Glee powerhouse Lea Michele shows her commanding range in powerfully bold menswear offset by soft, flirty lingerie. Don't miss our exclusive interview with the December cover girl, and browse the budding style icon's fashion evolution!
Nobody wears her New York bona fides quite like Bronx-born Lea Michele, who stormed the set of our cover shoot rocking head-to-toe black — Citizens of Humanity skinny jeans, Jimmy Choo booties, and IRO leather jacket, a Givenchy Nightingale dangling off her shoulder. Fierce. During prep time, she noshed on whole wheat toast and giggled while trading texts with costar turned boyfriend Cory Monteith. (Rachel&Finn4Ever!) And for those who buy into rumors of diva antics, chew on this: When a crew member blasted the opening number from Spring Awakening, the award-winning Broadway musical that earned Michele legions of fans, she recoiled. Turns out even a vocal superstar gets self-conscious hearing herself sing. For this showstopper, anything goes. — Ashley Ross