VMAs: Fully Covered to Nearly Naked

See the celebs at the 2011 MTV VMAs progress from full-coverage gowns to barely there shorts -- what were they thinking?

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Britney Spears

Britney Spears was the perfect mix of sexy and cute in this sequined black mini. Sexy, because, well, did you see that hemline? And cute because of those cap sleeves and slim belt. Good job, Brit. We’re almost ready to forget about a certain ill-fitting glittery bikini worn at a previous VMA show. Almost.