This year at the 2018 MTV VMAs, heads were turning all over the place right from the beginning, when Cardi B got the red carpet festivities started with red carpet host Winnie Harlow. Then, there were more fireworks thanks to the shiny metallics on display from Video Vanguard Award recipient Jennifer Lopez, musicians Chloe and Halle, and Moonperson presenter Karlie Kloss. And between Kylie Jenner‘s all-white suit ensemble and Millie Bobby Brown‘s chic all-black jumpsuit look, monochromatic balance was restored to the rest of the red carpet. See the best and boldest looks from the red-carpet and pre-show at the 2018 VMAs in New York, below. And to see what every major celebrity wore, we have the full roundup here.