Hollywood's new sweetheart and Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has just been named People magazine's Most Beautiful Woman 2014. To celebrate this, take a look back at her best red carpet looks! Not only has this beauty got serious acting chops, she can give anyone a run for their money in the style stakes...
Wearing a Veronica Beard jumpsuit to the Toronto premiere of The Invisible Woman.
At the New York premiere o 12 Years A Slave in a blue Roland Mouret dress and Louboutin heels.
To the LA premiere of 12 Years A Slave, Lupita chose this Miu Miu dress.
Across the pond at the London premiere of 12 Years A Slave, Lupita wore this black figure hugging dress by Christopher Kane.
She wore this floor length J Mendel dress to the Hollywood Film Awards Gala in late 2013.
Lupita shines in this Chanel ensemble she wore to the MoMA's 6th Annual Film Benefit in New York.
Wearing this floating black and white dress by Lanvin at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards.
At the 2013 GQ Men Of The Year party in New York, Lupita chose this cut out dress by Cushnie et Ochs.
Looking sophisticated in this tuxedo style dress by Prabal Gurung at the Academy's Governors Awards.
Lupita looks radiant in this gorgeous Lanvin dress at the Gotham Independent Film Awards.
Lupita sparkles in this bold red dress by Elie Saab at the French premiere of 12 Years A Slave.
Wearing Elie Saab again, this time to the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala.
Wearing a black Proenza Schouler cut out dress to a W magazine party in California.
In a colourful Carolina Herrera dress at the AFI Awards luncheon.
To the Film Independent Spirit Awards nominees brunch, Lupita chose this matching Peter Pilotto top and shorts.
In a long sleeved Altuzarra dress to the Los Angeles Critics Association Awards.
The actress chose to wear this bold printed dress by Mary Katranzou to DuJour magazine's pre Golden Globes party.
At this year's Golden Globes, she turned heads in this stunning Ralph Lauren gown.
Wearing Gucci to the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
She later changed into this cute mini dress by Valentino for the SAG Awards after party.
To the Producers Guild of America Awards, Lupita chose this Stella McCartney dress.
In a Dior gown for the Academy Awards Nominees Lunch.
Lupita shone in this emerald green gown by Dior at the BAFTA's.
To the LA premiere of Non-Stop, Lupita chose this copper coloured dress by Lanvin.
Lupita wore this Stella McCartney creation to the LoveGold event in LA.
Attending the Essence Black Women In Hollywood lunch, Lupita wore this top and skirt by Giambattista.
In a Michael Kors dress to the Women in Film Pre-Oscar party.
Wearing a Stella McCartney playsuit to the Independent Spirit Awards.
Lupita blew away the competition at the Oscars - not only did she win the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, she outshone everyone on the red carpet in this gorgeous Prada dress.
At the Vanity Fair after party, Lupita changed into this glamorous Miu Miu dress.
At the Fresh Faces party in LA, Lupita wore this Giambattista Valli Couture dress.
Lupita went all out in Chanel at the MTV Movie Awards.
Lupita really has got everything going for her. Not only am I excited to see what acting roles she takes in the future, but more importantly, I can't wait to see what outfits she is wears at their premieres.
Lots of love,
Photos by Rex Features