August 30, 2020 | 10: 01pm | Up to this point August 30, 2020 | 10: 42pm
Nicole Richie, Machine Gun Kelly, Miley Cyrus and Joey King at the 2020 VMAs.
The 2020 VMAs couldn’t secure had a ancient crimson carpet with attendees strutting to the shout of wildly screaming followers in the background, nonetheless the vogue serene delivered. Presenters, nominees and winners served looks — remotely or in target audience-less areas scattered all the map through Fresh York Metropolis — starting from formal to stout-on casual.
At some level of a live pre-display hide, a section dubbed “VMA Model Flashbacks” become a nostalgic try to remind us of the award display hide’s iconic vogue moments pre-coronavirus, when celebs could perhaps mosey the crimson carpet with out wanting to peril about masks and social distancing: Lizzo sizzling in a custom crimson-sequin Moschino column, Cardi B in a white cone-bra jumpsuit by Christian Siriano, Taylor Swift glittering in a colourful Versace blazer and thigh-high boots.
However these flashbacks additionally reminded us that the VMAs crimson carpet has repeatedly been about vogue moments that flaunt person vogue with a severe facet of carefree preening. And that spirit serene glimmered despite the remoteness of it all.
Listed below are just a few of essentially the most unique moments of the evening:
DaBaby rocks the digital crimson carpet at the 2020 VMAs.
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The “Rockstar” rapper wore his like of trademarks on his sleeve (actually): a Dolce & Gabbana cap, a Supreme jacket and Louis Vuitton shorts.
2. SOFIA CARSON
The singer and actress brought the glam in a one-shoulder Giambattista Valli peplum dress.
3. MACHINE GUN KELLY
The rapper-singer and actor accredited his Moon Individual for most attention-grabbing different music video in a sizzling crimson Berluti double-breasted suit styled with a matching sleeveless turtleneck beneath. Alternative? Positive. Winning? Predominant certain!
4. NICOLE RICHIE
The vogue plate — whose alter ego Nikki Fre$h took over the digital crimson carpet tonight — served punk princess vibes in a solid-shouldered chartreuse minidress entire with a insist and spiky bejeweled scarf. She printed that she chose the dress for its colour as a nod to her upcoming socially unsleeping album, which is all about “organic vegetables.”
5. JOEY KING
Selecting a fall-inspired floral Versace mini-dress, the actress — who become on-hand to display hide — endearingly shared essentially the most well-known styling tips she outdated to attain her witness: Spanx, hundreds makeup on her legs “in insist that they witness lustrous” and extensions. We stan an correct Joey King.
6. MILEY CYRUS
Correct to the vogue icon’s penchant for bare dressing, Cyrus sizzled in a sheer, strapless, sparkly Mugler dress styled with matching gloves.
7. KEKE PALMER
The host served up an eclectic offering of looks, nonetheless this feathery frock become a welcome dose of whimsy.
8. LADY GAGA
Girl Gaga, 2020 VMAs Tricon honoree
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Accepting the Moon Individual for most attention-grabbing collaboration for her and Ariana Grande’s hit single “Rain on Me”, Gaga’s rainbow shredded dress, entire with a sizzling crimson veil, become an gape-popping combination of performance art, vogue and performance.
9. DOJA CAT
Crimson carpet or no longer, it’s no longer the VMAs with out body-hugging chainmail, a plunging neckline and a few severely sexy jewels. Doja Cat confirmed us how it’s finished in this Versace mini-dress.
Monochromatic anything is a dauntless witness — nonetheless in highlighter yellow, it’s even bolder. It’s additionally proof that the most attention-grabbing Latin music video recipient become a lustrous space of the evening.
11. TAYLOR SWIFT
Embracing the comforts of quarantine, Swift ditched her signature sparkle and as an different accredited her speech from space dressed in a blue striped button down. Topped with curly bangs and with buttons undone for a casual extinguish, she personifies at ease sublime.
13. BELLA HADID
No person loves a ’90s vogue 2d better than Bella Hadid. Accessible to display hide, the supermodel opted for a minimal, sheer black bodysuit and trouser by Nensi Dojaka.