Now and Then: Fashion at the MTV VMAS

In honor of the fashion spectacle that is the MTV Video Music Awards, we're comparing this year's looks with some blasts from the past

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift was just a VMA newbie back in 2008 when she was nominated for “Best New Artist.” With her signature curls and a pale lavender dress by Kaufman Franco, Swift looked every bit as sweet as her VMA-nominated ballad “Tears On My Guitar.” But what a difference a few years make. Last night, Swift wore a white pants suit by J. Mendel and matched the bold look with ultra-straight hair and a bright red lip. While she looked amazing, we miss the girl-next-door vibe she usually goes for.

Our Take: Hotter Then