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Eurovision: The Most Memorable Outfits Of All Time

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12/05/2016 1:20 AM AEST | Updated 12/05/2017 12:46 AM AEST

Eurovision is known as much for the, shall we say, questionable costumes as it is for the music.

In the lead up to the 2017 grand finale, we take a look back at the outfits burned forever into our memories - from success story Abba, to... er, everyone else.

Never forget.

  • Bucks Fizz from Britain, 1981
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    All the (primary) colours of the rainbow. 
  • Verda Serduchka from Ukrania, 2007
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    Disco ball-meets-WW2 garrison caps. We'll be in the bunker.
  • D'Nash from Spain, 2007
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    This is 10 years too late to even be acceptable, guys.
  • Jedward from Ireland, 2011
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    That hair. 
  • Jedward again, 2012
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    Back again, in silver armour. 
  • Ruslana from Ukraine, 2004
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    Ruslana: "So there's this TV show called "Xena: Warrior Princess'..."

    Costumer: "Say no more."
  • Scooch from Britain, 2007
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    Britney's Toxic costume went to Butlin's and it didn't quite come back the same person.
  • Abba from Sweden, 1974
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    Velvet, yaaas. Ruffles, yaaaaas. Chained shoulder pads, YAAAAS.
  • Eric Papilaya from Austria, 2007
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    Is this some kind of metaphor? The Austrian singer rising like a sequined phoenix out of the flaming ashes of dead dancers? WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?
  • Yohanna from Iceland, 2009
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    Frozen before Frozen was even Frozen.
  • Jordan from Britain, 2005
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    Ok so technically she didn't make it through to the actual show, but Jordan - aka Katie Price's bid for Eurovision glory in a latex catsuit with sparkly corset while heavily pregnant is TV history.
  • Sakis Rouvas from Greece, 2004
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    Simon Cowell prepares his strippers for attack.
  • Nina Kraljic from Croatia, 2016
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    So metallic. So futuristic. 

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