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Vanessa Hudgens' Dress Confirms That The VMAs Are Basically Formal Coachella

How has nobody noticed this before?

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Vanessa Hudgens, queen of Coachella style, was forced to skip her annual pilgrimage to the Indio Valley this year because she was starring in a Gigi revival on Broadway.

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And despite the abundance of attention-seeking starlets in boho wear, no Coachella fashionista was able to steal Vanessa's flower crown.

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You tried, ladies.

Fortunately, Vanessa Hudgens knows what the people want.

Nay, what they need!
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Nay, what they need!

The actress-singer-hippie showed up to the VMAs dressed like a fancy Coachella fairy.

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She just swapped out a flower crown for hair jewels.

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And swapped out her ~billowy tank top~ for a ~diaphanous tea-stained gown~.

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And layered on twice as many accessories.

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Because what are the VMAs if not a formal Coachella?

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Both events are celeb-filled brandfests that are billed as the best concert of the year.

...where nobody looks half as good as Vanessa Hudgens.
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...where nobody looks half as good as Vanessa Hudgens.

Thank you, V. Hudg, for showing us the light.

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