When Rihanna accepted a CFDA Award wearing nipple bearing sheer dress and matching do rag, Americans took a renewed interest in the always controversial and occasionally chic Naked Dress. Save the judgement for someone who cares: Naked Dresses have a solid foundation in the history of American fashion.
Here are 15 Best of the Notorious Naked Dress
1. Nipples and Crystals
Rihanna in a nude sheer gown encrusted with crystals made by Adam Selman at the CFDA Awards.
2. That’s So Carrie
Carrie Bradshaw in her infamous “naked” dress during one of her first episodes of Sex and the City.
3. Cut To Butt
Jaimie Alexander in Azzaro at the Thor Premiere.
4. No Pants No Problem
Kesha in Givenchy at the Billboard Awards
5. Thighs Of Glory
Victoria Secret model Anne V at the 2012 Golden Globes with boyfriend (at the time) Adam Levine wearing an Anthony Varcarello dress.
6. Triple X Tina
Christina Aguilera back in the day
7. Smutty Smurf
Katy Perry at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards wearing Jovani.
8. Catch Of The Day
Miley Cyrus wearing a Marc Jacobs fishnet dress at the 2013 Met Ball
9. Flash Of Lady Flower
Lady Gaga at her 28th Birthday bash wearing a nude body suit covered in roses and sheer enough to still show off her G-String.
10. Bey Booty
Beyonce at the Met Gala in a Givenchy Haute Couture Gown rocking the purple feathers. Flawless.
11. Blonde Ambition
Iggy Azalea at the 2013 MTV Video Awards.
12. Up The Amazon
J LO at the 2000 aGrammy Awards wearing Versace.
13. Sheer Cher
Cher at the 1988 Oscars in a Mackie Creation.
14. Bombshell Birthday Suit
Marilyn Monroe’s infamous White House performance for JFK’s birthday in 1962.
15. Bottoms Up Boobs Out
There’s the sexy “naked dress” (see above) and there’s Rose McGowen’s dress for the 1998 MTV Awards.