It means something to be in Vogue, as told by Anna Wintour herself. What’s more, it means a considerable amount to be on the cover of Vogue.
In her breakout year ,Lupita Nyong’o has cinched the title as the second African woman to cover the fashion glossy. Wearing a beautiful Prada gown, she talks about everything from that cover to reminiscing back on her year so far.
Here we take a moment to count down just 15 of the many moments that led to the 12 Years A Slave actresses’ biggest moment in fashion yet. From red carpet moments to editorials and campaigns galore in no particular order, this is Lupita Nyong’o.
When she taught us how to say her name
That time she spoke at the Essence Black Women In Hollywood event
And she spoke again