a striking leopard print dress by Raisa Vanessa.
The ensemble boasted high puff sleeves, a draped sash, and a miniskirt, complemented by matching sequin cowgirl boots, exuding both glamor and edge. Her performance of “Hole in the Bottle” at the event, held in an empty Ryman Auditorium, captivated with her boundless energy and enthusiasm. As a rising star, Kelsea’s future in country music seems destined for greatness.
Katy Perry, the multi-talented singer, songwriter, and actress, has long been known for her extravagant and daring fashion choices. At the prestigious 2019 Met Gala, she stole the spotlight with her jaw-dropping appearance. Clad in a chandelier-inspired gown meticulously crafted by Moschino, the dress gleamed with silver sequins and featured three tiers of light-up candles, illuminating her path down the red carpet.
As if that wasn’t enough, Katy crowned her look with a headpiece resembling a dazzling chandelier. Beyond her striking fashion sense, Katy’s musical journey has been equally impressive. Starting in 2001, she has amassed an impressive discography, boasting five studio albums that have resonated with audiences worldwide.
Amber Valletta, the renowned supermodel and actress, has graced the fashion industry for two decades with her edgy and sophisticated style. At the 2004 Met Gala, she captivated everyone with a striking ensemble that exuded both sensuality and elegance.
Sporting a John Galliano skirt made of black silk taffeta featuring a daring high slit, she complimented it with a Maggie Norris Couture corset in white satin, showcasing a plunging neckline. The overall effect was breathtaking. Adorned with a diamond necklace and earrings, her sleek bun hairstyle added to the allure. Amber’s captivating look sparked conversations throughout the night, solidifying her status as a fashion icon.
Rihanna, the Barbadian singer, actress, and businesswoman, is renowned for her music and bold fashion. At the 2017 Met Gala, she donned a striking Comme des Garçons dress inspired by 18th-century punks, with layered floral fabrics resembling pulled-apart petals. Ideally suited to the theme “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between,” the avant-garde ensemble showcased Rihanna’s fearless style.
A Met Gala regular, Rihanna never shies away from making bold statements through her fashion choices. The dress, designed by Rei Kawakubo, featured silk organza and tulle, adorned with flowers, petals, and ribbons. It took an hour for the model, Anna Cleveland, to put on the intricate creation.
Kaley Cuoco, famous for her role in the CBS sitcom “The Big Bang Theory,” stole the spotlight at the 2013 ACM Awards, donning a captivating black halter dress by BCBGMAXAZRIA. The ensemble showcased sheer panels arranged in a striking geometric pattern, exuding an edgy and dramatic allure. Complementing the outfit were Cresta Bledsoe earrings and chic white stiletto nails. Her hair was elegantly styled in a high pompadour, emphasizing her graceful neck.
Though renowned for her playful and flirty style, Kaley took it to another level at the ACM Awards, exhibiting both sensuality and sophistication. Her stunning appearance sparked considerable buzz, making her one of the event’s most talked-about stars.
At the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, Gigi Hadid, the renowned supermodel, donned a stunning black Atelier Versace dress from the Spring 2015 collection. The dress, designed by Donatella Versace, boasted cutout details at the waist, hips, and chest, while being tastefully sheer in some areas, lined with nude fabric for added coverage.
She paired this elegant attire with black pumps by Christian Louboutin and a dazzling diamond necklace from Lorraine Schwartz. With her hair styled in a sleek updo and minimal makeup, Gigi’s simple yet alluring look caused heads to turn at the party, showcasing her long legs, killer curves, and impeccable fashion sense.
In 2010, Taylor Swift graced the 45th Academy of Country Music Awards. She stunned in a wisteria Marchesa chiffon gown adorned with delicate floral embroidery and a sheer overlay at the hem. Completing her look were Christian Louboutin shoes and Neil Lane jewels.
As a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter with seven studio albums, Taylor is renowned for her captivating melodies and relatable lyrics, forging strong connections with her fans worldwide. During the event, she was recognized as the Top New Female Vocalist and delivered an impressive performance of her hit song “Change” alongside UCSD’s a cappella group, The Tritones, earning praise from both critics and fans.
Jennifer Lawrence dazzled at the 2017 premiere of “Mother!” in London, wearing a silver, sheer Atelier Versace gown that skimmed the floor and featured a plunging neckline with draped crystal chain details. Complemented by metallic heels and a simple diamond necklace, her minimal makeup highlighted her natural beauty, and her hair was styled in a loose updo.
An Academy Award and Golden Globe winner, Jennifer is celebrated for roles in “The Hunger Games,” “Silver Linings Playbook,” and “American Hustle.” She is not only regarded as one of her generation’s most accomplished actresses, but she’s also one of the most bankable stars in the industry.
Adriana Lima, the world-famous Brazilian supermodel, has been a prominent fashion figure for over 20 years. Renowned for her striking features and curves, she stood out at the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar party. Wearing a white Alex Perry gown, cinched at the waist with a thigh-high slit, she showcased her elegance and figure.
Complementing the simple yet graceful dress were accessories by Chopard, heels by Giuseppe Zanotti, and a Jimmy Choo clutch. With her hair in a sleek updo and bold red lips, Adriana was breathtaking and easily one of the best-dressed celebrities at the event.
Sofia Vergara dazzled at the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscars afterparty in a shimmering metallic silver Michael Kors dress that perfectly showcased her curves. The mermaid-style gown had a bold neckline, high slit, and dramatic train. Complementing the outfit were Lorraine Schwartz jewels and matching heels. Her hair flowed in loose waves, with smoky makeup enhancing her features.
Best known for “Modern Family” as Gloria Pritchett, Sofia’s filmography includes “The Three Stooges,” “Hot Pursuit,” and “Chef.” In 2016, Time magazine listed her among the 100 most influential people globally. Her appearance at the afterparty reaffirmed her status as a fashion icon.
Amber Rose turned heads at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, swapping her blonde buzz cut for a long brunette wig and wearing a custom black, sparkling gown by Yousef Aljasmi. The sheer, form-fitting dress showcased her curves, while diamond accessories and bold makeup completed her look.
Known for body-positive activism and speaking against unrealistic beauty standards, her VMAs appearance was a confident departure from her usual style, emphasizing beauty in all forms. In addition to modeling, Amber is a businesswoman with her own clothing, fragrance lines, and production company. She also co-founded the Sl*tWalk movement, protesting victim-blaming and shaming.
Emily Ratajkowski graced the 2019 Met Gala in a custom Dundas dress, mirroring Cher’s iconic 1975 appearance. The sheer, halter-neck dress had a full bodice cut-out, an open back, a small train, and a crystal winged headpiece. Her makeup, done by Linda Hay, was simple, and her hair, styled by Jennifer Yepez, was in a sleek updo.
An American model, actress, and entrepreneur known for roles in “Gone Girl” and modeling for DKNY and Guess, Emily’s bold choice was applauded. The silk organza and crystal mesh dress, accessorized with diamond earrings and a ring, perfectly embraced the theme “Camp: Notes on Fashion.”
Gwyneth Paltrow wowed everyone in a custom Antonio Berardi gown at the 2013 “Iron Man 3” premiere, displaying her figure with sheer panels and a cinched waist. The ensemble included diamond earrings and a bracelet, while her look was completed with a sleek ponytail and smoky eye makeup.
As an American actress, singer, and businesswoman, Gwyneth is known for her roles in films like “Shakespeare in Love” and “Iron Man,” winning prestigious awards. She founded the lifestyle brand Goop and is considered a fashion icon. Her appearance at the “Iron Man 3” premiere, promoting her role as Pepper Potts, was lauded as exemplary of her elegant red carpet style.
Hailey Baldwin, the American model and TV personality, wore a stunning Roberto Cavalli Couture gown at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival for the “Girls of the Sun” premiere. The gown, adorned with pink crystal fringes and glass beads, showcased a strapless mermaid design.
Hailey, the daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin, accessorized with Jimmy Choo shoes and Chopard jewelry. Beginning her modeling career at 17, she’s modeled for Guess, Topshop, Ralph Lauren, and others and walked runways for Alexander Wang, Chanel, and Dior. Married to Justin Bieber since 2018, Hailey is a rising star in fashion, likely to dazzle for years to come.
Lily Collins made her Cannes debut in 2017, promoting Netflix’s “Okja.” Throughout the week, she wore stunning outfits, including a Ralph & Russo blush pink silk gown for the premiere. It had a plunging neckline and a full skirt with a sweeping train. She also wore diamond earrings and a bracelet.
Known for roles in “The Blind Side,” “Mirror Mirror,” and “Love, Rosie,” she’s Phil Collins’ daughter and a rising Hollywood star. Her fashion moments included a sparkling Prabal Gurung gown, a black lace Dior gown, and a white Saint Laurent jumpsuit. Lily, always red carpet-ready, will continue to amaze at Cannes.
Savannah Chrisley, known for her role in “Chrisley Knows Best” and her fashion blog “Savannah Chrisley Style,” stunned everyone at the 52nd Academy Of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 2, 2017. She wore a custom Bao Tranchi strapless mermaid gown with a sequined bodice and flowing skirt that fell into a train.
Her elegance was highlighted by diamond earrings, a matching necklace, a sleek updo, and natural makeup. The dress’s eye-catching details and Savannah’s perfect accessories showcased her unique sense of style, making her look absolutely stunning and turning heads on the red carpet and off it.
Jaimie Alexander, renowned for her role in the “Thor” film series, made a bold fashion statement at the premiere of “Thor: The Dark World.” Jamie donned a risqué black Azzaro gown from the Spring 2014 collection. The audacious design incorporated sheer mesh panels that started at her neckline, plunging all the way to her toes.
The back of the gown also featured a transparent mesh panel, revealing her behind. The provocative nature of the dress suggested there was no room for undergarments, making it one of the most daring outfits ever seen on the red carpet, leaving little to the imagination.
Bella Hadid, a supermodel known for her edgy style, turned heads at the 2017 amfAR gala at the Cannes International Film Festival. Wearing a sheer, crystal-embellished one-shoulder gown by Ralph & Russo, she gave Beyoncé’s famous naked dress competition. Her look, complete with diamond accessories, a sleek ponytail, and smoky eye makeup, became a social media sensation.
Critics and fans alike praised her confidence and the dress’s daring design. The amfAR gala, a prestigious fundraising event for AIDS research, attracts Hollywood’s elite. Bella’s bold fashion statement resonated as both beautiful and confident, reinforcing her status as a role model for young women.
Lana, a pro wrestler and country singer, dazzled at the 2018 ACM Awards in a blue sequined gown with a plunging neckline, thigh-high slit, and beaded belt. Her silver heels, clutch bag, and smoky eye makeup added to the glamor.
Hailing from Las Vegas, Lana entered the wrestling scene in 2013 and swiftly became a WWE star known for her charisma. In 2017, she signed with Big Machine Records, releasing “Roar.” Her debut album is in the works. Lana’s stunning red-carpet appearance emphasized her rising status in country music and wrestling, signifying a future filled with potential success.
Model and entrepreneur Helen Lasichanh stole the spotlight at the 2017 Met Gala in a daring and elegant bright red Comme des Garçons ensemble. The voluminous pleated dress featured a high neck, long sleeves, and a cinched waist, complemented by a large hat that obscured her face, capturing the avant-garde spirit of the event.
Married to singer and producer Pharrell Williams, Helen is known for her unconventional fashion sense, often donning designs from avant-garde creators like Rei Kawakubo. Her eye-catching 2017 Met Gala outfit sparked debates, with some adoring its uniqueness and others finding it too peculiar. Regardless, it showcased her fearlessness to take fashion risks and embrace experimentation.
At the 2019 Met Gala, Taylor Hill, the American supermodel known for her classic beauty and versatility, dazzled in a pink Ralph Lauren gown. The dress, inspired by old Hollywood glamor, boasted a mermaid silhouette, a plunging neckline, a cinched waist, and a thigh-high slit. With a voluminous train, she exuded elegance and humor, reminiscent of a modern-day Marilyn Monroe.
Taylor perfectly embraced the camp theme, becoming one of the most talked-about stars of the night. Adorned with a diamond necklace and earrings, her sleek updo completed the glamorous look. Notably, her impressive career includes campaigns for Victoria’s Secret, Dior, Chanel, and runway appearances for Versace, Gucci, and Balmain.
In 2013, Anne Hathaway attended the Met Gala in a vintage Valentino gown with sheer paneling and feathered wrist cuffs. Elegantly paired with platinum blonde hair and smoky eye makeup, her look perfectly embraced the evening’s punk theme. Known for her versatility, Anne, an American actress, has starred in various films like “The Princess Diaries,” “The Devil Wears Prada,” and “Les Misérables.”
As a fashion icon, her red-carpet appearances are eagerly anticipated. At the 2013 Met Gala, her bold hair color and edgy dress made a statement, earning her the title of one of the best-dressed stars of the night and setting the tone for a punk-inspired evening.
Gisele Bündchen, an iconic supermodel, captivated the fashion world with her magazine covers and runway appearances for top designers. At the 2008 Met Gala, she donned a breathtaking gold sequined Versace gown, strapless and cinched at the waist, with a flowing train, a perfect fit for the theme “The Model as Muse: Fashion and Photography.”
Her look exuded modern-day goddess vibes, leaving a lasting impression. Gisele’s impact extends beyond her beauty and talent; she’s an inspiration for women worldwide, advocating for environmentalism and sustainability. With over 1,200 magazine covers and campaigns for prestigious brands like Chanel, Dior, and Louis Vuitton, Gisele remains an enduring icon of style and grace.