The 40 Most Over-the-Top Celebrity New Year's Eve Outfits

New Year's resolution = looking this fabulous.

In case you've ever wondered, "Approximately how much fur, sparkles, and sequins can I pile on my body this New Year's Eve?" these celebrities already did the crucial math for you. Spoiler alert: so much. Ahead, the most sparkly, shiny, and celebratory outfits famous people have ever worn to ring in the New Year (the only thing missing is a glass of champagne).

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Carmen Electra

We start off this journey here at the beginning of the millennium with Carmen Electra in 2000: Sparkly crop top, red furry coat, and a dangling icy necklace with the letter "D" on it. Peak New Year's, but there's so much more to come.

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The Kardashians

A very familiar pose for anyone who's ever tried to take a good group photo in a bathroom on NYE: Kim, Khloe, and Kardashian finding the right light in 2009.

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Paris Hilton

Here, 2005 is all flapper feathers and a babydoll dress, because *The Zombies voice* "it's the time of the seeeason."

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Fergie

In 2010, don't even bother showing up to NYE unless you're wearing a gold encrusted mini-dress with a full-length train.

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Chloë Sevigny

A #throwback photo of me looking effortless stylish and having the time of my life (actually a photo of Chloë Sevigny at a 2008 NYE party, alas).

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Rihanna

The Abominable Snowman only wished he looked this chic.

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Nicole Richie

Sequins? Check. Mini dress? Check. The most accessible look on this entire list? Also check.

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Psy

Simply put, "YES." *puts a Mongolian lambswool vest on this year's wish list*

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Fergie

Like cracking open a geode, in dress form.

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Lady Gaga

See every "Lady Gaga at New Year's" look ever for your eternal style inspiration.

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Carmen Electra

Gold-embellished braids and shiny bodycon, lest you forgot it was NYE.

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Nicki Minaj

Pat McGrath would be *very* proud of this sparkly eyeshadow look. Slay on, Nicki.

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Jennifer Lopez

Sequined nude bodysuit and fur? Honestly, same. Here, Lopez performing at NYE 2010 in Times Square.

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Fergie

Red carpet or no, Fergie will dress for one. Here, she poses for New Year's Eve 2016 in a sheer sequined gown with a red lip.

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Demi Lovato

Wearing the classic New Yorker uniform—all black and desperately avoiding puffer jackets—here's Demi Lovato performing in Times Square.

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Laverne Cox

"What, like it's cold outside?"

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Christina Milian

Milian performing at Pitbull's NYE party in 2016 wearing a bodysuit with a black cumberbund and knee-length boots with cutouts. Who needs pants when you're this fabulous?

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Rihanna

We're guessing this dress RiRi wore back in 2006 was inspired by the NYE crystal ball in Times Square. "Shine bright like a diamond," indeed.

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Carrie Underwood

Keeping the pantsuit going strong even at the tail end of 2016, Underwood wore one in jewel tones—for that holiday feel—in Times Square.

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Kris Jenner

In which Kris Jenner is twinning with a sparkly penguin clutch (see what she did there?) back in 2011.

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Kim Kardashian

Waaaay back in 2010, Kim wore the most classic NYE outfit of all time: a low-cut sequined dress, a pair of shiny pumps, and a feathery "Happy New Year" hat. Prepare the selfie cam.

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Paris Hilton

The most early aughts New Year's dress that ever was: A sequined mini dress she wore in 2007 that simply says, "I ❤️ Paris." Keep living your best life, Paris.

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Mariah Carey

It's holiday season for Mariah Carey year-round, and here she is blessing us with this ornamental sequined mini-dress in 2010.

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Mariah Carey

In case you need further proof, here she is even further back in 2005 attending her own New Year's party in all white, floor-length fur, and body bling. So yes, every other New Year's look was cancelled that year.

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Mariah Carey

You're in the presence of greatness, and please don't forget it.

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Rihanna

Thought candy canes were over past Christmas? *Raises eyebrows* 2010 Rihanna says otherwise.

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Taylor Swift

Here, archival footage of the Old Taylor: sparkly waistcoat, a cropped top, and high waisted pants. R.I.P.

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Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga, just doing Lady Gaga.

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Victoria Justice

Mixed media—jewel tones, fur, *and* sequins—when you want to cover all your bases.

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Whitney Port

A gentle reminder that jewel tones are a perfect middle ground for those who hate wearing black but also despise sparkles.

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