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Inside the making of Cardi B's Grammys weekend looks

Inside the making of Cardi B's Grammys weekend looks

The Grammys return to NY this Sunday for the first time in 15 years and feature performances from nominees Kendrick Lamar, U2, Elton John, Kesha, and Pink.

One of New York's very own could be taking home some new bling.

She said she felt "good", "nervous", and "overwhelmed" at being there tonight and being nominated for both Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance for "Bodak Yellow". For this year's event, the rapper was dressed by Saudi Arabian-born, Beirut-based designer Mohammed Ashi, who said the designs Cardi's wearing this weekend took 150 hours to make. It's not like we would expect anything less from the Bronx rapper. The past year has been nothing short of success for the 25-year-old as she's made records on the Billboard charts, collaborated with several A-listers, and hit the Grammy's stage. "And our names start with a B". Her sister's gown was form-fitting, with deep V in the front and cape draping over her shoulders.




She's a former exotic dancer.

As previously reported, Cardi B and the Migos rapper got engaged in October when he popped the question at a concert in Philadelphia. "I get a little insane sometimes". He popped the question on stage at a concert in Philadelphia back in the fall. And, naturally, Cardi B did not disappoint.

For the Grammys red carpet, Carter says Ashi's custom creation is "a mix between what someone would want to do that's traditionally sexy, and what someone would want to do that's traditionally elegant".

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