2023 was another year of the near-naked dress. With one key difference.

Lupita Nyong’o recently wore this maroon number by Gucci. Image: Getty.

That is … until they put on a racy dress. But while they might make a headline or two, sheer dresses just don’t have the same impact they used to. When Rihanna wore her now infamous naked dress in 2014, it was all anyone could talk about. Now, it’s just another day in Hollywood.

Given the many PR advantages of the transparent dress, it’s likely that red carpet looks will get increasingly nude from here on out.