Lupita Nyong'o's Style Is Killer, and Here are 15 Reasons She's Your Next Icon

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If you haven't seen 12 Years A Slave yet, you should do that. (We'll wait.) You should also really acquaint yourself with 12 Years A Slave's female lead, Lupita Nyong'o. She delivers a performance in that movie that'll knock you out of your seat (it generated almost instant Oscar buzz).

This is Nyong'o's first big year in the Hollywood spotlight — and the girl is rocking it. She's already inspired the praise of Oprah, as well as our undying love.

We have a feeling that Nyong'o sticks around for a long long time, and not only because she's a talented actress — but also because she's quickly turning into a style icon. Although this woman may be new to the scene, she is working it. Behold the proof.

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