Lupita Nyong'o (Getty)Meet Lupita Nyong'o, the Oscar-buzzy breakout star from 12 Years A Slave—and with some serious red carpet prowess, our latest style crush.
The 30 year-old actress has spent just a short time in the spotlight, but premiere after premiere she awes us with her seasoned poise and fail-proof ensembles. Of course, that radiating complexion and her daring beauty choices don't hurt one bit, either (who doesn't love a girl who can rock a hot pink lip without batting an eyelash?).
Here, we gathered our 10 favorite looks from Lupita to illustrate every reason we're fawning over her fashion—and why you should be, too.
1. She Wears Blue Like No Other
2. She Makes Eveningwear Look Regal
3. She Isn't Afraid of Bright Canary Yellow
4. Or Citrus Orange
5. She Makes an LBD Original
6. She Has Fun with Funky Silhouettes
7. And Playful Prints
8. She Knows How to Make a Basic Sheath Not So Basic
9. She Toys with Texture
10. Did We Mention She Looks Ridiculously Good in Blue?
(Getty, Bauer Griffin)See Lupita Nyong'o's lookbook: