03/15/2013 02:58 EDT | Updated 03/17/2013 12:35 EDT

World Figure Skating Championships 2013: The Most Memorable Figure Skating Costumes


As the 2013 World Figure Skating Championships kick into high gear in London, Ontario this weekend, anxious figure skating fans are wondering: Who will take home gold? Will Kaetlyn Osmond land the triple salchow?

And most importantly, what will they wear?

Figure skaters are both athletes and style stars, with their costumes often receiving as much buzz as their fancy footwork.

And there’s been plenty of buzz over the years, from U.S. Olympian Johnny Weir’s characteristically flamboyant garb to controversial costumes that ‘pay homage’ to certain cultures.

From totally inspired to totally outrageous, check out our picks for some of the most memorable figure skating costumes ever.

What do you think? Who wins gold for best costume?

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