Lifestyle Style All the Must-See Looks from the 2021 MTV VMAs Stars always bring out the bold looks for the MTV VMAs and this year did not disappoint. Check out all the head-turning, skin-baring styles By Colleen Kratofil Published on September 12, 2021 08:31 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 23 Camila Cabello Camila Cabello. Matt Baron/Shutterstock wears a red and pink bustier gown with oversize bow at the waist. 02 of 23 Megan Fox & Machine Gun Kelly Kevin Mazur/getty have another stop-and-stare couples moment on the carpet. Fox wears a naked see-through custom Mugler dress with thong underneath, Jimmy Choo platforms and Lorraine Schwartz earrings, while Kelly shines in a bright red shimmery Dolce & Gabbana suit, Christian Louboutin shoes and Lorraine Schwartz bracelet. 03 of 23 Normani Normani. Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shutterstock takes the term "deconstructed" to the next level with her cropped jacket and cutout dress with ultra-tiny skirt. 04 of 23 Lil Nas X Lil Nas X. Jamie McCarthy/Getty goes for glamour in an off-the-shoulder lilac Atelier Versace blazer with floor-length train, paired with matching pants all covered in crystal embroidery, plus purple boots. 05 of 23 Olivia Rodrigo Olivia Rodrigo. Matt Baron/Shutterstock looks pretty in pink for her big MTV VMAs debut in an archive 2001 Versace strapless gown with tulle overlay, plus butterfly earrings. 06 of 23 Halle & Chloe Bailey Jamie McCarthy/Getty in sleek (Halle) and shiny (Chloe) looks. Halle chose a Monot white curve-hugging gown with cutout bodice, while Chloe goes with a metallic gown with bubble skirt. 07 of 23 Kacey Musgraves Kacey Musgraves. Matt Baron/Shutterstock is all about the accessories with her VMAs look. The singer pairs her purple sleeveless Valentino Haute Couture mini dress with red gloves and a matching purple ostrich feather hat by Philip Treacy for Valentino, plus Schutz sandals. 08 of 23 Jennifer Lopez John Shearer/getty makes an appearance during the show in a David Koma cropped long-sleeve sweater and mini skirt with lace-up cutout details. 09 of 23 Ciara Noam Galai/Getty looks lovely in a lace, sheer Tom Ford gown with asymmetrical neckline cutout and velvet bows. 10 of 23 Travis Barker & Kourtney Kardashian Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian. Jeff Kravitz/Getty coordinate on the carpet! Barker goes for a suit (sans shirt underneath) with spike accents at the shoulders, while Kardashian wears an off-the-shoulder long-sleeve Olivier Theyskens dress with lace-up detailing. 11 of 23 Billy Porter ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty shines in a striking metallic strong-shoulder suit with matching platform boots. 12 of 23 Shawn Mendes Shawn Mendes. Matt Baron/Shutterstock in a relaxed white suit, worn with a white ribbed Judy Turner tank and wide-leg pants, plus David Yurman necklaces. 13 of 23 Madonna Theo Wargo/Getty kicks off the broadcast by taking the stage in a leather look, with fishnet stockings, fingerless gloves and cap. 14 of 23 Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Getty both top off their looks with puffed jackets. Keys pairs her black bodysuit with a Louis Vuitton draped black and white coat, while Beatz teams his quilted vest with green pants. 15 of 23 Ashanti Noam Galai/Getty shows major skin in a bra top with straps across the bodice and leg, worn with a pleated skirt over one side. 16 of 23 Simone Biles Astrid Stawiarz/WireImage in an asymmetrical pink gown with side slit, hoop earrings and clear heels. 17 of 23 Paris Hilton Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shuttesrtock brings the bling in a bedazzled high-neck, long-sleeve mini dress, with matching metallic pumps. 18 of 23 Hailey Baldwin Bryan Bedder/getty in a sheer turtleneck Alaïa dress with thong underneath, plus purple pumps. 19 of 23 Winnie Harlow Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shutterstock shows leg in her slouchy wrap jacket paired with short shorts (both LaQuan Smith) plus Messika jewelry and Christian Louboutin heels. 20 of 23 Saweetie Matt Baron/Shutterstock is a silver siren in her pleated Valentino metallic gown with high slit. 21 of 23 Doja Cat Jason Kempin/Getty arrives to host the awards show in a black bustier dress with purple sash accent by Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood, plus thigh-high stockings, lace-up platforms and enhanced red carpet curls thanks to Joico hair products. 22 of 23 Charli XCX Charli XCX. Noam Galai/Getty in a see-through sheer dress with black bra and underwear, worn with Karma El Khalil earrings and black pumps. 23 of 23 Tinashe Rob Kim/FilmMagic in a bra top with tan leather pants with lace-up detailing.