It’s always fun to see a summer red carpet, particularly at an event as typically playful as the Teen Choice Awards. The event — and its attendees — are young enough and fun enough to make for an exciting and fashion-forward showing.
Things we normally look forward to: Lea Michele, whose style has been excelling almost as quickly as her career; Selena Gomez, whose outfits are always adorable; and of course, the Gossip Girls, who consistently bring us sartorial greatness. Unfortunately, last night’s awards ceremony was full of strange patterns and awkward colors, and left us wondering: is this really what the kids are wearing these days? Or is it just bad?