Shine Like Lupita Nyong’o in a Sparkly Headband


Lupita Nyong’o has changed the game as we know it. Heralded for her chocolate velvet skin, her role in Steve McQueen’s12 Years of Slave her first year out of Yale Drama School, and her stylish steps on the red carpet, the 31-year-old has officially arrived as fashion’s IT girl. We can’t get enough of Nyong’o's red carpet style, especially her headbands. Gone are the days when a sparkly addition on your head meant that you were on your way to middle school dance—and we have Lupita to thank. Shine like the Oscar-winning actress with the sparkly headbands below:

  1. Cara Skinny Crystal Headband, available at Nordstrom for $28
  2. Shourouk Headband Kenya, available at Monnier Freres for $400
  3. Square Stone Stretch Headband, available at Ann Taylor for $49.50
  4. Dauphines of New York Wanderlust Headpiece, available at Shopbop for $180
  5. The Socialite Headwrap, available at Henri Bendel for $58
  6. Chain Link Headwrap, available at Forever 21 for $4.80
  7. ASOS Leaf Hairband, available at ASOS for $18.82
  8. Marquis Headband, available at Anthropologie for $32

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