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MIA's Burqa

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British singer MIA wore a burqa to walk to the arrivals red carpet at the 2010 Spike Scream Awards, and later shed the robe for her performance in favor of a purple-and-yellow sequin look and a blue wig. Stylelist speculates that her earlier appearance was a statement on the burqa ban in France—"MIA's version of the conservative Islamic garment also contained bold and colorful graphics, including a big heart scrawled with the words, 'I Love You.'" [Stylelist]