Nearly naked dresses: the good, the bad and the downright horrific

Bringing you the 20 most nipple-slipping, bum-revealing dresses of all time...


by Hannah Brimson |
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Sheerly does it! Or NOT should we say...


Nearly naked dresses: the good, the bad and the downright horrific

Adriana Lima1 of 20

Adriana Lima

Sexy undies and a dinnerlady hairnet. Well it is Givenchy darrrling

Alexandra Burke2 of 20

Alexandra Burke

She's a big fan of a see-through gown, but maybe it's not the best choice if you wanna wear Spanx...

Ariana Grande3 of 20

Ariana Grande

It's a stage outfit, so it kinda works for Ari

Daisy Lowe4 of 20

Daisy Lowe

Ever heard of the phrase "leave something to the imagination"?

Ella Eyre5 of 20

Ella Eyre

Luckily the flower detail of Ella Eyre's gown meant those nips were covered. But only just, mind

Jada Pinkett-Smith6 of 20

Jada Pinkett-Smith

The see-through top and more covered up bottom half makes this JUST about acceptable. We did say just

Lady Gaga7 of 20

Lady Gaga

This looks a helluva pain in the bum if Gaga needs the loo

Lauren Pope8 of 20

Lauren Pope

Back in the day, Popey favoured wearing just a strip of material on the red carpet

Leigh Lezark9 of 20

Leigh Lezark

Well if you could have sequinned boobs, why wouldn't you eh?

Lizzie Cundy10 of 20

Lizzie Cundy

If you're going to brave a sheer dress, just make sure you've got a bra on...

Mary Charteris11 of 20

Mary Charteris

Mod bod and Delevingne BFF Mary adds suede ankle boots and relaxed locks, managing to pull off her sheer number perfectly

Miley Cyrus12 of 20

Miley Cyrus

Miley's been channelling her Blue Peter days by crafting this duct tape creation. Never mind sideboob, this is ALL BOOB

Millie Mackintosh13 of 20

Millie Mackintosh

The cleverly positioned panel at the front of her dress makes Millie's French Connection maxi somehow work

Sinitta14 of 20


Gather up your leftover Christmas doilies and you could create....this

Zara Martin15 of 20

Zara Martin

No offence Zara, but this get-up just seems to be a mish mash of sequins in all the wrong places

Taylor Swift16 of 20

Taylor Swift

Just how incred does Tay Tay look in her Victoria's Secret lacy number? Taylor's made a lot of teenage boys very happy indeed...

Taryn Manning17 of 20

Taryn Manning

Have the pesky Orange Is The New Black prisoners got their hands on half of Taryn's dress?

Rita Ora18 of 20

Rita Ora

Sew together all your old tap dancing costumes along with some flesh coloured tights, and this is what you get

Naomi Grossman19 of 20

Naomi Grossman

Proof that a dress should NEVER be fashioned out of an old body stocking

Rihanna20 of 20


When Rihanna wore THIS Adam Selman dress at the CFDA Fashion Awards last year, the world's jaws dropped simultaneously. There's no denying Ri-Ri's bod is smokin' hot

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