Celebrities are known for their daring fashion choices, but sometimes those choices can veer into outrageous territory. Here are 10 celebrity fashion faux pas that left fashion critics and fans alike stunned and scratching their heads.

  1. Bjork’s Swan Dress: We couldn’t leave out Bjork’s infamous swan dress from the 2001 Oscars. While it certainly made a statement, the interpretation of a giant swan wrapped around her body was widely regarded as an outrageous and bizarre choice.
  2. Lady Gaga’s Meat Dress: Lady Gaga is no stranger to making fashion statements, but her meat dress at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards took things to a whole new level. Made entirely of raw meat, it sparked criticism and controversy as well as leaving many speechless.
  3. Cher’s “Naked” Dress: Cher’s daring fashion choices have always grabbed attention, and her 1988 Academy Awards outfit was no exception. Her sheer, bejeweled “naked” dress caused quite a stir, with some praising her boldness and others regarding it as a fashion faux pas.
  4. Lil’ Kim’s Purple Pastie: Lil’ Kim turned heads at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards with her lavender jumpsuit that featured a single strategically placed pastie on her exposed breast. This provocative outfit made headlines and became an unforgettable fashion moment.
  5. Jared Leto’s Floating Head: Jared Leto’s 2019 Met Gala look confused many onlookers. His crystal-encrusted ensemble included a realistic replica of his own head held under his arm, creating an unusual and attention-grabbing effect that many considered outrageous.
  6. Rihanna’s Sheer Swarovski Dress: Rihanna is known for pushing fashion boundaries, and her 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards dress was no exception. The sheer, crystal-embellished gown left little to the imagination, leading to mixed reviews and debate about whether it was a fashion hit or miss.
  7. Johnny Depp’s Scarves and Accessories: Johnny Depp has carved out his own unique style, often layering scarves, hats, and quirky accessories. While it may be his personal fashion choice, it has sometimes been regarded as an eccentric and over-the-top look.
  8. Kim Kardashian’s Met Gala “Couch” Dress: Kim Kardashian’s 2013 Met Gala dress generated quite a reaction. The floral print and high-necked design, created by Givenchy, drew comparisons to a couch or drapes, and became a social media sensation for all the wrong reasons.
  9. Pharrell Williams’ Arby’s Hat: Pharrell Williams donned a large and distinctive Vivienne Westwood hat to the 2014 Grammy Awards. Its close resemblance to the Arby’s logo prompted numerous jokes and memes, making it an attention-grabbing and somewhat outrageous fashion moment.
  10. Rihanna Met Gala “Pizza” Dress: Rihanna’s 2015 Met Gala gown sparked comparisons to a pizza due to its bright yellow hue and voluminous shape. While some praised her boldness, others couldn’t help but see the resemblance to everyone’s favorite cheesy delight.

These outrageous celebrity fashion faux pas remind us that even the most famous and fashionable individuals occasionally miss the mark. Fashion is subjective and open to interpretation, but these moments serve as bold reminders that sometimes, the risks we take with our style choices don’t always pay off.

By Teddy