10 things to know about Lupita’s stylist

Ever wondered who’s behind Lupita’s impeccable style? Her stylist for the past one year has  successfully helped Lupita in getting on best dressed lists.  Meet Micaela Erlanger, Lupita’s 28 year old fashion stylist, and here are 10 cool facts we dug up on her:

  1. Erlanger is the third most powerful stylist in the world according to Harper’s Bazaar.
  2. She has famously dressed Lupita from the start of her movie career to her Oscar winning “Nairobi Blue” gown that dazzled the world.
  3. Micaela met Lupita through “Downton Abbey” actress Michele Dockery while they were filming the movie ‘Non Stop“. From then on her looks have had her on the best dressed list non-stop.
  4. The first time she met Lupita she was impressed by her grace, beauty, and interest in fashion.
  5. She graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BA in design and management.
  6. She spent 6 years working for fashion stylist, the late Annabel Tollman as a senior stylist and assistant. Tollman dressed the likes of Scarlett Johansson, Mary-Kate Olsen, and Shakira.
  7. Her other clients include Olivia Munn, Michele Dockery, and Winona Ryder.
  8. She is an absolute perfectionist and pays close attention to detail.
  9. Erlanger is constantly inspired by her clients and how they wear their clothes.
  10.  The Hollywood Reporter had Lupita, Dockery, and Erlanger on the cover of  their ‘25 Most Influential Stylists‘ issue.



Roshie Anne is KenyanVibe.com’s Fashion Editor and also an up and coming fashion designer living in the US. She also shares her style inspiration, lifestyle and fashion tips on her blog ANNECONVENTIONAL For more on fashion and style, follow her on twitter @an_conventional or on facebook Anneconventional