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Jonas Brothers’ style evolution: From Disney drab to fashion fab

At the 2008 MTV VMAs, Joe Jonas was dating Taylor Swift and brother Nick was linked to Selena Gomez. What a difference a decade has made. Back then, the Jonas Brothers — real-life siblings Kevin, 31, Joe, 30, and Nick, 26 — were young Disney stars known for wearing purity rings, flat-ironing their hair and singing lyrics about online crushes. This time around at Monday night’s 2019 MTV VMAs — where they’re nominated for four awards and will perform on the telecast — they’ll do it as fashion-crowd favorites. “I think we proved [the fashion people] wrong; it took a few years but we got there,” says the band’s one-time stylist Michelle Tomaszewski. “Where they are today is a dream come true.” They now favor brigh ...