Friday, May 9, 2014
Inside the Style of Lupita Nyong’o
Welcome to Hollywood, Lupita Nyong’o! As one of Hollywood’s most buzzworthy celebrities of the moment, the 12 Years a Slave star and Oscar winner has been everywhere.
From recently being named 2014's Most Beautiful Person by People to being coined the most talked about guest at the White House Correspondents Association Dinner, the Kenyan film maker and actress has not only been garnering major buzz for her acting talent, but also for her spot-on red carpet style.
So how does a virtual unknown steal the spotlight from mega stars like Brad Pitt? With oodles of talent, and bold but chic frocks of course!
In what’s been a whirlwind rise for Lupita, she hasn’t stumbled once on the step and repeat. Favoring simple silhouettes in searing shades like coral and cobalt, with a clean face and bold lip, Ms. Nyong’o
Simplicity may be her signature, but this “it girl” also brings it with her admirable affinity for prints, florals, polka dots, and leopard prints, which have all popped up on dresses, separates and accessories donned by the star.
A colorful, striped blouse and playfully printed pumps are a fun,
effortless way to add punch to your Lupita-inspired tailored basics. A little bit of print can add a lot of whimsy and lighten up the attitude of any look.
Posted by Alecia at 11:42 AM