People.com Lifestyle Style Megan Fox Credits Machine Gun Kelly for 'Naked' Dress Idea: 'Whatever You Say, Daddy!' Megan Fox supported boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly at the 2021 MTV VMAs red carpet on Sunday, wearing a naked, completely sheer custom Mugler midi dress By Benjamin VanHoose Benjamin VanHoose Twitter Benjamin VanHoose is an Associate Editor on the Movies team at PEOPLE. He's worked at PEOPLE for over three years as a writer and reporter across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard trial to the Oscars. He regularly covers red carpet events and has interviewed stars like Drew Barrymore, Ryan Reynolds and Kirsten Dunst. He previously worked as a copy editor at Topix Media Lab. People Editorial Guidelines Published on September 15, 2021 09:53 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Megan Fox's recent barely-there red carpet moment was all boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly's idea. At the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards in New York City Sunday night, the 35-year-old actress stepped out in a naked, completely sheer custom Mugler midi dress with shimmery embroidery, worn with an embellished thong underneath. Fox accessorized with Lorraine Schwartz earrings and Jimmy Choo heels. Kelly, 31, stepped out in a bright red high-shine metallic Dolce & Gabbana suit, with a matching shirt underneath, Christian Louboutin shoes, a Lorraine Schwartz bracelet and pearl accents on his face. On the red carpet, Fox told Entertainment Tonight that her stunning look was her musician beau's suggestion. Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly in September 2021. Kevin Mazur/getty "He was like, 'You're gonna be naked tonight.' I was like, 'Whatever you say, Daddy!' " the Jennifer's Body star said, adding that she is "so proud" of Kelly: "He's the most talented boy in the world." RELATED: Megan Fox Wears Red Hot Mini Dress to Reunite with Machine Gun Kelly for Met Gala Afterparty Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly. ANGELA WEISS/Getty Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast, PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday. During the MTV pre-show, Kelly said that he and Fox take turns with their looks when they attend red carpets together. "It's 50/50, this one she took the lead and I get the pleasure of having her on my arm all night," Kelly said, adding, "She's beautiful." Comparing her Sunday-night look to the 2021 Met Gala on Monday night (Kelly sat out that event), Fox wrote on Instagram of her red carpet versatility, "Just me out here ignoring and defying all of your puritanical emotionally repressed projections of what a woman should be." RELATED VIDEO: Megan Fox Lets Boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly Get Ready First So Their Outfits Don't 'Contradict' Fox and Kelly were first romantically linked back in May, prompting Fox's estranged husband Brian Austin Green to confirm they separated late last year after 10 years of marriage. Speaking to CR Fashion Book recently, Fox said she has her ancestors to thank for her soulmate connection with the rapper. "I think part of [our connection] comes naturally because our relationship is so karmic that our spirit, our souls are so intertwined on that higher plane, a lot of it is handled for us by our ancestors and the spirits and energies that are watching over us," she said.