Between Kanye West announcing his 2020 presidential candidacy and Nicki Minaj calling out Miley Cyrus, the 2015 VMAs involved enough made-for-Twitter moments to eclipse any conversation about the red carpet. But it’s not as if the red carpet was boring — this was the year, after all, that MTV asked Jeremy Scott, who knows a thing or two about spectacle, to redesign the show’s signature Moon Man trophy. Scott might be exactly the man to represent the show’s nexus of high fashion and high absurdity, the place on the Venn diagram where Hailee Steinfeld’s sophisticated Stella McCartney pantsuit overlaps with Miley Cyrus’s vagina chandelier.
For your after-the-show pleasure, we’ve rounded up the best, worst, and most flat-out silly looks from last night’s arrivals. Find them all in the slideshow below.