Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar Dress is Absolutely Stunning

Lupita Nyong'o has been color blocking all award season and she looks fabulous tonight once again, this time in a custom Prada dress. As she said in her Ryan Seacrest red carpet interview, "It's a blue that reminds me of Nairobi." 

Nyong'o is also sporting exquisite jewelry and a headband that will surely launch a thousand editorial spreads. 


Nyong'o's color blocking has also sparked quite a few artist interpretations including the below that Nyong'o posted on her Instagram


What do you think of Nyong'o's latest shade? Nairobi blue. 

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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