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Lupita Nyong'o's best red carpet moments

Bobby Schuessler is a New York City-based fashion and beauty writer, contributing to brands like E!, Us Weekly, Glamour, Lucky, Men's Health and of course, SheKnows.

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After her breakout role in 12 Years A Slave, we haven't been able to take our eyes off of Lupita Nyong'o — not just because of her acting chops, but her style chops, too. Check out her best-ever red carpet moments right here, right now.

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Very sweet, yet sophisticated at GQ's Men Of The Year party.


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This is like the femme version of a menswear-inspired tuxedo.


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Does it get any more adorable than this? An oversize bow and pockets? J'adore!


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You can't go wrong with a classic Carolina Herrera knee-length dress.


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This Mary Katrantzou dress is perfect for spring.


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And her shining moment — the Ralph Lauren cape dress at the Golden Globes. Honestly, no words on this one. Speechless.


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So subtly sexy in Calvin Klein at the Critics' Choice Movie Awards.


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Gorgeous in Gucci at the SAG Awards.


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There's something so effortlessly glam about this asymmetrical Stella McCartney dress.


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She's getting ready for Oscars gold!

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