Fashion Highlights from the 2023 MTV VMAs Artists Who Stole the Show
Introduction: The 2023 MTV VMAs, held on September 12, celebrated music’s biggest names, including Taylor Swift, Jungkook, Nicki Minaj, BLACKPINK, Olivia Rodrigo, and Doja Cat. While the VMAs renowned for their musical prowess, they also serve as a stage for unforgettable red-carpet fashion moments. This year’s pink carpet saw artists donning the latest couture straight from Paris, New York, and London.
Selena Gomez’s Red Elegance Styled by fashion highlights partner Erin Walsh, Selena Gomez dazzled in a custom-made red Oscar de la Renta dress. The scarlet gown featured intricate red flower motifs adorned with shimmering red bugle beads, creating a continuous network of floral splendor. With a corseted bodice and a floral tendril skirt, Selena radiated confidence and boldness. She complemented the look with flower-shaped silver accessories.
Olivia Rodrigo’s Silver Sequins Olivia Rodrigo, winner of the “Best Editing” VMA for her track “Vampire,” shone both on stage and on the red carpet. She opted for a fully sequined, silver gown that glistened with reflective silver sequins. With her hair down and sleek, she allowed her silver-chromatic ensemble to take center stage, featuring a scooping neckline and an alluring open back.
Shakira’s Golden Versace Glam Shakira, a highly anticipated performer, graced the red carpet in a signature Versace chainmail gown. Her gold outfit boasted a bustier-style bodice and a narrowing torso leading to a floor-length skirt. The gown held together by three thin straps across the open back. Shakira completed the look with her iconic beachy waves.
Megan Thee Stallion’s Monotoned Elegance Rapper Megan Thee Stallion exuded elegance in an all-black ensemble, accentuated by stunning diamond jewelry. Her sheer column gown featured a strapless bustier-corseted top with faux boning extending down the skirt in a parallel-line pattern. Megan combined classic black evening wear with modern style elements, creating an intriguing and breathtaking look.