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 

Ellie Krupnick
Editorial Director, Lifestyle