Taylor Swift does it all – topping the music charts, winning almost every music awards once, writing impeccable lyrics, having millions of followers, inspiring aspiring musicians, and mastering an envy-worthy style. The versatile singer has been ruling hearts with the most enchanting tunes for years. Most of us have at least one of her songs on our list of Spotify favourites. She’s been attending music award ceremonies since her first album in 2006, so it’s no surprise that she’s now become a fashion icon with style that’s fresh and modern. Here are some of our top picks for Taylor Swift’s dresses over the past years: Concert, Grammy, Casual and Sexy.
A mini black dress and red lipstick can glam up your date night or rock concert. Taylor Swift knows the magic of black and she regularly lets the colour play its style game. She opted for a fringed and sequinned dress for her pre Super Bowl performance in Houston, Texas in 2017. The sheer lace and sequin ensure to focus all the limelight on her, and the fringe skirt harmonise with her hairstyle to add boldness and confidence to her outfit. The choice of nail colour and lipstick together with her smokey eye makeup add a dramatic sexy finish.
On November 23rd 2014 in Los Angeles, Taylor opened the American Music Awards by performing her song ‘Blank Space’. She added extra cool points to her performance with an on stage costume change. Half way through her performance Swift removed a bronze coloured midi length circle skirt to reveal a shorter flapper inspired mini dress underneath.
Performing at the 2013 Victoria’s Secret show in New York City, T-Swift took to the stage in this Victoria’s Secret Bespoke mini dress. The dress was made of multiple reflective jewels that sparked and really helped Taylor stand out while she performed her song ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ as models like Karlie Kloss dominated the runway.
The Grammys are arguably the biggest night in music and Taylor always dominates the red carpet. In 2012 she wore this gold floor length dress to the Grammys. The gown exuded glitzs and glamour with its gold applique work and high neckline, Taylor looked elegant, expensive and sexy all in one. The dress was from the couture collection of Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad. Murad’s designs are always breathtaking and have become a favourite of many celebs including Chrissy Teagen, Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Lopez.
In 2013 Taylor gained 3 Grammy nominations and she wore this Maria Lucia Hanon white dress to the nomination concert. The long sleeved cocktail dress made of white lace had a full skirt that highlighted Taylor’s inner goddess. She completed the look with golden peep toe heels that matched the golden layer of fabric underneath the lace.
In 2015, Swift really wowed in a sparkling green dress by Elie Saab resembling an ocean queen. The ombre halter gown boasted a voluminous skirt and an exaggerated slit that showcased the star’s famous legs. She added a bit more colour with matching earrings by Lorraine Schwartz and a pair of pink heels by Giussepe Zanotti. The makeup was kept light with smoky eyes and a nude lipstick.
On the 6th of November 2013 Taylor attended the 47th annual CMA Awards in Nashville Tennessee.Taylor was nominated for six awards that night and won three. This included the “Pinnacle Award”, which is awarded to artists who have gained worldwide success and recognition through concerts and album sales. Taylor wore this red boat neck embroidered floor length gown from the 2013 fall collection of Lebanese designer Elie Saab. The deep red dress placed Taylor in the realm of regality. She accessorised it with her signature red lips and sparkly earrings.
Taylor Swift completely transformed an over sized plaid shirt dress. The length, pattern and neat tailoring of the dress create a stylish yet sophisticated look. There is no doubt that she can pull off the red lipstick with any outfit, it’s her signature now. She added a beige Prada bag (to carry her back up red lippie).
Taylor was caught leaving her New York apartment in Tribeca in 2016 wearing this blue floral print dress. T-Swift accessorised the super summery outfit with a structure black hand bag that she carried on her forearm and a yellow floral head band to match the pattern on her dress. So flirty and girly!
Heading out on the streets in New York in 2016 for some shopping and errands, Taylor threw on this super simple black and white dress. The crew neck dress in this striped print was paired with oversized flat top aviator sunglasses, a blue cross body bag and a pair of burgundy loafers. Cool girl chic in the streets of NYC.
On February 28th 2016, Taylor brought sexy back when she attended the Vanity Fair Oscar party in Beverley Hills, California. She wore a black, slinky, very low cut and high slit dress, a creation from French Haute Couture designer Alexandre Vauthier. A pair of high heel strappy gold sandals elongated T. Swift’s already glamazonian like legs. A thick gold choker and a square gold clutch accessorised the dress perfectly. Taylor wore her hair in a sleek ‘not one hair out of place’ short bob, which together with the dress accentuated her lean figure.
Taylor attended the after party for the Annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show on December 2nd 2014 in London. The ‘Bad Blood’ singer wore this white bejewelled long sleeve thigh high slit dress from Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection. Taylor posed on the pink carpet with a pair of Jimmy Choo heeled Sandals. Looking oh so glam!
The Met Gala is one of the most fashionable nights of the year. With themes that drive attendees to reach for their most creative and best fashion statements, the night provides a great deal of red carpet eye catching garments. In 2016 the theme was that of Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age of Technology, and Taylor attended in this metallic snake skinned, ruffled, cut out cocktail dress by Louis Vuitton. Taylor’s messy blonde locks and dark hued lipstick added drama to her cyborg model look.
Whether she’s performing, going to events, or just running around town, Taylor serves up polished style in spades. Pop superstar, provocateur and master of theatrics are all badges the songstress wears proudly, and now after looking at her wardrobe of dresses, we can surely call her a fashion trendsetter too.