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Worst ARIA red carpet looks are revealed 

While It’s Australian music’s biggest night of the year, it’s often the fashion blunders that leave a lasting impression with viewers watching from home.

And with Wednesday’s ARIA Awards set to be one of the best to date, the stakes are high for the stellar A-list lineup.

As the celebrities prepare their best red carpet looks, Daily Mail Australia look back at some of the biggest fashion fails of the ceremony in recent years.   

From faux fur disasters and revealing cuts, to barely-there frocks and THAT ovaries dress: The worst ARIAs red carpet looks revealed. (PICTURED: Kate Peck at the 2014 ARIAs)

On top of returning Australian celebrities Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Troye Sivan and 5 Seconds Of Summer, this year also welcomes international acts Rita Ora, Mya and  George Ezra.

Keith, who is known for his usual dapper appearance, accepted his first ARIA in 2001 in an unfortunate oversized pinstripe suit with outstretched collar.

This year the megastar is sure to look suave as the official host of the awards.

His style has improved! Keith, who is known for his usual dapper appearance, accepted his first ARIA in 2001 (PICTURED) in an unfortunate oversized pinstripe suit with outstretched collar

His style has improved! Keith, who is known for his usual dapper appearance, accepted his first ARIA in 2001 in an unfortunate oversized pinstripe suit with outstretched collar (PICTURED right with wife Nicole Kidman in 2007)

His style has improved! Keith, who is known for his usual dapper appearance, accepted his first ARIA in 2001 (LEFT) in an unfortunate oversized pinstripe suit with outstretched collar (PICTURED right with wife Nicole Kidman in 2007)

Frock horror! Swedish singer Tove Lo shocked the crowds in 2016 wearing a barely-there sheer dress with a set of ovaries printed over the groin

Frock horror! Swedish singer Tove Lo shocked the crowds in 2016 wearing a barely-there sheer dress with a set of ovaries printed over the groin

International acts in the past have landed themselves on the ‘worst dressed’ lists for their racy ensembles, including Brit Charli XCX and Swedish singer Tove Lo.

Charli XCX put on a cheeky display in 2016 when she sported a very short white pleated skirt that showed derriere.

Meanwhile, Tove Lo also shocked the crowds in a barely-there sheer frock with a set of ovaries printed over the groin. 

And it was not just the women taking fashion risks, Robbie Williams put on a bold display in a psychedelic jacket went with his crooked bow tie.

That's cheeky! British songstress Charli XCX put on a cheeky display in 2016 when she sported a very short white pleated skirt that showed derriere

That's cheeky! British songstress Charli XCX put on a cheeky display in 2016 when she sported a very short white pleated skirt that showed derriere

That’s cheeky! British songstress Charli XCX put on a cheeky display in 2016 when she sported a very short white pleated skirt that showed derriere

Wow! And it was not just the women taking fashion risks, Robbie Williams put on a bold display in a psychedelic jacket went with his crooked bow tie

Wow! And it was not just the women taking fashion risks, Robbie Williams put on a bold display in a psychedelic jacket went with his crooked bow tie

From mismatched outfits and barely-there dresses, to daring, bizarre and odd numbers, not all celebrities hit the high notes when it comes to fashion.

Last year, blonde songstress Alli Simpson lead the worst dressed by draping herself in an unflattering all-pink ensemble, which included a a sheer coat.

Other notable sartorial disasters of 2017 included the risky gowns worn by Richard Wilkins’ girlfriend Virginia Burmeiste and Imogen Anthony.

Not-so-pretty in pink? Last year, blonde songstress Alli Simpson lead the worst dressed by draping herself in an unflattering all-pink ensemble, which included a a sheer coat

Not-so-pretty in pink? Last year, blonde songstress Alli Simpson lead the worst dressed by draping herself in an unflattering all-pink ensemble, which included a a sheer coat

ARIA kidding me? Jessica Mauboy suffered her own wardrobe malfunction at the awards in 2016 when she sauntered down the red carpet in an ill-fitting patchwork-inspired silk gown

ARIA kidding me? Jessica Mauboy suffered her own wardrobe malfunction at the awards in 2016 when she sauntered down the red carpet in an ill-fitting patchwork-inspired silk gown

Daring date night: Other notable sartorial disasters of 2017 included the risky gowns worn by Richard Wilkins' girlfriend Virginia Burmeiste (pictured)  and KIIS FM's shock jock Kyle Sandilands' girlfriend Imogen Anthony

Daring date night: Other notable sartorial disasters of 2017 included the risky gowns worn by Richard Wilkins' girlfriend Virginia Burmeiste and KIIS FM's shock jock Kyle Sandilands' girlfriend Imogen Anthony (pictured)

Daring date night: Other notable sartorial disasters of 2017 included the risky gowns worn by Richard Wilkins’ girlfriend Virginia Burmeiste (L)  and KIIS FM’s shock jock Kyle Sandilands’ girlfriend Imogen Anthony (R)

KIIS FM’s shock jock Kyle Sandilands’ girlfriend Imogen also raised eyebrows in 2016 for her graffiti-style dress, which she partnered with rocker-chic accessories and teased hair.

Despite usually making the best-dressed list, Australian model and television presenter Kate Peck took a wrong turn at the 2014 ARIAs when she wore a strange two-piece ensemble that featured fluffy tufts of white fur.  

While many fashion faux pas were unplanned, Triple J hosts Matt Okine and Alex Dyson’s red carpet blunder at the 2014 ARIAs seemed entirely intentional, as they parodied musician Chet Faker and Sia’s dancer Maddie Zeigler. 

Bright and bold! Imogen also raised eyebrows in 2016 for her graffiti-style dress, which she partnered with rocker-chic accessories and teased hair

Bright and bold! Imogen also raised eyebrows in 2016 for her graffiti-style dress, which she partnered with rocker-chic accessories and teased hair

What a corker! Triple J hosts Matt Okine and Alex Dyson caused a stir at the 2014 ARIAs, with Alex impersonating musician Chet Faker and Matt dressing as dancer Maddie Zeigler

What a corker! Triple J hosts Matt Okine and Alex Dyson caused a stir at the 2014 ARIAs, with Alex impersonating musician Chet Faker and Matt dressing as dancer Maddie Zeigler

Never forget! Back in 2000, singer Marcia Hines solidified her position on the worst dressed ARIA outfits of all time when she swanned down the red carpet in a gold Glomesh-inspired jumpsuit

Never forget! Back in 2000, singer Marcia Hines solidified her position on the worst dressed ARIA outfits of all time when she swanned down the red carpet in a gold Glomesh-inspired jumpsuit

Back in 2000, singer Marcia Hines solidified her position on the worst dressed ARIA outfits of all time when she swanned down the red carpet in a gold Glomesh-inspired jumpsuit. 

Killing Heidi’s Ella Hooper turned heads for the wrong reasons in a racy metallic leotard with very racy cut-outs.

However, while many stars have pushed the boundaries of decency in the past, it was Kirin J Callinan who was issued with an obscene exposure charge for his flashing stunt wearing a kilt on the 2017 red carpet.

What's going on here? Killing Heidi's Ella Hooper turned heads for the wrong reasons in a racy metallic leotard with very racy cut-outs in 2000

What’s going on here? Killing Heidi’s Ella Hooper turned heads for the wrong reasons in a racy metallic leotard with very racy cut-outs in 2000

Daredevil! while many stars have pushed the boundaries of decency in the past, it was Kirin J Callinan who was issued with an obscene exposure charge for his flashing stunt wearing a kilt on the 2017 red carpet

Daredevil! while many stars have pushed the boundaries of decency in the past, it was Kirin J Callinan who was issued with an obscene exposure charge for his flashing stunt wearing a kilt on the 2017 red carpet

Music to our ears! Four ARIA Number One Songs will be performed by attending Aussie artists 5 Seconds of Summer (pictured), Kasey Chambers, and Dean Lewis, and English singer George Ezra.

Music to our ears! Four ARIA Number One Songs will be performed by attending Aussie artists 5 Seconds of Summer (pictured), Kasey Chambers, and Dean Lewis, and English singer George Ezra.

Four ARIA Number One Songs will be performed by attending Aussie artists 5 Seconds of Summer, Kasey Chambers, and Dean Lewis, and English singer George Ezra.

As well as being up for five awards, singer and actor Troye Sivan will present the Breakthrough Artist award.

Sink In Australian hit-maker Amy Shark leads the nominations at this year’s ceremony with nine nods, including Best Female Artist, Album of The Year for Love Monster and Song of the Year for I Said Hi.

Meanwhile, Kasey will be inducted into the ARIA hall of fame. 

The 2018 ARIA Awards will be broadcast from 7.30pm on Wednesday on Nine

 Tune in! The 2018 ARIA Awards will be broadcast from 7.30pm on Wednesday on Nine (PICTURED: Troye Sivan)

 Tune in! The 2018 ARIA Awards will be broadcast from 7.30pm on Wednesday on Nine (PICTURED: Troye Sivan)

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