Moving away from her image as a teen pop idol, Miley Cyrus has tried quite a few looks in 2013, and most of them haven’t gone unnoticed. Whether she made the best dressed list or showed up at the bottom of the worst dressed list, Miley certainly made a big splash with her new style this year.

Discover the best Miley Cyrus fashion and beauty moments of 2013 along with a few less than stellar ones, and pick your favorite Miley look of the year. Even though she first cut her hair in 2012, Miley continued to rock trendy short hair looks, and make the covers of magazines in either designer gowns or skimpy leotards.

Miley Cyrus at the Clive Davis 2013 Pre-Grammy Gala

Miley Cyrus In Emilio Pucci Long Dress

One of the first and best Miley Cyrus fashion moments of 2013 came in February, at a star studded pre-Grammy Awards party. Sporting a sexy and a bit daring Emilio Pucci black dress, Miley showed off her new style, complete with bracelets, tattoos and a punk inspired hairstyle.

Miley Gets Sexy at the 2013 Teen Choice Awards

Miley Cyrus 2013 Teen Choice Awards Style

Her outfit at the 2013 Teen Choice Awards is further proof that the old Miley is gone, replaced by a stunning and self-assured your woman. In a black leather skirt apparently made of belts, Miley chanelled her fierce side. The sexy ensemble was Saint Laurent look with Bettina Javaheri earrings.

Miley Cyrus at the 2013 MTV VMAs

Miley Cyrus 2013 Mtv Vmas Style

After walking the red carpet in a bejeweled Dolce & Gabbana crop top and tight pants at the 2013 MTV VMAs, Miley made headlines on stage with her sexy dancing routine and extended tongue. While some called her performance one of the best Miley Cyrus fashion and beauty moments of 2013, the backlash was instant. Miley remained unphased and her teddy bear leotard and nude bikini have made plenty of fashion waves since.

Miley Cyrus Does SNL... Twice!

Miley Cyrus On Saturday Night Live 2013

Shortly after her much discussed VMA performance, Miley hosted Saturday Night Live and also doubled as the musical guest. The 21 year old showed off her new and confident style during the performances and even returned for a cameo the following week, in a white crop top and black high waist pants. Twerking is the most popular dance move of 2013 and it’s all thanks to her VMA performance and following SNL success.

Miley Shines on the Red Carpet

Miley Cyrus In Marc Jacobs Glitter Gown

After dealing with the controversy of her skimpy outfits and sexy dance moves, Miley Cyrus showed she can also command attention on the red carpet for all the right reasons. Her stunning Marc Jacobs gown is definitely one of the best Miley Cyrus fashion and beauty moments of 2013. Worn at the Fashion Group International’s Night of Stars, the dress helped Miley get on the best dressed list again.

Miley Cyrus Best Dressed at 2013 American Music Awards

Miley Cyrus In Versace Versus Tuxedo

Another high point in Miley’s fashion year, her all white outfit worn on the red carpet at the American Music Awards gained praise from top stylists. Her Versace Versus tuxedo, accessorized with the classic Versace gold safety pins, along with Saint Laurent black pumps and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.

Miley Rocks Print Clash at the MTV EMAs

Miley Cyrus European Music Awards 2013

At the European Music Awards, Miley smoked a joint on stage, but the event was also one of the best Miley Cyrus fashion and beauty moments of 2013. After rocking print clash on the red carpet, by matching a top adorned with images of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls with checkered boots, Miley also made a splash during her performance.

Miley’s New Bob

Miley Cyrus New Bob Haircut

After sporting short hair for most of the year, Miley decided to grow it out a bit. Her new bob, inspired by Anna Wintour’s iconic pageboy look, is definitely one of the best Miley Cyrus beauty moments of 2013. After losing the mohawk with shaved sides, Miley chose a more conservative look with a bob hairstyle with bangs, but her new look seems to be only temporary.

Miley Cyrus Rocks the Waist Bag

Miley Cyrus Chanel Waist Bag

Making a splash on both the best dressed and worst dressed list, Miley also created some impressive looks for her tour. At one of her latest concerts, in Washington DC, the singer was photographer wearing a Chanel fanny pack, a luxurious fur and furry pom-pom earrings. A total flop for street style, the look manages to work on stage better than expected.

Miley Shines at the Jingle Ball 2013

Miley Cyrus Jingle Ball 2013

Getting into the Christmas spirit but keeping her sexy attitude, Miley performed at the Jingle Ball in New York in a sparkling red top and bikini bottom. It may not be one of the the best Miley Cyrus fashion and beauty moments of 2013, but it certainly shows her commitment to her new sexy look.