Latex and mesh and denim, oh my! Welcome to MTV‘s Video Music Awards — an event that‘s both a celebration of pop culture and a competition for who can pull off the most outrageous outfits. 

Save your evening gowns for the Grammys — this year‘s VMA stars strutted down the pink carpet in vintage throwbacks and in Amber Rose‘s case, latex lingerie complete with a mask and whip. 

Here are 2018‘s wildest VMA looks. 

Grace VanderWaal 

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Bethany Meyers and Nico Tortorella 

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Noah Cyrus and Lil Xan

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Amber Rose

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Tana Mongeau 

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King Princess

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DJ Khaled, Asahd Khaled, and Nicole Tuck

These coordinated family outfits really can‘t get any cuter.

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Bobby Lytes

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Chloe x Halle

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Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka‘Oir

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Lily Barrios

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Tyga

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Scott Regowsky

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Algee Smith

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Lucas Goodman and Jillian Hervey

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