11 Black Celebs With Bold & Beautiful Style

Beauty & Style | M. Yvette | 07/18/2014 | 03:12 PM EDT

11 Black Celebs With Bold & Beautiful Style

Anyone can pull off a pretty face, but it takes some serious confidence and guts to pull off a bold fashion sense. Herewith our list of 11 Black Celebs With Bold Beautiful Style!

11. Zendaya
The Disney Channel star is pretty much every fashion designer's dream. At only 17 years old, Zendaya is a red carpet favorite, thanks to her edgy fashion choices. Did we mention, we can't get enough of her Instagram

10. Rashida Jones 
Jones' quirky, cool nerd-chic vibe has made her a fashion favorite. She pulls this off wearing vintage ensembles and mixing feminine prints and textures. 

9. Cassie
The 27-year-old model/singer knows a thing or two about keeping up with fashion trends. From her highly imitated side-shaved coif to her body-con ensembles, the "Me and You" singer is always riding the fine line of edgy (and Diddy---allegedly). 

8. Keke Palmer
Keke has transformed from our favorite Nickelodeon star to a beautiful young woman. With a hot new chiseled body and the confidence to match, Palmer has been seen showing off a more sexy and matured fashion sense. Did you not see that Alon Livne metallic dress she wore to the 2014 BET Awards---amazing.  

7. Beyonce
Queen Bey's style has evolved over the last couple of years, and we're loving what she's showing off. Her signature look: feminine, structured pieces that always show off her curves and usually a lot of leg. Beyonce can make a basic pencil skirt and blouse look top notch sexy and uber chic, and that's what we love about her style.

6. Janelle Monae
The CoverGirl star has made her uniformed black and white look an inspiration to women who are hell bend on staying true to themselves. The Electric Lady stays suited up, rocking a chic faux hawk we've come to love.  

5. Solange
Solo is well known for stepping out in a bold blast of color, rocking tribal prints and switching up her natural hairdo at any given moment. What we love about her is her uncanny ability to make anything work, whether it be a poppy pink pants suit or a dress that shows off major leg. 

4. Ciara
With a model-esque figure and a fierce look, Ciara has seemingly transformed her fashion sense from ATL sexy tomboy to the always red carpet ready fashionista, with her simple yet structured Couture looks.

3. Rihanna
There's nothing that this Bajan beauty can't wear and pull off. From barely there selections, to tomboyish outfits, Rihanna has mastered the art of changing up her look, without losing her core image. 

2. Michelle Obama
The FLOTUS' style can be described as classy and timeless. Never afraid to show off her fabulous arms, the First Lady is all about being fashion forward, yet relatable. 

1. Lupita Nyong'o
Known for her rich, bold color choices that complement her flawless skin, Lupita has become the "it" girl of the fashion world not to mention the face of Miu Miu and Lancome Paris. Did we mention that she graced the cover of Vogue? We sense the makings of a fashion icon. 

(Photos from left: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Gucci, Jason Merritt/Getty Images, Steve Granitz/WireImage, D Dipasupil/Getty Images for BET, Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)

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