Thursday 23 November 2017

20 Best and Worst Dressed at the MTV EMAs

(L to R) Laura Whitmore, Charli XCX, Jourdan Dunn and Deepika Padukone at the MTV EMAs 2016
(L to R) Laura Whitmore, Charli XCX, Jourdan Dunn and Deepika Padukone at the MTV EMAs 2016
Charli XCX attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
Jourdan Dunn attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
Charli XCX attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Tallia Storm attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Chloe Ferry attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
MTV Geordie Shore cast member Charlotte-Letitia Crosby on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam
Nina Dobrev attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Stefanie Giesinger attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Stefanie Giesinger attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Host Bebe Rexha attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
Winnie Harlow poses in the winner's room after presenting the award for Best Male during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
MTV Presenter Laura Whitmore attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
Winnie Harlow attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)
Caitlin McBride

Caitlin McBride

Who wore what and...why?

BEST: Laura Whitmore

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MTV Presenter Laura Whitmore attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

Whitmore's super-stylist Angie Smith hit another one out of the park. The platform shoes might be a little too '90s, but this fun frock more than makes up for it.

BEST: Jourdan Dunn

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Jourdan Dunn attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

Only a supermodel could pull this semi-sheer dress off with such ease. It wouldn't work on 98% of the world's population, but works a dream for Dunn.

WORST: Charlotte Crosby

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MTV Geordie Shore cast member Charlotte-Letitia Crosby on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

Points for trying to class up your image Charlotte, but this looks more like you're going to your little sister's graduation than the EMAs. And remember, you're only 26.

BEST: Charli XCX

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Charli XCX attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

Finally, someone injecting their own personality! A pink disc crop top and matching flares definitely shouldn't work, but does for this quirky singer. The EMAs aren't the Oscars and it's refreshing to see some youthful style on the stale red carpet.

WORST: Chloe Ferry

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Chloe Ferry attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

It doesn't fit properly, it's unflattering and only gives Ferry's critics something to talk about.

BEST: Tallia Storm

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Tallia Storm attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

Who would have thought turquoise thigh high boots would work so well with a black floral sheer two piece? It does and Tallia's willingness to experiment has paid off in spades.

BEST: Winnie Harlow

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Winnie Harlow attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

From her semi-sheer black plunging number to her mini-dress later on, this top model earned her reputation as a budding style star.

WORST: Stefanie Giesinger

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Stefanie Giesinger attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

What was she thinking?

BEST: Nina Dobrev

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Bulgarian-Canadian actress Nina Dobrev poses on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

Admittedly, this dress is a bit of a snooze for the night that's in it, but at an event filled with trashy outfits, Nina stands out for choosing a classic lila ensemble.

WORST: Bebe Rexha

Everything about host Bebe Rexha's outfits are offensive to the senses. She took the less is more mantra a little too seriously.

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Host Bebe Rexha poses in the winner's room during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)
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Host Bebe Rexha attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

WORST: Deepika Padukone

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Indian film actress Deepika Padukone poses on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

I wanted to like this. Separately, the skirt, top, belt and statement earrings work a treat, but together, it's a mess. Not even Deepika's stunning good looks can save it.

WORST: Anne-Marie

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British singer Anne-Marie poses on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

I don't know who Anne-Marie is and after this, I don't want to find out.

BEST: Becca Dudley

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MTV Presenter Becca Dudley attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

It's fun, flirty and floral - bang on trend. This MTV presenter is one of the best dressed of the night.

BEST (ish): Ann-Kathrin Broemmel

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Ann-Kathrin Broemmel attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

Add a few extra inches to that hemline and we have a winner.

WORST: Bibi Zhou

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Bibi Zhou attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

Bibi's entire outfit swamps her petite figure and those inexplicable oversized bows do nothing to redeem it.

WORST: Kenza

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MTV's Influencer Kenza poses on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam
 

Shoes: on point. Hair and makeup: on point. Dress: A disaster.

BEST: Zara Larsson

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Swedish singer Zara Larsson poses on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

In any other circumstance, this would likely make worst dressed, but given the competition, let's count this as a win.

WORST: Charlotte Dawson

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Charlotte Dawson attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

Charlotte was clearly hoping to pull off an elegant red carpet turn, but would up exposing most of her body and covering the rest up with unflattering patterns.

WORST: Eva Simons

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Netherlands' singer Eva Simons pose on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) on November 6, 2016 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam

Let's go back to the drawing board and start again.

WORST:  Betty Autier

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Influencer Betty Autier attends the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 on November 6, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for MTV)

Beautiful woman. Horrible dress.

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