The Boldest Fashion Statements of Cardi B’s Career

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As Cardi B approaches her 30th birthday on October 11, 2022, it’s worth taking a moment to appreciate the many daring looks she has rocked throughout her career. From her iconic archival Mugler gown at the 2019 Grammy Awards, which was inspired by the “Birth of Venus,” to her bold graphic-printed dress with chest cut-outs that she wore to the 2016 VH1 Hip Hop Honors, Cardi B knows how to make a statement with her fashion choices. With each new appearance, she continues to push the boundaries and inspire us all to express ourselves fearlessly through fashion.

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Cardi B, a popular artist known for her hit song “Bodak Yellow,” made her debut appearance on the VH1 reality series “Love Hip Hop” before she released the single in 2017. During the VH1 Hip Hop Honors award show, Cardi B made a bold fashion choice by pairing an eye-catching dress with a painted jean jacket and simple black pumps, which elevated her daring look. Later in 2017, at the BET Hip Hop Awards, Cardi B showed up in a stunning low-cut silver dress adorned with sequins. Her unique style has become one of her trademarks in the entertainment industry.

Cardi B attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2017

Cardi B was spotted at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 donning a unique dress that had a high-low hemline. The back of the dress trailed behind her, while the front was extremely short. During her first pregnancy, she also made an appearance at the 2018 Met Gala, where she wore an outfit that was inspired by the theme of the event, “Heavenly Bodies.”

Cardi B attends the Met Gala 2018

Cardi B made a stunning appearance at the highly-anticipated Met Gala in 2018, where she donned an elegant white beaded gown and headpiece designed by Jeremy Scott of Moschino. This was her debut at the glamorous event, and the singer embraced the theme of Catholicism with her outfit. In the next year’s event, Cardi B chose to wear a striking red gown with statement jewels that added extra sparkle to her already dazzling look. Her Met Gala fashion choices have been nothing short of impressive.

Cardi B in red gown with extensive train at the Met Gala.

Cardi B made quite the statement at the 2019 “Camp: Notes on Fashion” Met Gala with her extravagant Thom Browne outfit. It took an impressive 2,000 hours to make and was adorned with 30,000 coque feathers that were burned and dyed for a unique look. The rapper also turned heads at the 2019 Grammy Awards in an archival Mugler gown that was inspired by the “Birth of Venus.”

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Cardi B wore a stunning pearl-covered gown at the 2019 Grammy Awards, giving the impression that she was emerging from a shell. To complete her unique fashion statement, she added a towering pearl headpiece and light pink opera-length gloves. Her efforts paid off when she became the first solo woman to win the best rap album award in Grammys history later that night. At the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, Cardi B took inspiration from Cher and rocked a yellow midriff-baring look.

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