Grammy Awards: Fashion Hits and Misses

Electronic music producer Skrillex arrived in an all black, punk ensemble consisting of a leather motorcycle jacket and oversized glasses. Prescription? Probably not, but he clearly thinks they make him look cool. Good thing his songs are hits, because this outfit definitely is not. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Skrillex Electronic music producer Skrillex arrived in an all black, punk ensemble consisting of a leather motorcycle jacket and oversized glasses. Prescription? Probably not, but he clearly thinks they make him look cool. Good thing his songs are hits, because this outfit definitely is not. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Venezuelan band La Vida Boheme may not be well-known in the United States, but they certainly made an eye-catching appearance on the Grammy red carpet. The guys opted for all-white outfits covered in multi-colored spray paint. Not only is it all over their clothes, but the paint covers most of the band members’ faces as well. (Getty Images/Joe Klamar)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: La Vida Boheme Venezuelan band La Vida Boheme may not be well-known in the United States, but they certainly made an eye-catching appearance on the Grammy red carpet. The guys opted for all-white outfits covered in multi-colored spray paint. Not only is it all over their clothes, but the paint covers most of the band members’ faces as well. (Getty Images/Joe Klamar)
Country singer and songwriter Alison Krauss is incredibly talented, but this dress definitely missed the mark. Although her hair and makeup look beautiful, the white crochet overlay on her dress is both unflattering and matronly. She also could’ve used a few more accessories to complete her outfit. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Alison Krauss Country singer and songwriter Alison Krauss is incredibly talented, but this dress definitely missed the mark. Although her hair and makeup look beautiful, the white crochet overlay on her dress is both unflattering and matronly. She also could’ve used a few more accessories to complete her outfit. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Comedian Kathy Griffin looked nothing short of fantastic on the red carpet. Her cream one-shoulder gown is completely age-appropriate, yet still sexy. It flatters her tiny frame without being too revealing and the chunky gold accessories add just enough glam to her look. Major fashion win for Griffin. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Kathy Griffin Comedian Kathy Griffin looked nothing short of fantastic on the red carpet. Her cream one-shoulder gown is completely age-appropriate, yet still sexy. It flatters her tiny frame without being too revealing and the chunky gold accessories add just enough glam to her look. Major fashion win for Griffin. (Getty Images/Larry Busacca)
Reality TV star Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi, of "Jersey Shore", rocked her typical “guidette” look with high hair and a barely there BB Addiction mini-dress. The zebra print on her black mini and the bow on her head not only clash, but also look a little ridiculous. It’s safe to say she will probably end up on many of the Grammy Awards worst-dressed lists. (Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Snooki Reality TV star Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi, of "Jersey Shore", rocked her typical “guidette” look with high hair and a barely there BB Addiction mini-dress. The zebra print on her black mini and the bow on her head not only clash, but also look a little ridiculous. It’s safe to say she will probably end up on many of the Grammy Awards worst-dressed lists. (Getty Images)
Nominee Adele showed off a new do and slimmer figure in a striking black beaded Armani gown. The songstress is donning her signature red lips and long lashes, which only compliment her beautiful features. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Adele Nominee Adele showed off a new do and slimmer figure in a striking black beaded Armani gown. The songstress is donning her signature red lips and long lashes, which only compliment her beautiful features. (credit: Getty Images)
Bruno Mars wore his classic rat-pack style suit and shades and although he looked quite dapper, this particular look of his is becoming pretty repetitive and boring. It’s time for him to mix things up a bit. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Bruno Mars Bruno Mars wore his classic rat-pack style suit and shades and although he looked quite dapper, this particular look of his is becoming pretty repetitive and boring. It’s time for him to mix things up a bit. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy host LL Cool J donned his signature black cap and a crisp black suit. His bow tie is a bit large and distracting, but nothing can take away from his famous smile and swagger. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: LL Cool J Grammy host LL Cool J donned his signature black cap and a crisp black suit. His bow tie is a bit large and distracting, but nothing can take away from his famous smile and swagger. (credit: Getty Images)
Singer and nominee Fergie worked the red carpet in a sheer orange lace Jean Paul Gaultier gown with black undergarments peeping through. Not her classiest look, but she’s always been on the edgy side so if anyone call put it off, it’s her. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Fergie Singer and nominee Fergie worked the red carpet in a sheer orange lace Jean Paul Gaultier gown with black undergarments peeping through. Not her classiest look, but she’s always been on the edgy side so if anyone call put it off, it’s her. (credit: Getty Images)
The always beautiful Carrie Underwood wore a white long-sleeved textured gown with simple jewels and a stunning up-do. The dress seems a bit formal for the Grammys; however, she looks incredibly classy and chic. Definitely a best-dressed nominee. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Carrie Underwood The always beautiful Carrie Underwood wore a white long-sleeved textured gown with simple jewels and a stunning up-do. The dress seems a bit formal for the Grammys; however, she looks incredibly classy and chic. Definitely a best-dressed nominee. (credit: Getty Images)
The always beautiful Carrie Underwood wore a white long-sleeved textured gown with simple jewels and a stunning up-do. The dress seems a bit formal for the Grammys; however, she looks incredibly classy and chic. Definitely a best-dressed nominee. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Carrie Underwood The always beautiful Carrie Underwood wore a white long-sleeved textured gown with simple jewels and a stunning up-do. The dress seems a bit formal for the Grammys; however, she looks incredibly classy and chic. Definitely a best-dressed nominee. (credit: Getty Images)
Nicki Minaj. Sigh. Instead of wearing one of her crazy wigs and candy-colored concoctions, she decided to dress like a priestess. Hopefully there’s something exciting under the bulky Versace creation because as of now, it is a truly unattractive ensemble. (credit: Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj. Sigh. Instead of wearing one of her crazy wigs and candy-colored concoctions, she decided to dress like a priestess. Hopefully there’s something exciting under the bulky Versace creation because as of now, it is a truly unattractive ensemble. (credit: Getty Images)
Katy Perry and her blue hair worked a pale blue beaded Elie Saab gown that undoubtedly belongs on the Oscars red carpet, not the Grammys. If her goal was to look like a classy smurf, mission accomplished. (credit: Joe Klamar/Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Katy Perry Katy Perry and her blue hair worked a pale blue beaded Elie Saab gown that undoubtedly belongs on the Oscars red carpet, not the Grammys. If her goal was to look like a classy smurf, mission accomplished. (credit: Joe Klamar/Getty Images)
Holy Rihanna. The bodacious singer continues to leave little to the imagination in a simple black dress featuring a plunging neckline and low back. Dresses like this are pretty typical for the songstress considering she clearly likes to show a lot of skin and make a major entrance. (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Rihanna Holy Rihanna. The bodacious singer continues to leave little to the imagination in a simple black dress featuring a plunging neckline and low back. Dresses like this are pretty typical for the songstress considering she clearly likes to show a lot of skin and make a major entrance. (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)
Holy Rihanna. The bodacious singer continues to leave little to the imagination in a simple black dress featuring a plunging neckline and low back. Dresses like this are pretty typical for the songstress considering she clearly likes to show a lot of skin and make a major entrance. (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)
Grammy Awards 2012 Fashion: Rihanna Holy Rihanna. The bodacious singer continues to leave little to the imagination in a simple black dress featuring a plunging neckline and low back. Dresses like this are pretty typical for the songstress considering she clearly likes to show a lot of skin and make a major entrance. (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)
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