With Lady Gaga's meat-made frock, the fellow VMA celebrity line-up knew that the bonkers bar had been raised. And so Katy Perry wore customised Minx nails featuring images of her fiance, Russel Brand. Apparently she requested the customised design a few days before the awards.
Created by LA-based manicurist Kimmie Kyees, the manicure of her husband-to-be's face was the latest design, following jewels, flowers, oompa lumpa's, the union jack.
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By Alice Ripman