Fashion Flashback - Beyonce Then & Now


Beyonce (Getty, Bauer Griffin)With her consistently high-fashion, straight-off-the-catwalk, glamalicious looks these days, it's easy to forget just how far Beyonce has come since her Destiny's Child days.

Today, we took a look back through the Queen B's style history and dug up what are possibly her most cringe-worthy red carpet ensembles (did someone say bejeweled shortsuit?). But hey, every successful style journey is a rocky one. Check out these breathtaking before and after photos to have your mind totally blown. We hope you're ready for this jelly.

Then
(U.S. TABLOIDS OUT) Singer Beyonce Knowles poses backstage after an appearance on MTV's Total Request Live at MTV Studios July 12, 2006 in New York City.
(Getty)Now
Beyoncé arrives at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
(Getty)Then
2004 MTV Video Music Awards.American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida. .August 28, 2004.
(Bauer Griffin) Now
Beyonce Knowles attends the "Schiaparelli And Prada: Impossible Conversations" Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2012 in New York City.
(Getty)Then
UGG boots have been around since they were brought to the U.S. in 1978 by Brian Smith, a young Australian surfer.  Recently, celebrities have taken a liking to them, making them this winters' most trendy must-have footwear.
(Bauer Griffin)Now
Actress and singer Beyonce Knowles hosts the launch of Lorraine Schwartz&squot;s "2BHAPPY" jewelry collection at Lavo NYC on November 22, 2010 in New York City.
(Getty) Then
VH1 BIG IN 2003. UNIVERSAL AMPHITHEATRE, LOS ANGELES, CA.
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Beyonce  Knowles attends  "Beyonce: Life Is But A Dream" New York Premiere  at Ziegfeld Theater on February 12, 2013 in New York City.
(Getty) Then
"VH1 DIVAS DUETS". MGM GRAND, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA.MAY 22, 2003.
(Bauer Griffin)Now
Beyonce Knowles at the New York screening of "I AM...World Tour" at the School of Visual Arts Theatre in New York City, NY.
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