Celebrities usually don’t take the MTV VMA’s very serious when it comes to fashion. The VMA’s red carpet has welcomed many eccentric and at times weird fashion choices throughout its history. The Video Music Awards is a place where celebrities like to experiment and show their wild side. There were several bold outfits this year, but nothing too crazy like the previous years.
Take a look at the best-dressed celebrities at the MTV VMA 2017.
The singer proved that she didn’t come to play with her “You Will Never Own Me” sequined dress by Di$count Universe. Mel B paired the bold dress with red pointed toe heels and ruled the red carpet at the VMA’s this year.
The rap queen borrowed an outfit from Barbie for the MTV VMA 2017. The tight latex pink jumpsuit enhanced Nicki’s curves and made her look like a life-size Barbie. She even colored one side of her hair in baby pink to compliment her pink ensemble. The outfit is a courtesy of the leading designer of couture latex clothing Atsuko Kudo.
Vanessa stunned at the MTV VMA 2017 in all-red ensemble with sequined details. The intricate sheer dress is by Yanina Couture.
Michael Jackson’s model daughter flaunted a barely-there sheer dress by Christian Dior. The intricate embroidery on the dress was complimented by the modern beige logo lingerie underneath.
The Victoria’s Secret Angel enhanced her runway legs with the lace-up trouser boots and the ultra short heavily embroidered dress. The entire outfit was by Balmain.
Hailey bared her toned body with the sheer Zuhair Murad dazzling jumpsuit. The plunging neckline and the waist-accenting belt added, even more, drama to the look.
Lorde looked like she stepped out of a fairy tale in her lilac fringe gown by Monique Lhuillier. The were no accessories and bag in sight. Apparently, the princess gown was enough to make a statement by itself.
The legendary supermodel showed a lot of skin in the sheer intricate gown by Dundas. She paired the daring dress with strappy sandals by Giuseppe Zanotti and got all the attention.
The host of the night looked astonishing in the asymmetric white gown by Stephane Rolland. The elegant ensemble was styled by Mariel Haenn and Rob Zangardi who have worked with Jennifer Lopez for years.
The actress stunned in a feminine draped silk dress by Zimmerman. The olive gold hued dress flattered Yara’s complexion and made her look like a bronze goddess.
The Victoria’s Secret Show is one of the biggest events in the fashion calendar. Every year Victoria’s Secret gathers the hottest models and gives them a pair of glamorous angels’ wings together with seductive lingerie pieces. Among the models, there are the biggest It girls who already have a name in the fashion industry. Kendall Jenner, Gigi and Bella Hadid, Irina Shayk, Joan Smalls, Adriana Lima and Alessandra Ambrosio are just a few of the most popular top models who took part in Victoria’s Secret Shows in the past.
The 2017 Victoria’s Secret casting happened on Monday in New York. Yesterday we talked about the cool outfits that the models wore on their way to the audition. Some of the models already took the news on their Instagram accounts and announced that they are officially part of Victoria’s Secret angels’ crew. The Victoria’s Secret castings are very strict and only the best get to join the other Angels. There are 14 models with Angels’ status who have their spot reserved on the runway. Other models have to go through the audition even If they have walked the runway for Victoria’s Secret in the past. This year we have many returning models as well as newcomers who are going to wear a pair of wings for the first time.
The brand also invites the most popular names in the music industry to entertain the guests. Musicians such as Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez, The Weekend, Bruno Mars, Justin Biber, Ellie Goulding, Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj and others have performed at Victoria’s Secret’s shows. The first rows are packed with celebrities and every year the brand’s shows are a huge spectacle.
Feast your eyes on the beauties who are going to be a part of the 2017 Victoria’s Secret Show.
The rap queen Nicki Minaj and MAC are back with their second exclusive collaboration. Minaj took the news on Instagram and announced the official release date of the limited edition line. The singer also announced that another big surprise is coming in 2018.
‘Nicki Minaj dominates fan’s hearts and hip-hop charts with her bravado and razor-sharp rhymes. Now, the queen conquers with her custom-designed nude lipsticks for M∙A∙C.Get cheeky and take charge with Nicki’s two suggestive shades in Nicki’s Nude and The Pinkprint. Need even more au naturel? Strip down to bare, brazen basics in a lineup of 24 additional Lipstick and Lipglass colors.’- states the official release of MAC.
The Fall 2017 lipstick collection includes two neutral shades. Both of them are beautiful nudes that are essential for fall. The first one is called “Nicki’s Nude” and is an amazing caramel color with coral undertones. The second one has a stronger pink color and a creamy finish. This shade is called “The Pinkprint”.
In the official photos, you can see the 34-year-old diva rocking a daring blush bodysuit with a plunging neckline. The singer is wearing sky-high nude heels while holding a raincoat. The whole campaign is in different shades of nude. Minaj posted the news less than 24 hours after releasing her new video with Yo Gotti. The “Rake It Up” video features Nicki in several fearless looks.
Minaj and MAC first teamed up in 2011. It all started when the rapper paired with Ricky Martin and they released a lipstick duo in strong pink shades. Her first independent Viva Glam collection from five years ago reached a surprising level of popularity. In fact, it became one of the best-selling and most popular Viva Glams collections ever. The collection featured a lipstick and a lipglass (lip gloss with glass-like effect), both in an astonishing lavender hue.
The collection will be available starting from September 21 in stores and online on maccosmetics.com. The limited edition line will be sold until October 19. Each one of the lipsticks will be sold for $17,50. Considering the success of the previous Nicki X MAC makeup collaboration, the products are expected to sell out within days. So you better get your wallets ready and mark this date on your calendar.
Nicki Minaj made a huge fashion statement with her outfit at the Met Gala 2017. To everyone’s great surprise, she showed up in H&M custom-made outfit that featured Rei Kawakubo’s face on her obi belt. Her black and red ultra sexy look included a sheer organza and a full train decorated with black vinyl roses. Her outfit got an immediate approval from the fashion police.
Why did the queen of hip-hop decide on H&M for her Met Gala look? Apparently, her personal stylist Maher Jridi teamed up with H&M and created this fully dramatic gown. Nicki revealed that her personal stylist is not the only person who teamed up with H&M, announcing her own collaboration with the brand, and saying that she is working on a Special Fall 2017 Collection.
Nicki’s fans will be extremely impatient to put their hands on something that has her personal touch. H&M has also collaborated with The Weekend for their Spring 2017 Collection. About her Met Gala 2017 outfit Nicki explained: “Partnering with H&M has been an incredible and unique experience. The look we have created is so special to me and I’m looking forward to sharing this moment with everyone. Together with the H&M design team, we embodied the theme from the dramatic train to Kawakubo’s face. It’s truly inspiring!” Nicki seemed very satisfied with her Met Gala outfit and even mentioned that her dress “is more comfortable than it looks.”
Take a look at the short interview with Nicki Minaj at the Met Gala 2017 press release where she expresses her excitement for her collaboration.
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The affordable retailer sponsored the event in honor of the collaboration with Comme des Garcons back in 2008. H&M so far has had collaborations with many high couture designers and fashion houses such as Karl Lagerfeld, Jimmy Choo, Victor & Rolf, Roberto Cavalli, Stella McCartney, Balmain, Alexander Wang, Versace, Lanvin etc. A total of seven celebrities confided their Met Gala Looks to H&M. The brand created custom designs for each of their celebrity clients. This is not the first time for H&M to design gowns for the Met Gala attendees. In the past H&M created unique gowns for Amber Valletta, Jenifer Hudson, and Ciara.
Nicki Minaj goes all colorful and vibrant for the spring 2012 fashion issue of Paper magazine. Inside the magazine the eccentric singer opens up about her favorite fashion icons and reveals more details about her new musical projects. The glamorous editorial, which will be available from February 20, features the interview of Nicki Minaj offered to Simon Doonan, who is the creative ambassador of Barneys New York.
During her interview, the 29-year-old rapper was eager to tell her fans more about her thoughts on world-wide success: “Ugh! I have been working sooo much. Success came and now that so many eyes are on me, I feel I have to deliver. And it’s a business. No joke. I guess I am stressing more than I should be, and I think I am becoming more guarded.”
Nicki also reveals her favorite pop icons, whom she admires for their unique clothing style: “Grace Jones definitely. So amazing. And Cyndi Lauper, I loved her right from when I was a little girl. And Janet Jackson of course. And Boy George. I always loved the way he dressed, and his music too. Grace Jones definitely. So amazing. And Cyndi Lauper, I loved her right from when I was a little girl. And Janet Jackson of course. And Boy George. I always loved the way he dressed, and his music too.”
Simon Doonan also asked Nicki about her favorite trash TV series, about which she answered: “I love Big Ang! And I love the way those girls talk to each other: “Don’t YOU be coming at ME!!!” I love every freakin’ moment. And I watch The Real Housewives of Atlanta and Beverly Hills. Taylor and Adrienne and the girls.”
On the style of her new album, Nicki said: “The album is like a collage of all my emotions. I am not sticking to any particular style. I am doing what I feel without restrictions. So it’s very free and very me.”
Just wait a little until April, 2012, and you’ll see her unconventional album on your own.
Photos courtesy of Paper Magazine