In the world of celebrities who wear clothing (which is everyone except Miley Cyrus whenever she gets too close to a wrecking ball), the musicians tend to deviate a little further, more aggressively, and with more élan than their actress counterparts. Chalk it up to their innate love of the spotlight: If there's one place where people want to stand out on the red carpet, it's the Grammys.
This often means gowns (or gown-things) look more like messes than dresses, but these days, you don't have to wear a bird on your head and drop-crotch, bedazzled, satin shorts in order to feel like you're making a statement. With gowns that are truly unique and truly beautiful, these were the looks from last night that were anything but flat.
Like this post? There's more. Get tons of style secrets, insider shopping dish, fashion news, and more on the Refinery29 Fashion Facebook page!