We absolutely, positively will never get over the sheer power displayed on the red carpet of Black Panther's Hollywood premiere night. With a dress code that read "Royal Attire," guests arrived in only the finest of finery—feel free to admire the lavish array of traditional African fabrics and altogether decadent looks served hot. The film wasn't the only thing that garnered a lot of buzz (fun fact: tickets sold out so fast that even leading lady Luptia Nyong’o couldn’t get them), because the same can be said about the evening's sparkling style—below, 12 ladies whose outfits stole the spotlight!
Lupita Nyong'o stunned in a regal purple Atelier Versace that fit her like a glove.
Gotta love Angela Bassett's bright, citrine reference to Beyonce's Lemonade! That fringe!
Check out Issa Rae channeling a Roman queen in pristine pleats and draped metallic panels.
We're crazy about Janelle Monae's nod to Snow White's evil stepmother! (Remember, Disney kids?)
BRB, picking our jaws up from the floor. All eyes on Janeshia Adams-Ginyard's opulent look, please!
Yara Shahidi flaunts understated elegance in a sleek white dress.
Aisha Dee arrived simple and pretty in a demure Landero frock.
Shine on, girl! Meagan Good got the memo. Sign us up for that abundance of sequins and tassels.
The intricate, colorful beading on Angel Parker's Jovani gown is beyond exquisite.
Danai Gurira wowed in Viktor & Rolf. The vibrant contrast between bright pink and jet black will always pack a punch!
Dreamy and ethereal, Letitia Wright floated down the carpet in this dainty tulle confection.