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38 Photos Of Miley Cyrus’s Style Evolution Through The Years

When it comes to style, Miley Cyrus is no stranger to daring outfits. The singer from Franklin, Tennessee, began her career starring in the Disney show Hannah Montana which saw her rise to fame as a teen idol. The early days of her career were marked by simple outfits and cowboy boots: not surprising considering her southern roots. But then the sweet little country girl suddenly turned into a fearless and daring pop star who started pushing all the boundaries. After the wild phase, the 25-year-old singer then made yet another change. After releasing her sixth studio album Younger Now, and landing a judging role on The Voice US, Miley toned down her style as well as her music.

Her transformations have been one of the most dramatic and shocking ones ever. Here’s a quick rundown through the years, courtesy of Insider, that will give you a complete picture of how Miley Cyrus’ sense of style has changed over time.

2006: Miley Cyrus in a suit jacket and jeans at her first red carpet appearance at a Disney Channel press event at Splashlight Studio


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2006: She accompanied her dad, country singer Billy Ray Cyrus, to the Country Music Awards in a colorful, mermaid-style gown


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2006: Pure white with silver beads and small heels was the attire of choice for the 14-year-old at the American Music Awards


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2007: Blue sequined shirt and blue boots when she performed as Hannah Montana at the “Good Morning America” summer concert series


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2007: For her first Teen Choice Awards ceremony she wore a whimsical sequined dress. She won Choice TV Actress and Choice Summer Music Star


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2008: Dark-haired Miley attended the premiere of Disney’s Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert, in another sequined dress


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2008: Miley looking very sleek in a gorgeous red gown at the Oscars


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2008: Knee-high purple suede boots and a yellow flowy top made quite the combo at Disney’s Concert of Hope


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2008: Sequins again at the Teen Choice Awards, paired with gorgeous boots


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2008: She performed at the American Music Awards in a black and gold sequined dress


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2009: The sequins were missing from her Golden Globes outfit; instead the singer went for an elegant John Varvatos white gown


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2009: She went big for the Academy Awards wearing a scalloped Neil Lane dress that got her on many best-dressed lists


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2009: Posing with her dad in a short Herve Leger dress at the London premiere of Hannah Montana: The Movie in April


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2009: The Teen Choice Awards saw the then 17-year-old Miley in a white tank and a mini skirt with a ton of accessories


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2010: Herve Leger dresses were one of her favorites as she wore another one for the Grammys


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2010: At the Academy Awards with boyfriend Liam Hemsworth, Miley wore a shimmering Jenny Packman dress, which later became one of her most iconic looks


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2010: At the Rock in Rio festival in Madrid, Miley rocked a bodysuit that looked more like a bathing suit, even though she paired it with a jacket for part of the performance


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2011: She started 2011 with a very bohemian look dressed in flared jeans and a floral kimono for the premiere of Justin Bieber: Never Say Never


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2011: Miley continued with her hippie look wearing a floral dress at the Kids’ Choice Awards. She won Favourite Movie Actress for her performance in The Last Song


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2012: Once again accompanied by Liam Hemsworth, Miley wore a cream dress with rainbow accents to the People’s Choice Awards


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2012: She went for old Hollywood glamour in a gray and glimmer gown at one of the many Oscars parties she and Liam attended



2012: With her ombre bob and crop tops she became somewhat of a hair and style icon. She wore all black to The Hunger Games premiere



2012: Miley attended the Billboard Music Awards in a white suit dress and voluminous hair


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2012: In one of the most drastic transformations, she had a platinum blonde pixie at the MTV Video Music Awards which contrasted nicely with her black gown


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2012: Full punk with lots of spikes and leather at the”VH1 Divas” concert


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2013: A busy jumpsuit was the perfect match for the new Miley at the Billboard Music Awards


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2013: The infamous mouse unitard with a skin colored two piece under it was what the pop star wore at the MTV Video Music Awards


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2014: Her Bangerz tour started in February and the glittery and sequined unitards became the theme. This one referenced her marijuana habit at the time


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2014: Miley performed at Sunrise at the Sydney Opera House wearing bright colors and equally wild accessories


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2014: She hosted the MTV Video Music Awards in a wide array of wacky outfits, including this pink “do it” dress paired with a pig snout bow


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2015: Miley wore one of the boldest and most revealing outfits at the VMA’s red carpet


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2015: Twenty-three-year-old Miley wore a flower outfit to the Hilarity for Charity’s 4th Annual Variety Show, where she took part in giving James Franco a Bar Mitzvah


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2015: Wearing Princess Leia buns at Netflix’s “A Very Murray Christmas” event in December. Miley said she wanted this to be her last red carpet appearance.

“[A year ago] I had to do the [‘A Very Murray Christmas’] premiere, and I will never do a red carpet again,” she told Elle. “Why, when people are starving, am I on a carpet that’s red? Because I’m ‘important’? Because I’m ‘famous’? […] That’s not how I roll. It’s like a skit — it’s like ‘Zoolander.'”

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2016: In October, the singer campaigned for Hillary Clinton in a very patriotic outfit, with a skirt that looked like a towel



2017: She continued making political statements with her appearance at the Los Angeles Women’s March in January, wearing an outfit promoting her Happy Hippie foundation.


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2017: Miley dialed it back a few notches when she released her new music. She went for a casual look with longer locks at the Billboard Music Awards


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2017: Her love for sequins continues! Sparkly Miley performed at the iHeartRadio Music Festival


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2017: Miley said she wanted to start dressing more “normal” during the first episode of The Voice US season 13

She said she was “trying to tone it down this season.” Adam Levine, who is also a judge on the show, said that her looking normal was “kind of freaking him out.” Miley responded by thanking him. “Thank you. That’s what I’m going for,” she said.


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If you are interested in another star’s style transformation, check out how actress Kaley Cuoco has changed over the years.

From: thisisinsider