January 19, 2014 12:00 AM | by Zeina Tawfik
A Closer Look at Lupita Nyong'o Red Carpet Style
If you haven't heard of Lupita Nyong'o yet, then you're missing out on a lot. Lupita Nyong'o is my latest style crush, and for those of you who don't know her, she's a Kenyan actress who's been causing so much buzz in Hollywood for her role in the movie '12 Years a Slave.' That buzz isn't only about her phenomenal acting skills, multiple awards or nominations, it's also about her stellar red carpet style. Lupita Nyong'o has been making quite the statement with her style choices lately, showing up in bold looks that highlight her pretty features. She's even starring as one of the faces of the Spring 2014 Miu Miu advertising campaign, alongside Elle Fanning, Elizabeth Olsen, and Bella Heathcote.
From Mary Katrantzou to Lanvin, the young actress just impresses us with every outfit she chooses to wear, trying out different styles, prints, silhouettes and bright colors. Her most talked about outfit to date? Definitely the red Ralph Lauren cape dress that she recently worn to the 2014 Golden Globes. Here are our favorite Lupita Nyong'o red carpet looks.