Reflect back on the celebrities who made headlines for their red-carpet hits and misses of 2012.
If you’re Madonna and you plan to stage the most fashionable Super Bowl halftime show in years, there’s only one way to kick it off: Perform the 1990 smash hit “Vogue” as classic Vogue covers are projected on stage. The Queen of Pop’s performance featured numerous costume changes and included Givenchy couture, Bulgari jewelry, custom stretch leather Miu Miu boots and a glittering headpiece by star milliner Philip Treacy. But all was almost overshadowed when rapper M.I.A. had a “finger malfunction” during the show and accidentally flipped off everyone who was watching. (February)
Red Carpet Disaster
Nicki Minaj arrived at the Grammys in a Versace-designed Red Riding Hood cloak with what failed to be 2012’s hottest accessory: a pope impersonator. (February)