10 Reasons We Adore Lupita Nyong'o's Style


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
Actress Lupita Nyong&squot;o attends the "12 Years A Slave" premiere during the 51st New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center on October 8, 2013 in New York City.

2. She Makes Eveningwear Look Regal
Actress Lupita Nyong'o arrives at the '12 Years A Slave' Premiere during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival Princess of Wales Theatre on September 6, 2013 in Toronto, Canada.

3. She Isn't Afraid of Bright Canary Yellow
Red carpet arrivals at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills on October 21, 2013. Pictured: Lupita Nyong'o.

4. Or Citrus Orange
Actress Lupita Nyong'o attends the Fox Searchlight TIFF party during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival at Spice Route on September 7, 2013 in Toronto, Canada.

5. She Makes an LBD Original
Actress Lupita Nyong&squot;o attends the Accenture Gala ahead of the premiere of "Twelve Years A Slave" during the 57th BFI London Film Festival at the Langham Hotel on October 18, 2013 in London, England.

6. She Has Fun with Funky Silhouettes
Actress Lupita Nyong'o of '12 Years A Slave' poses at the Guess Portrait Studio during 2013 Toronto International Film Festival on September 7, 2013 in Toronto, Canada.

7. And Playful Prints
Actress Lupita Nyong'o arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of '12 Years A Slave' at Directors Guild Of America on October 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

8. She Knows How to Make a Basic Sheath Not So Basic
Lupita Nyong'o attends the Miu Miu show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2014 at Palais d'Iena on October 2, 2013 in Paris, France.

9. She Toys with Texture
Actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Grey Goose vodka dinner for 'The Invisible Woman' during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival at Momofuku at the Shangri La on September 9, 2013 in Toronto, Canada.

10. Did We Mention She Looks Ridiculously Good in Blue?
Lupita Nyong&squot;o attends "Shakespeare&squot;s Romeo And Juliet" Broadway opening night at The Richard Rogers Theater on September 19, 2013 in New York City.
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