Model's ab gown turns heads on red carpet

Penny Burfitt
Lifestyle & Entertainment Producer
Elsa Hosk wowed in an ab-baring two-piece. Photo: Getty Images

One of the fashion world’s night of nights, The Fashion Awards in London, did not disappoint with red carpet looks ranging from the understated, to the bold, and the downright wacky, but it was one model’s body-baring number that made a serious splash.

Swedish stunner Elsa Hosk stepped out in a bejewelled two-piece number featuring a tiny crop top and draping skirt that left her midriff exposed to the chilly London evening.

The Swedish model was oozing 1920's glamour in the slinky look. Photo: Getty Images

The Victoria’s Secret Angel wowed the crowd in the skirt, which featured a plunging waistline that showed off her highly-chiselled abs.

The luxurious draped material and her styled updo harked back to the 1920s, but the modern crop top had the model’s foot firmly stepping into the 2020s.

She wasn’t the only one pushing the boundaries either.

Model and DJ Lady Mary Charteris wore a similar gold design to the awards night, but with more of her mid-section covered. Photo: Getty
Also glittering in gold on the night was Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Photo: Getty

The sheer, the plunging and the barely-there

This year’s carpet was dripping with the sheer, the plunging and the barely-there, as celebrities embraced trends from side flank to naked dresses.

Another VS angel gave Elsa a serious run for her money in the eyebrow-raising department.

Kiwi Victoria’s Secret model Stella Maxwell went for the trifecta in a plunging ruffled gown by Etro featuring a thigh-high split and sheer skirt that embraced the barely-there trend with aplomb.

Stella Maxwell arrived wearing a plunging lacy number at The Fashion Awards. Photo: Getty Images

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Another riding the risqué train was British beauty Daisy Lowe.

The model went for a busty boudoir look with trawling black lace cinched in by a silk corset.

Not to be outdone, another British model followed suit with a revealing look to rival all the others.

Daisy Lowe rocks a burlesque look at The Fashion Awards at Royal Albert Hall. Photo: Getty Images

ASOS DESIGN corset cage midi dress is a $110 option for the budget beauty queen. Photo: Asos

Brooklyn Beckham’s ex- Hannah Cross stepped out in a shimmering gown featuring a glittering skirt with the now customary sheer detailing exposing black high-waisted briefs.

The striking skirt was set off by a black neckline that plunged from the top and sides, showing off her abs and decolletage.

Hana Cross embraced the sheer and plunging look with the best of them. Photo: Getty Images
Naomi Campbell also dressed in silver with this racy naked dress. Photo: Getty
German fashion blogger Caroline Daur wore this slinky mesh number that showed the outline of her bodysuit. Photo: Getty

Nicole Scherzinger rounded out the daring looks with a sexy number that perfectly followed up her Pussycat Dolls reunion that ruffled feathers yesterday.

The black beaded number had the 1920s feel of Elsa’s look, paired with the nude trend that set Naomi Campbell apart this year.

Safe to say naked is the new clothes, and as a new decade approaches we can’t imagine what trend is next.

Nicole Scherzinger turned up the oomph factor in this beaded number. Photo: Getty Images
YouTuber Tamara Kalinic also got in on the sheer dress trend. Photo: Getty

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