Sometimes a look on the red carpet can evoke a memory - and there were plenty such ensembles at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) this year!
There's no denying that Katy Perry's homage to Britney and Justin's very Canadian, all-denim ensembles at the 2001 American Music Awards was less than subtle, but Katy and Riff Raff are just the start.
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Amber Rose, who had her first child with rapper (and nominee) Wiz Khalifa in Feb. 2013, gave credit to her inspiration for the night, actress Rose McGowan, on Twitter.
Thank u @rosemcgowan for being a fabulous trendsetter u were truly my inspiration tonight — Amber Rose (@DaRealAmberRose) August 25, 2014
And yet, Amber was still slightly more covered up than Rose back in 1998, when she attended the VMAs on the arm of her then beau, Marilyn Manson.
But the similarities don't end there. See all of the stars who gave us déjà vu on the red carpet at one of music's biggest awards shows!
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