Miley Cyrus continued her crop top run with a too cool bedazzled ensemble, while Taylor Swift revved up her signature sophistication with a bandage gown. Ellie Goulding sported spikes, and Rita Ora had a major feathers moment. Here’s what everyone else wore and some of the trends at the VMAs 2013.
Long Sleeves. With fall around the corner, Katy Perry, Alison Williams and Naya Rivera chose long tapered sleeves which is a perfect transitional piece into cooler weather.
|From L-R: Ciara, Rita Ora, Naya Rivera and Allison Williams|
Monochrome. Justin Timberlake, Alexander Daddario and Diem Brown brought this trends staple onto the VMAs 2013 red carpet.
|From L-R: Deena Cortese, Justin Timberlake, Diem Brown and Alexandra Daddario|
Peplum. After Angelina Jolie singlehandedly brought back the peplum trend to the red carpet, Jennifer Hudson, Crystal Reed and Desi Lydic followed in her foot steps.
|From L-R: Crystal Reed, Jillian Rose Reed, Jennifer Hudson and Desi Lydic|
Crop Tops. With her love for the trend, Miley Cyrus led the way for Jordin Sparks, Alicia Quarles, Becky G and Shailene Woodley in mid riff baring ensembles.
|From L-R: Alicia Quarles, Shailene Woodley, Jordin Sparks and Becky G|
Side Slits. Slits are having a major moment all over red carpet season and the only difference on the VMAs red carpet is Katy Perry, Ashanti and Ellie Goulding all opted for side slits.
|From L-R: Ashanti, Ellie Goulding, Katy Perry and Selena Gomez|
Menswear. Joseph Gordon Levitt brought the suave in his grey suit with a colourful shirt while Austin Mahone, Ed Sheeran and D Cassidy were smartly casual in their respective ensembles.
|From L-R: Austin Mahone, DJ Cassidy, Ed Sheeran and Joseph Gordon Levitt|
Embellishment. Embellishment came in form of plumage for both Rita Ora and Ciara, spikes for Ellie Goulding, insects were scattered all over Katy Perry’s dress whilst sequins glittered on the neckline of Taylor Swift’s dress.
|From L-R: Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and Ellie Goulding|