Now and Then: Fashion at the MTV VMAS

It’s that time of year again … the MTV Video Music Awards. When it comes to this completely crazy night of music, celebrities, and fashion, pretty much anything can happen. Past truly memorable moments include Madonna’s on-stage kiss with Britney Spears in 2003 and Gaga’s infamous meat dress in 2010. And while there weren’t any edible dresses this year, there was still plenty to take in.

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From Rihanna emerging from a giant snake’s mouth to Green Day giving the whole pop fest a much-needed dose of rock and roll, there was a lot goin’ on. But, we were most interested in all the red carpet fashion. So this year we’ve decided to round up some of the night’s biggest celebs and compare their looks from last night to their MTV Video Music Awards fashion in years past.

Has Rihanna’s style gotten better or worse? Did Taylor Swift rule the red carpet or did her outfit pale in comparison to her older looks? We’ve rounded up who came out on top, and who may have already peaked …

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