Lupita Nyong’o is the beautiful Hollywood “It girl” who starred in the Oscar nominated movie, 12 Years a Slave. Though her Hollywood career has only just begun, she has: 1) been nominated for several awards including the Academy Awards, 2) sat alongside the legendary Anna Wintour at the Calvin Klein’s catwalk show for NYFW F/W 2014 and, 3) been featured on the cover of many fashion magazines and in many more fashion editorials around the world. The public just can’t get enough of Lupita and neither can we.

Below, we have compiled a short list of our top 4 fabulous magazine covers and editorials featuring Hollywood latest It girl:

 

New York Magazine Spring Fashion Issue. Photo: Erik Madigan Heck

Lupita Nyong’o, New York Magazine Spring ’14 Fashion Issue. Photo: Erik Madigan Heck

Lupita Nyong’o Covers New York Magazine, Spring 2014 Fashion Issue

Nyong’o is as flawless as ever with a fresh face and bold red lips. For the cover shoot, Nyong’o posed for Erik Madigan Heck and wore a gorgeous red and white patterned dress by Stella McCartney.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dazed & Confused Feb. '14 Issue. Photo: Sharif Hamza

Lupita Nyong’o, Dazed & Confused Feb. ’14 Issue. Photo: Sharif Hamza

Lupita Nyong’o Covers Dazed & Confused, February 2014 Issue

We love that Nyong’o’s dark skin was the focus of this cover. The lighting, makeup and outfit choice were all made to accentuate her beautiful skin tone. For the cover shoot, Lupita was photographed by Sharif Hamza and styled by Robbie Spenzer in an embellished sleeveless dress from Prada’s Spring 2014 collection.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vogue Italia February 2014 Fashion Editorial. Photo: Tom Munroe

Lupita Nyong’o, Vogue Italia Feb.’14 Fashion Editorial. Photo: Tom Munroe

Lupita Nyong’o Editorial, Vogue Italia, February 2014

The editorial captured the radiance of Nyong’o’s skin, her charming smile and stunning physique.  Tom Munroe and Patti Wilson shot and styled Nyong’o for the feature.

 

Vogue Italia February 2014 Fashion Editorial. Photo: Tom Munroe

Lupita Nyong’o, Vogue Italia Feb.’14 Fashion Editorial. Photo: Tom Munroe

 

 

All four outfits shot in the Vogue Italia spread were created by Hedi Slimane for Saint Laurent. Her vintage glasses were designed by Jeremy Scott for Linda Farrow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

InStyle Magazine Dec. '13 Issue. Photo: Emma Tempest

InStyle Magazine Dec. ’13 Issue. Photo: Emma Tempest

Lupita Nyong’o Editorial, InStyle Magazine, December 2013

Nyong’o was photographed by Emma Tempest and styled by Melissa Rubini for this editorial feature. According to InStyle, the shoot was entitled “Swept Away,”  because it was focused on the beauty (Nyong’o) who “embraces the bold in a passionate mix of vibrant colors and uninhabited prints.”

InStyle Magazine Dec. '13 Issue. Photo: Emma Tempest

InStyle Magazine Dec. ’13 Issue. Photo: Emma Tempest

 

 

 

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