Taylor Swift Looked Like Everybody But Herself at the VMAs

Up until Sunday night, we'd come to expect Taylor Swift to hit the red carpet wearing a glittery gown in shades of gold and red.

But, like her designation as a country singer, that ship has clearly sailed. At Sunday's MTV VMAs, Swift showed up wearing, well, we can't even properly describe it. A leotard? A onesie? A figure skating costume?

Thankfully, we had Twitter to help us identify Swift's bold sartorial statement. The girl was channeling ...

A figure skater

The Riddler 

A synchronized swimmer

A Beatle 

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Ellie Krupnick

Ellie is Mic's editorial director of lifestyle. A former style and fashion editor for The Huffington Post, her writing has also appeared in Women's Wear Daily, HarpersBazaar.com and the Twitter feeds of British royal fans everywhere.

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