If the Video Music Awards are any indication, our young people will continue to take their fashion seriously: i.e. no more flip-flops in posh restaurants.
Celebs mixed yesteryear's pin curls, rouged lips, and mermaid silhouettes with today's florals and A-line skirts for dressed-up, head nodding-worthy flair at Sunday night's award show.
Lady Gaga's leather Prabal Gurung gown pooled into a luxurious swirl of dotted netting on the red carpet at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Selena Gomez was maybe a little too grown up in her corset-baring, navy Atelier Versace, and Taylor Swift was pouty-lipped in a devastating, body-skimming Herve Leger.