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Best and worst figure skating costumes

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With the Sochi Winter Olympics comes a return to the ice rink, sequined skates and all. Often the costumes overshadow the routine — for better and for worse. Check out past fashion choices. -- By Claudine Zap

Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin
Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin of Russia perform during Festa on Ice 2010 at Olympic gymnasium on April 16, 2010 in Seoul, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
Meryl Davis and Charlie White
Meryl Davis and Charlie White perform during the Smucker's Skating Spectacular following the Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden on January 12, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat
Nathalie Pechalat (L) adjusts her headband beside Fabian Bourzat from France during their free dance in the ice dancing competition during the Figure Skating at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin, Italy, February 20, 2006. (David Gray/Reuters)
Michelle Kwan
Michelle Kwan in action in the Women's Free Program Figure Skating at the Salt Lake Ice Center during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Mike Powell/Getty Images)
Elena Grushina and Ruslan Goncharov
Elena Grushina and Ruslan Goncharov of Ukraine wait for the judges scores during the Free Dance program of the figure skating during Day 10 of the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games on February 20, 2006 at Palavela in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Johnny Weir
Johnny Weir performs his routine to "The Swan" during the Marshalls U.S. Figure Skating Challenge on December 10, 2006 at Agganis Arena in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Oksana Baiul
Oksana Baiul of the Ukraine in action in the women's figure skating competition at the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics. (Chris Cole/Allsport/Getty Images)
Nancy Kerrigan
Nancy Kerrigan in action in the Free Dance program at the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics. (Clive Brunskill/Allsport/Getty Images)
Illia Kulik
Illia Kulik of Russia wins the gold medal in the mens free skate competition at White Ring Arena during the 1998 Winter Olympic Games in Nagano, Japan. (Mike Powell /Allsport/Getty Images)
Tatsuki Machida
Tatsuki Machida of Japan performs in the men's free skating during All Japan Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena on December 22, 2013 in Saitama, Japan. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

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