Oscars Fashion: Lupita Nyong'o Wears Sky Blue Prada

Lupita Nyong'o Oscars Red Carpet - P 2014
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Lupita Nyong'o Oscars Red Carpet - P 2014

The "12 Years a Slave" nominee stunned in a pleated Grecian gown with a matching mani.

The time has come: 12 Years a Slave nominee and fashion's "it" girl Lupita Nyong'o has arrived at the Oscars for her big red-carpet moment.

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The actress, styled by Micaela Erlanger, was a complete stunner in a pleated, powder-blue Grecian gown custom designed by Prada, with a matching mint mani, which she teased on Instagram. Pleats were also a hit on the New York Fashion Week runway this season.

On the carpet, the Kenyan star said, "The blue reminded me of Nairobi."