Loading...
Simply Chic Simply Chic Blog Home

Buttocks and female breast nipples banned from this year's Grammy Awards

Grammy Awards implement dress code.

By Kim Anne Feb 7, 2013 7:11PM

Photos: Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic/Getty Images, Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images, Sam Levi/WireImage/Getty Images
The Grammy Awards tend to be the show that celebrities go crazy in the wardrobe department, but this year, a dress code warning has been issued to those attending. 

According to Buzzfeed, CBS Program Practices, who will air the awards show this Sunday, February 10, has issued a “Wardrobe Advisory” to those who plan to attend the show. 

The email reads the following:

“CBS Program Practices advises that all talent appearing on camera please adhere to Network policy concerning wardrobe.

Please be sure that buttocks and female breasts are adequately covered. Thong type costumes are problematic. Please avoid exposing bare fleshy under curves of the buttocks and buttock crack. Bare sides or under curvature of the breasts is also problematic. Please avoid sheer see-through clothing that could possibly expose female breast nipples. Please be sure the genital region is adequately covered so that there is no visible 'puffy' bare skin exposure. Please avoid commercial identification of actual brand name products on T-shirts. 

More from Living: The top Grammys gowns of all time

Foreign language on wardrobe will need to be cleared. OBSCENITY OR PARTIALLY SEEN OBSCENITY ON WARDROBE IS UNACCEPTABLE FOR BROADCAST. This as well, pertains to audience members that appear on camera. 

More from Living: The most unforgettable Grammys performances

Finally, The Network requests that any organized cause visibly spelled out on talent's wardrobe be avoided. This would include lapel pins or any other form of accessory.”

Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesThe dress code is creating a lot of buzz in the media world, considering some of the scandalous outfits that have graced the red carpet in past years. From Rihanna to Jennifer Lopez in that infamous green Versace dress, the outfits at the Grammys have always caused a stir. But the question remains, will the warning to avoid problematic “thong type costumes” and the request for no “puffy bare skin exposure” be followed? We shall see, but we’re thinking this will only make attendees want to up the ante even more!Photos: Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic/Getty Images, Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images, Sam Levi/WireImage/Getty Images

 

Tell us: Do you think celebs dress too scandalously at the Grammys?

Photos: Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic/Getty Images, Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images, Sam Levi/WireImage/Getty Images

Bing: Extreme Grammys fashion

More from Simply Chic:
Do women really age more quickly than men?
Khloe Kardashian's best makeup advice
The most "OMG, WHAT!?" looks from London Men's Fashion Week

188Comments
Feb 14, 2013 1:05PM
avatar
It is amazing what these Hollywood types will do to get attention and lower themselves. Good for the network.
Feb 13, 2013 7:06PM
avatar
they should be band the problem is all these females celebs are trying to come close to naked as they can because they want the world to see thier bodies but they dont want to do porn because it will ruin them so there trying to display some kind of communcation between there fans for example rihanna i think she allowed that video out on purpose and then had the nerve to get phony mad like somebodys madd at her and trying to get her when shes the one that allowed herself to be taped nobodies stupid here "THE AMERICAN ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY IS REALLY GETTING OUT OF HAND IF YOU WANT TO SHOW PEOPLE YOUR BODY DO IT ON FILM OR GO PORN STOP THINKING PEOPLE ARE STUPID" I LOVE YALL BUT YOU FEMALE CELEBS ACT SO STUPID AT TIMES HOPE ONE OF YOU ARE READING THIS  
avatar
And they still allow Camel toes and males wearing cod pieces?
avatar
I only watched  to get a look see/peek... So what now the ladies have to leave the aforementioned parts home or what?
Feb 12, 2013 12:07AM
avatar
I'm shocked every time I see myself naked..............shocked I tell you.
Feb 11, 2013 1:49PM
avatar
Thank you to those who enforced those rules. Finally, a good law in this world. These celebrities like to act like prostitutes and don't seem to realize that not everyone wants to see all of that and that there are children watching the show. 
Feb 10, 2013 5:40PM
avatar
I like your comment you hit the nail on the head.  thanks
Feb 10, 2013 7:43AM
avatar
Sex will always sell, always has, always will.
Report
Please help us to maintain a healthy and vibrant community by reporting any illegal or inappropriate behavior. If you believe a message violates theCode of Conductplease use this form to notify the moderators. They will investigate your report and take appropriate action. If necessary, they report all illegal activity to the proper authorities.
Categories
100 character limit
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?

beauty tips and style advice

  • 1

    The 24 most unforgettable wedding dresses in television history

    From Monica, Rachel, and Phoebe on Friends to Blair and Serena on Gossip Girl, here are the most memorable wedding dresses to grace the small screen.

  • 1

    Fashion trends not to try on your wedding day

    If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, then fashion is the close friend who completes her circle. Style is unique to each and every one of us, but trends come and go to serve as fun ways to spice up our everyday looks or ways to try out something altogether new and bold. Even bridal wear captures trends each season (hello crop tops!), but brides to be must remember that just because it is being sold, does not mean that it is meant to be worn on one of the most important days of your life. This summer, fashion has a slew of great seasonal fads, but most of them just do not work for a wedding. If you’re on the fence about how trendy to be for your wedding day, here are five pieces to avoid during your wedding festivities.

  • Weird beauty ingredients

    10 weird beauty ingredients that kind of creep us out

    We've done some strange things in the name of beauty (a butt facial for one), but these powerful ingredients would make us gag — if they didn't work so damn well.

  • g1

    10 fall pieces you should be buying—and wearing—right now

    The redeeming factor of summer, sadly, not being endless? New seasons require a different wardrobe, and there’s no time like the present to start your fall shopping. With autumn creeping up, I already know the boots and sweaters I’ll be heaving out of the stuffed containers under my bed that I think of fondly as my second closet…but there’s always room for fresh blood. I quizzed Shopbop’s fashion director, Elle Strauss, for help with getting the best strategy in place. Herewith, the 10 pieces she suggests picking up now (plus chic ideas for how to start incorporating them into your current closet).

  • g1

    The 6 denim essentials every woman should own

    We may have one more month left in summer, but pretty soon you’re going to have to start thinking about fall outfits. And what’s a bigger fall wardrobe workhorse than denim? Audit your closet to see if you own these jean essentials, and if not, consider adding them to your fall shopping list.

  • How often you should get a pedicure

    All your beauty timing questions answered

    Maybe this sounds familiar: You fall in love with a sweet new face scrub and love it so much that you use it, oh, every day. Morning and night. Until your skin breaks out in protest. Or perhaps you’re in the once-a-year pedicure camp, and have to spend hours pumicing your callouses before even thinking about polish. Well, the laissez-faire approach stops now. It's not just which products you choose—but how often you deploy them. Here’s a quick rundown of how frequently you should be doing various at-home treatments.

follow us
follow us follow us on facebook follow us on pinterest follow us on twitter
buzzing now on msn living
Loading...
about our blog contributors
Loading...
style videos
editor's picks
Loading...