35 of Bella Hadid's wildest outfits that show off her daring style

Antony Jones/Stringer/Getty ImagesBella Hadid often takes fashion risks that pay off.

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At 23, Bella Hadid has already landed multiple Vogue covers, walked on runways for everyone from Dior to Alexander Wang, and cemented her status as one of the most sought-after models in fashion today.

In her short but already illustrious career, Hadid has also made a name for herself as a style icon, known for her bold streetwear and head-turning red-carpet looks.

Below, take a look at 35 of her most daring outfits so far.


In May 2016, Bella Hadid had one of her first major fashion moments during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival.

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesHadid attends the premiere of ‘The Unknown Girl’ on May 18, 2016.

The model wore a red, floor-length gown with a thigh-high slit and plunging neckline by Alexandre Vauthier Couture.


The model made a splash at the after-party for the 2016 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

Thibault Camus/APHadid poses on the red carpet after the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show on November 30, 2016.

Hadid – who appeared in the lingerie brand’s famous runway event for the first time that year – showed up to the after-party in a sheer Julien Macdonald dress with metallic detailing and matching strappy heels.


She rocked an edgy leather minidress, and leather evening gloves, during Paris Fashion Week in March 2017.

Julien M. Hekimian/Getty ImagesHadid poses at the launch of her collaboration with Chrome Hearts on March 4, 2017.

Hadid accessorized with fishnet stockings, open-toed heels, chunky silver chokers, and a silver cross necklace.


Hadid made headlines when she wore a lace bodysuit to the 2017 Met Gala.

Mike Coppola/Getty ImagesHadid walks the red carpet at the Met Gala on May 1, 2017.

Designed by Alexander Wang, the off-the-shoulder number featured a plunging scoop back. The model completed the look with a pair of black stilettos that blended seamlessly into her catsuit.


Later that month, Hadid stunned in another sheer look.

Arthur Mola/Invision/APHadid attends the amfAR charity gala on May 25, 2017.

The model turned heads in a one-shoulder Ralph & Russo gown made of transparent, crystal-embellished fabric draped over a sheer leotard that was half bustier top and half high-waisted bottoms.


In July 2017, Hadid wore an optical illusion on the streets of New York City.

DC/MediaPunch/IPx via APHadid steps out in New York City on July 26, 2017.

While the model looked like she was wearing red basketball shorts over black sweatpants, the unique bottoms turned out to be a single pair of track pants by Bobby Abley.


The model was spotted wearing a blue shirt with voluminous sleeves in September 2017.

Victor Malafronte/STAR MAX/IPx via APHadid steps out in New York City on September 11, 2017.

Designed by Claudia Li, her top retailed for $US995. Hadid paired the button-down with light-wash lace-up jeans and chunky black heels.


That same day, she was photographed in New York City in yet another unconventional outfit.

Victor Malafronte/STAR MAX/IPx via APHadid steps out in New York City on September 11, 2017.

The model wore a navy tracksuit by Belgian label Léo, designed by Leonneke Derksen, that was completely open on both sides, save for a few strips of cloth that held the whole ensemble together.

Hadid accessorized the sporty look with tiny rectangular sunglasses, a black fanny pack, and white Alumnae slides that retailed for $US1,050.


Two days later, Hadid showed up to a book signing for her mum Yolanda Hadid’s memoir, “Believe Me,” in a pinstripe pantsuit.

Charles Sykes/Invision/APHadid poses in a Barnes & Noble in New York City on September 13, 2017.

The model paired the navy suit, which featured knee-high slits on both pant legs, with a bright red baker boy cap by Ruslan Baginskiy.


She rocked another pantsuit at Glamour’s 2017 Women of the Year Awards.

Evan Agostini/Invision/APHadid attends the 2017 Glamour Women of the Year Awards on November 13, 2017.

The Cristina Ottaviano number included a silver beaded bustier top. Hadid accessorized with earrings and a necklace from Bulgari.


During Paris Fashion Week in January 2018, Hadid was photographed in a sheer black top, tights, and dad sneakers.

Splash NewsHadid steps out in Paris, France, on January 17, 2018.

She wore the eyebrow-raising mesh pieces under an oversized, belted grey blazer.


Two days later, she was spotted wearing a bright orange puffer jacket.

Splash NewsHadid heads to the Prada showroom in Paris on January 19, 2018.

The model completed the casual look with a cropped, long-sleeved top from Fendi and trendy tiny sunglasses.


That same week, she stepped out in Paris wearing the same tiny sunglasses.

Splash NewsHadid attends a Paris Fashion Week event on January 22, 2018.

This time, Hadid added a dramatic, floor-length trench coat, layered over an all-black ensemble.


Later that month, Hadid hit the streets of New York City in a memorable plaid trench coat by Burberry.

RW/MediaPunch/IPx via APHadid seen in New York City on January 31, 2018.

She accessorized with a black beanie and a pair of tiny red sunglasses that matched her bright red jacket.


In February 2018, the model left the Moschino fitting for Milan Fashion Week in a cropped shearling jacket by Off-White.

Splash NewsHadid leaves a Moschino fitting in Milan, Italy, on February 21, 2018.

Her fashionable yet comfortable streetwear look also included Fendi pants, Le Specs sunglasses, and a pair of Nike Air Max 97 sneakers.


In May 2018, she attended the launch party for Dior Backstage in a chic, all-black ensemble.

KGC-49/STAR MAX/IPx via APHadid arrives at the Dior Backstage launch party in London, England, on May 29, 2018.

The model rocked a black vest with no shirt underneath, a floor-length tulle skirt, oversized sunglasses, and a black beret with a delicate mesh veil that covered half her face.

She accessorized with a $US1,495 clutch by Judith Leiber Couture.


The following month, Hadid put her own spin on the “no pants” trend by wearing a see-through skirt.

DC/MediaPunch/MediaPunch/IPx via APHadid arriving at the Dior Backstage dinner on June 7, 2018.

The model attended a dinner celebrating the new Dior Backstage makeup collection in a high-cut black leotard and sheer tulle midi skirt from Dior’s Spring-Summer 2017 collection.

She brightened up the chic outfit with matching, bold red accessories including a pair of slingback, pointy-toe heels and a Dior handbag.


Also in June 2018, the model turned heads during Paris Fashion Week in a monochromatic outfit in shades of bright red.

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesHadid attends Louis Vuitton’s Menswear Spring/Summer 2019 show on June 21, 2018.

At Virgil Abloh’s first show for Louis Vuitton, the model showed up wearing one of the designer’s pieces. She accessorized the red ensemble with a light-brown fanny pack, also by Virgil Abloh for Louis Vuitton, and a pair of suede Christian Louboutin heels.


Two days later, she rocked yet another eye-catching monochromatic look.

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesHadid attends Dior Homme’s Menswear Spring/Summer 2019 show on June 23, 2018.

The model stood out from the crowd in a neon-yellow pantsuit from Dior Homme’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection.


At the Harper’s Bazaar Icons party in September 2018, Hadid’s sheer bodysuit was one of the most memorable looks of the night.

Dominik Bindl/Getty ImagesHadid walks the red carpet at the star-studded Icons party on September 7, 2018.

Hadid paired her transparent, custom Mugler jumpsuit with clear, pointy-toe heels – a standout celebrity look during New York Fashion Week.


Later that month, she wore sheer lingerie as a minidress.

Splash NewsHadid steps out in Paris on September 25, 2018.

While hosting a party for jewellery label Chrome Hearts in Paris, the model wore a bustier-style minidress under a black blazer. She completed the look with a dramatic cat eye, black tights, and a leopard-print purse.


In late October, Hadid channeled the 2000s and wore a jean bustier with matching capris.

Tibrina Hobson/Getty ImagesHadid attends the launch of her collection with True Religion on October 18, 2018.

The model paired her denim ensemble with playful accessories including big hoop earrings, a leopard-print purse, and matching pointy-toe, ankle-wrap heels.


That same month, she rocked what looked like denim pajamas in broad daylight.

Splash NewsHadid laughs during a daytime stroll with The Weeknd on October 29, 2018.

The model was spotted in New York City wearing a $US1,690 navy blue and black puffer coat from Ben Taverniti Unravel Project.

Under the jacket, Hadid wore a matching shirt and pant set that looked like it was made of a dark-wash denim-style material from afar. (The Ellie Mae pieces are actually made mostly of cotton.)


At the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show after-party in November 2018, Hadid walked the red carpet in a see-through dress.

Astrid Stawiarz/Getty ImagesHadid attends the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show after-party on November 8, 2018.

She freed the nipple in a sheer metallic dress with a plunging neckline that reached her belly button.

The slinky design featured an open back, a thigh-high slit in the front, and beaded detailing around the hips.

Hadid completed the look with metallic pointy-toe heels, a silver handbag, and ornate gemstone earrings.


The model wore an eyebrow-raising neon vest in early January 2019.

Splash NewsHadid is keeping the ‘no pants’ trend alive in 2019.

The model stepped out in New York City on January 9 wearing a shirt from Louis Vuitton x Virgil Abloh Men’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection.

The top features a neon safety vest layered over a long-sleeved button-down. Hadid accessorized with chunky dad sneakers, high-ankle socks, and diamond jewellery.


At the 2019 Met Gala, Hadid wore a daring cutout dress from Moschino designer Jeremy Scott.

Kevin Mazur/MG19/Getty Images for The Met Museum/VogueHadid attends the 2019 Met Gala.

Hadid looked elegant in a black gown with jeweled gloves and accents throughout. She paired the look with oversized jewel earrings.


Hadid turned heads the 2019 Cannes Film Festival in a red gown

Tony Barson/FilmMagicHadid attends the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.

Hadid wore a bold, red Roberto Cavalli gown that was designed with an asymmetrical jeweled neckline and cutouts around her midriff. The dress also featured a thigh-high slit.

She paired the gown with matching red earrings and gold heels.


Hadid bared her midriff at the 2019 VMAs in a neutral dress with pops of yellow throughout.

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/WireImageHadid attends the 2019 VMA.

Hadid was photographed at the awards show in a midi dress from London-based designer Charlotte Knowles. She accessorized it with jewellery from Chrome Hearts and transparent heels.


Hadid embraced the “no shirt” trend at the 2019 Savage x Fenty fashion show in 2019.

Jim Spellman/Getty ImagesHadid attends the 2019 Savage x Fenty fashion show.

The model wore a $US30 bralette from Savage x Fenty with an emerald-green suit and black heels.


In 2019, Hadid was photographed in Paris wearing a see-through tank from Virgil Abloh’s Off-White.

Marc Piasecki/GC ImagesHadid seen in Paris in 2019.

Hadid kept it casual in an all-white outfit with black combat boots while out in Paris.


While out in Paris in 2019, Hadid wore a leather jacket that was held together by tiny strings.

Marc Piasecki/GC ImagesHadid was photographed in Paris in November 2019.

Hadid wore a long leather jacket designed by Supriya Lele with no shirt underneath. She paired it with long pants that were made with an uneven waistline, and pointed leather boots.


Hadid channeled the early 2000s in a blue crop top and low-rise pants while in Paris in 2019.

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesHadid attends the Louis Vuitton Menswear Fall/Winter 2020-2021 in Paris.

Hadid wore head-to-toe Louis Vuitton to the brand’s menswear fashion show.


In 2020, Hadid was photographed wearing a denim top that was held together by safety pins.

Edward Berthelot/GC ImagesHadid in Paris in 2020.

Hadid went for a daring yet laid-back look in a crop top, oversized denim blazer, mustard-yellow jeans with black laces along the leg, and a colourful beret. She paired her look with a denim handbag and black boots.


Hadid channeled the early 2000s again when she wore an all-denim outfit for Balenciaga’s runway show during Paris Fashion Week in March.

Pierre Suu/Getty ImagesHadid attends the Balenciaga fashion show in Paris in March.

Hadid wore an unbuttoned denim skirt with a tan crop top underneath, baggy cargo jeans, a $US2,550 Balenciaga trench coat, and square-toed black boots.


At the 2020 VMAs, Hadid wore a sheer bodysuit with black trousers.

Jeff Kravitz/MTV VMAs 2020/Getty Images for MTVHadid attends the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards.

Hadid wore the $US620 off-the-shoulder Nensi Dojaka bodysuit with $US895 pleated trousers and chain-heeled sandals.


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