The Best Looks Spanning Zendaya’s Style Evolution

She's long been a beacon of support for emerging designers like Peter Do. Now, the actress is not just breaking the internet with custom Loewe and archival Mugler, but also inspiring a new wave of fashion enthusiasts.

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She's a fashion tour de force, an Emmy winner, a Disney Channel darling turned capital-M Movie Star—and Zendaya just getting started. In honor of The Challengers—the first feature film where the actress is billed in the leading role—Marie Claire is dedicating a week of content to all things Zendaya.

It's an understatement to declare Zendaya just a fashion icon. The actress has solidified her status as one of Hollywood's most watched and sartorially iconic, partly thanks to her longtime partnership with her stylist—slash image architect—Law Roach, who has reportedly dressed the actress since she was just 14 years old.

A decade later, Zendaya has made the world her runway— especially lately, in archival and custom-made pieces from Mugler and JW Anderson's Loewe worn throughout her whirlwind Dune: Part Two press tour and Challengers photocalls. To honor the style legend, Marie Claire chronicles a comprehensive list of Zendaya's best outfits, from her most recent custom Thom Browne court-inspired looks to head-to-toe pajama dressing from Fendi's 2019 collections.

A Vera Wang Dress at the Los Angeles Premiere of 'Challengers' (April 16, 2024)

Zendaya attends the Los Angeles premiere of Challengers wearing Vera Wang and Bulgari,

Instead of sticking to the tennis-core theme of her Challengers press tour wardrobe, Zendaya chose to wear a lingerie dress.

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Zendaya swapped tennis core for old Hollywood in a Vera Wang lingerie-inspired dress at the Los Angeles premiere of Challengers. She styled her voluminous gown with dainty Bulgari diamond studs and a matching ring.

A Thom Browne Dress at the UK Premiere of 'Challengers' (April 10, 2024)

Zendaya attends the UK premiere of Challengers wearing a custom Thom Browne dress and Bulgari jewelry.

Zendaya's custom Thom Browne dress was filled with punchy tennis references.

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During the Challengers global press tour, Zendaya arrived in London wearing a custom Thom Browne dress embroidered with tennis rackets and coquettish bows on trend with the girlhood aesthetic of 2024. A closer look reveals an homage to technical tennis apparel, with a netted fabric lining along the interior of her gown. The actress accessorized her outfit with stacked Bulgari tennis bracelets, medallion earrings, and a diamond ring.

A Loewe Dress and Heels at the Rome Photo Call for 'Challengers' (April 8, 2024)

Zendaya pictured in Rome wearing a custom Loewe dress and Bulgari jewels for the Rome Challengers photocall.

Zendaya took the tennis-core theme quite literally with Loewe tennis ball heels and a custom Loewe dress that put a shiny spin on the classic tennis uniform.

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Another tennis-inspired look for the books for Zendaya’s Challengers photocall in Rome. The actress dressed in a custom glittering Loewe look inspired by signature court apparel. She paired her drop-waist dress with an unexpected custom stilettos adorned with Loewe-branded tennis balls.

An Armani Privé Gown at the 2024 Oscars (March 10, 2024)

Zendaya at the 96th Annual Academy Awards wearing an Armani Privé dress and Bulgari jewels.

Zendaya's pink-and-black Armani Privé gown sparkled from every angle.

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Prior to heading onstage as one of the presenters for the 2024 Oscars, she made a jaw-dropping appearance in a Barbieheimer Armani Privé dress punctuated with sparkling palm trees. She accessorized the look with icy pink Bulgari drop earrings and a glamorous diamond-etched bracelet and ring.

A Jean Paul Gaultier Top and Jeans at the 'Essence' Black Women in Hollywood Awards (March 7, 2024)

Zendaya attends the ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Awards wearing Jean Paul Gaultier.

Zendaya served major Y2K energy in a Jean Paul Gaultier corset paired with low-rise jeans.

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For the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards, Law Roach styled Zendaya in a Y2K-inspired corset top and wide-leg jeans from Jean Paul Gaultier's Spring 2020 collection. Roach added a silver coin chain belt and a pair of white pointed-toe pumps to cement the look reminiscent of the aughts.

A Roberto Cavalli Gown at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards (March 6, 2024)

Zendaya at the 2024 Green Carpet Fashion Awards wearing an archival Roberto Cavalli dress and silver Bulgari cuffs.

The luxe fringe details of Zendaya's Roberto Cavalli dress gave a nod to Old Hollywood glamour.

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Zendaya channeled vintage glamour at the 2024 Green Carpet Fashion Awards dressed in a silk-fringed chiffon dress from Roberto Cavalli's Spring 2011 collection alongside a silver-and-diamond Bulgari arm-cuff, bracelets, and ring.

A Stéphane Rolland Couture Dress at the NYC Premiere of 'Dune: Part Two' (February 25, 2024)

Zendaya attends the "Dune: Part Two" premiere at Lincoln Center

Time and again, Zendaya has proven she's not afraid to make bold fashion choices. Exhibit A: This Stéphane Rolland cut-out dress.

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Zendaya fans went crazy for the abundance of high-fashion moments during the Dune: Part Two press tour— and this one was no different. For the New York City premiere of the film, Zendaya wore a floor-grazing Stéphane Rolland Couture gown designed with strategically placed sheer paneling and artistic 3D gold sculptural details along the hemline. She accessorized the futuristic look with an impressive stack of six Bulgari diamond rings.

A Thierry Mugler Cyborg Suit at the London Premiere of 'Dune: Part Two' (February 15, 2024)

Zendaya attends the World Premiere of Dune: Part Two in London wearing a Thierry Mugler cyborg suit.

Zendaya's archival Thierry Mugler cyborg suit completely redefined the concept of photo call fashion.

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In arguably one of Zendaya’s most incredible looks yet, the actress created a buzz with a head-to-toe cyborg suit from Thierry Mugler's 1995 Haute Couture collection for Dune: Part Two premiere in London. The design reportedly took six months to complete before its runway debut at Mugler’s 20th anniversary show.

A Bottega Veneta Top and Skirt at the Mexico City Photo Call for 'Dune: Part Two' (February 7, 2024)

Zendaya poses during the photocall for 'Dune: Part Two' in Mexico City while wearing custom Bottega Veneta.

To align with the sci-fi theme of Dune: Part Two, Zendaya dressed accordingly in a custom Bottega Veneta set.

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Zendaya’s slightly avante-garde Bottega Veneta look was a neutral nod to sci-fi for the Dune: Part Two photocall in Mexico City. Bottega Veneta custom-designed the matching skirt suit with a turtleneck crop top and a floor-length leg-baring slit skirt accessorized with a wide leather belt. The look was accompanied by a brown stiletto from Christian Louboutin and Bulgari jewelry, including a diamond Serpenti ankle cuff.

A Fendi Dress at Their Spring Couture 2024 Show (January 25, 2024)

Zendaya at Fendi Couture Spring 2024 wearing custom Fendi.

Law Roach dressed Zendaya in rich hues of oxblood, courtesy of Fendi.

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At Fendi’s Couture Spring 2024 runway show in Milan, Italy, Zendaya wore a slinky custom burgundy gown with cut-out shoulders and fingerless glove sleeves from the Italian house.

A Louis Vuitton Dress at Their Spring 2024 Womenswear Show (October 2, 2023)

Zendaya attends the Louis Vuitton Womenswear Spring/Summer 2024 show

Zendaya's skin-baring Louis Vuitton dress was packed with custom details that really made this piece shine.

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For the Louis Vuitton Spring 2024 women's collection show in Paris, France, Zendaya, an ambassador for the house, wore a custom floor-length white dress with a two-way top-to-bottom zipper which she styled half-way to reveal a plunging neckline and thigh slit.

A Louis Vuitton Set at Their Spring 2024 Menswear Show (June 20, 2023)

Zendaya attends the Louis Vuitton Menswear Spring/Summer 2024 show

How do you make a two-piece set pop? By way of sequins, according to Zendaya.

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Among numerous A-listers at the Paris Louis Vuitton Menswear Spring 2024 show for Pharell Williams's debut collection, Zendaya stood out in a glittering sequin blouse and flared trouser set, and a black Louis Vuitton Capucine bag.

A Richard Quinn Dress at the Bulgari Mediterranea Event (May 16, 2023)

Zendaya wearing Richard Quinn at the Bulgari Mediterranea High Jewelry" event at Palazzo Ducale on May 16, 2023 in Venice

Zendaya proved the flattering power of a mermaid silhouette while wearing a custom Richard Quinn gown.

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At the Bulgari Mediterranea High Jewelry event in Venice, Italy, Zendaya wore a custom-made sultry black off-the-shoulder satin dress by London-based designer Richard Quinn. We’re unsure if we’re more impressed with the dress or the dramatic diamond Bulgari snake choker from the Italian jeweler’s impressive High Jewelry collection.

A Valentino Gown at the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (February 26, 2023)

Zendaya at the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards wearing a Valentino dress.

On the 29th Annual SAG Awards red carpet, Zendaya transformed into a beautiful bouquet of pink flowers with the help of Valentino.

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The year 2023 was that of Barbie Pink, even celebrities like Zendaya played into the bubbly color trend. For the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, the style icon slipped into a strapless floor-length rosette appliqué Valentino gown and a Bulgari emerald-and-diamond choker.

A Prada Top and Skirt at the 54th NAACP Image Awards (February 25, 2023)

Zendaya attends the 54th NAACP Image Awards wearing vintage Prada.

Law Roach dug deep into the fashion archives for this 1993 Prada Look.

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Zendaya and image architect Law Roach love a vintage moment. For the 54th NAACP Image Awards, Zendaya wore an outfit from the Prada Spring 1993 collection featuring a white satin star-cut-out bralette and a coordinating maxi skirt.

A Versace Dress at the 54th NAACP Image Awards (February 25, 2023)

Zendaya attends the 54th NAACP Image Awards

The actress wore not one, but two archival pieces during the 54th NAACP Image Awards. In addition to her 1993 Prada outfit, Z flaunted a 2002 Versace gown.

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Another major NAACP fashion moment for Zendaya was a black-and-green Versace couture gown pulled from the Italian fashion house’s Spring 2002 collection. The archival dress was coupled with a Bulgari diamond bracelet and ring.

A Valentino Gown at the 74th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (September 12, 2022)

Zendaya poses on the 74th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards red carpet wearing a Valentino gown and Bulgari jewels.

Zendaya showed off her gold Emmy Award while wearing a voluminous black Valentino gown that completely swept the floor.

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At the 74th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Zendaya made history as the youngest two-time Emmy winner. For the momentous event, the Euphoria actress wore a breathtaking vintage black Valentino dress with a regal ballgown silhouette. To balance out the dramatic fit, she wore a demure diamond ring and choker by Bulgari, coupled with a feminine black hair ribbon.

A Valentino Top and Skirt at the 94th Annual Academy Awards (March 27, 2022)

Zendaya attends the 94th Annual Academy Awards wearing a crop top, a Valentino skirt and Bulgari jewelry.

Cropped silhouettes have become a staple in Zendaya's red carpet wardrobe, just look at this Valentino outfit as proof.

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If there’s anyone who has the power to make a crop top sophisticated, it’s Zendaya. While walkingthe 94th Annual Academy Awards red carpet, the actress styled a midriff-baring silk blouse with a silver sequin Valentino skirt designed with a flowing train. She took the metallic theme home with stacks of individual Bulgari bracelets on each arm and a matching collar necklace.

A Valentino Suit at the Valentino Fall 2022 Show (March 6, 2022)

Zendaya attends the Valentino Womenswear Fall/Winter 2022/2023 wearing a pink outfit from the collection.

Zendaya sizzled in head-to-toe pink while attending Valentino's Fall 2022 show.

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Zendaya attended the Valentino Fall 2022 fashion show in Paris, France, in a bright fuschia suit. The head-to-toe Valentino look included a chiffon blouse, perfectly tailored, high-waisted trousers with monochromatic appliqué flowers, and a floor-length coat. The look was completed by the house’s signature patent leather platform pumps.

A Classic Belted Shirtdress in New York City (February 6, 2022)

Tom Holland and Zendaya are seen departing their hotel. Zendaya wore an oversized belted shirt.

Aside from the fact that Tom and Zendaya are the cutest couple ever, they also know how to dress. The two matched in tailored pieces that epitomized sophistication.

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While attending a screening of her boyfriend Tom Holland's movie, Uncharted, the Euphoria actress wore an oversized silk navy button-down shirt belted at the waist. She paired the shirt dress with a sheer tight and Christian Louboutin heels.

A Valentino Dress at the LA 'Euphoria' Season Two Premiere (January 5, 2022)

Zendaya attends HBO's "Euphoria" Season 2 wearing a Valentino gown.

Zendaya's black and white Valentino gown is the definition of high-contrast fashion.

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Zendaya showcased a black and white striped Valentino gown from the house’s Spring 1992 collection for the much-anticipated Euphoria season two premiere in Los Angeles. Proving to be a timeless silhouette, the fitted-floor-length gown was designed with wide-paneled black and white vertical stripes and a scalloped neckline. She accessorized the look with minimal diamond drop earrings from Bulgari.

A Valentino Dress at the LA Premiere of 'Spiderman: No Way Home' (December 13, 2021)

Zendaya attends Sony Pictures' "Spider-Man: No Way Home" Los Angeles Premiere wearing a custom Valentino gown.

Zendaya will always check off the box of on-theme dressing. Her Valentino look for the Spider-Man: No Way Home premiere is a true favorite.

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During the Los Angeles premiere of Spider-Man: No Way Home, Zendaya stepped out in a very on-theme nude and spider web graphic gown custom-made by French fashion house Valentino.

A Balmain Outfit at the Jimmy Kimmel Live Show (December 13, 2021)

Zendaya is seen at "Jimmy Kimmel Live" while wearing Balmain.

Whether she's posing on the red carpet or appearing on a live talk show, Zendaya's outfits never disappoint.

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In promoting the movie Spider-Man: No Way Home on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Zendaya wore a wide fringe white suit with a gold chain top from Olivier Rousteting’s Balmain's Spring 2022 collection, which marked the house’s 10th anniversary. She styled her look with glittering black heels from Christian Louboutin.

An Alexander McQueen Look at the UK Premiere of 'Spider-Man: No Way Home' (December 5, 2021)

Zendaya attends a photocall for "Spider-Man: No Way Home" at The Old Sessions House wearing an Alexander McQueen outfit.

Zendaya's Spider-Man press tour wardrobe was full of cobweb references.

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Back at it again with the on-theme dressing while promoting Spider-Man: No Way Home at a photocall in London, Zendaya stole the show in a crystal cobweb embroidered Alexander McQueen blazer dress and sparkly black-and-silver webbed tights.

A Roberto Cavalli Gown at the Ballon d'Or Photo Call Photo Call Paris (November 19, 2021)

Zendaya at the Ballon d'Or photo-call in Paris wearing Roberto Cavalli.

The term "business in the front, party in the back" directly applies to this Roberto Cavalli gown.

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Upon arriving at the Ballon d'Or photo call at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, France, Zendaya appeared to be wearing a minimalist black Maxi dress by Roberto Cavalli, but a 360-degree turn revealed gold skeletal details along the plunging backside. The vintage gown was pulled from Cavalli’s 2000 collection but was refashioned by Fausto Pugsili, the house’s CEO and creative director.

A Vera Wang Set at the CFDA Fashion Awards (November 10, 2021)

Zendaya attends the 2021 CFDA Fashion Awards in Vera Wang Haute Couture.

Zendaya championed the color red in 2021, way before it became mainstream in 2023. This comes as no surprise though, the star is always one step ahead of the trends.

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Red hot Vera Wang Haute Couture was the name of the game at the CFDA Fashion Awards in 2021, where Zendaya was honored with the Fashion Icon Award.

A Vivienne Westwood Look at the 'Dune' Photo Call in London (October 21, 2021)

Zendaya attends the Dune Photocall in London ahead of the film's release wearing

This Vivienne Westwood look was meticulously made of intriguing fabrics and materials.

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Zendaya wore a Vivienne Westwood chained corset top and checkered skirt for the Dune photo call in London. The top’s material was crafted from oxidized brass, and the skirt was made of Bogolan fabric—a handmade Malian cotton fabric traditionally dyed with fermented mud. The piece was designed in collaboration with the Ethical Fashion Initiative.

A Rick Owens Gown at the 'Dune' UK Special Screening (October 18, 2021)

Zendaya attends the "Dune" UK Special Screening wearing a Rick Owens gown.

Draped in white fabric, Zendaya looked truly ethereal while wearing Rick Owens.

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At a photo call in London for Dune, Law Roach dressed Zendaya in an ivory Rick Owens one-shoulder gown in his signature draping, embroidered with thousands of sequins and a dramatic train. The dress was originally designed for Owens’ Fall 2021 collection. Alongside the gown, the actress wore a collection of Bulgari Serpenti diamond bracelets and rings.

A Purple Alaïa Set at the 'Dune' Photo Call in Paris (September 6, 2021)

Zendaya attends the "Dune" photocall in Paris wearing an Alaïa two-piece.

The actress looked absolutely majestic while wearing an Alaïa two-piece.

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Zendaya arrived at the Parisian Dune premiere in an oxblood knit Alaïa two-piece. The crop top and feathered hemline maxi-skirt were from creative director Pieter Mulier’s debut Spring 2022 collection for the iconic French fashion house.

A Balmain at the 78th Venice International Film Festival (September 3, 2021)

Zendaya attends the red carpet of the movie "Dune" during the 78th Venice International Film Festival wearing Balmain and Bulgari.

Believe it or not, the fabric of Zendaya's Balmain dress was completely made of leather.

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When Zendaya graced the 78th Venice International Film Festival red carpet, she appeared to have just emerged from the canals surrounding the city. Her nude sculpted leather Balmain dress paired with a 93-carat diamond and emerald serpentine necklace from Bulgari's Magnifica High Jewelry collection.

A Valentino Dress and Blazer at the 78th Venice International Film Festival (September 3, 2021)

Zendaya spotted at the 78th Venice International Film Festival wearing a tuxedo jacket and a gown.

Zendaya has a special talent for achieving an admirable sense of ease with her looks.

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One of Zendaya's less talked-about looks was this effortlessly cool, flowing white Valentino couture dress. The high-slit gown was paired alongside a black tuxedo jacket as she arrived at the 78th Venice International Film Festival.

A Valentino Gown at the 93rd Annual Academy Awards (April 25, 2021)

Zendaya attends the 93rd Annual Academy Awards wearing Valentino. and Bulgari.

Zendaya reached goddess level heights with this brilliant yellow Valentino dress.

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Who else can't seem to forget this bright yellow midriff-baring Valentino gown that Zendaya wore to the 2021 Oscars? Zendaya accessorized her outfit with brilliant Bulgari jewels—and now this look will live rent-free in our heads forever.

A Christopher John Rogers Dress at the 2020 Emmy Awards (September 20, 2020)

Zendaya made an on-screen appearance during the 2020 Emmy Awards.

This Christopher John Rogers dress is such a work of art. At this point, it belongs in a museum.

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The pandemic might have prevented the 2020 Emmy Awards from taking place in person, but it didn't stop Zendaya from having a fashion moment. While attending virtually, the star stunned in an empire waisted black and purple Christopher John Rogers dress and Bulgari gemstones.

An Armani Privé Dress at the 2020 Emmy Awards (September 20, 2020)

Zendaya accepts Emmy Award wearing Armani Privé and Bulgari.

Zendaya's Armani Privé dress deserved an award too (for the most spectacular gown of the evening).

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For Zendaya's second look during the virtual Emmy Awards in 2020, the style icon accepted her Emmy award for Outstanding Lead Actress while wearing a custom two-piece dress by Armani Privé featuring a black and voluminous black and white polka dot skirt, a silver studded bralette, and Bulgari jewels.

A Rahul Mishra Couture Look at the Bulgari B.zero1 Rock Event (February 6, 2020)

Zendaya attends the Bvlgari B.zero1 Rock collection event wearing Rahul Mishra Couture and Bulgari.

Zendaya played into feathery textures with a dramatic Rahul Mishra Couture look.

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A champion of emerging designers, Zendaya stepped out in a long organza shirt covered in 3D hand-embroidered florals and black wide-leg trousers from Indian fashion designer Rahul Mishra’s couture 2020 collection for the Bulgari B.Zero1 Rock jewelry event in New York City. She paired the evening’s look with diamonds, courtesy of the event’s host, Bulgari.

Fendi Cardigan, Top, and Bottoms at the Launch of the Solar Dream Event (February 5, 2020)

Zendaya wore Fendi and Christian Louboutin boots to celebrate The Fendi Launch Of Solar Dream.

Zendaya struck a balance between comfy and elevated, styling a relaxed knit sweater with sleek knee-high heeled boots.

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Zendaya arrived at Fendi’s Launch of Solar Dream event wearing a cozy knit striped cardigan, a neutral-colored pajama-esque sheer button-down shirt, and silky shorts from the Spring 2020 collection. She grounded the look with over-the-knee leather boots from Christian Louboutin.

A Christopher Esber Dress at the AAA Arts Awards (January 30, 2020)

Zendaya at the 2020 AAA Arts Awards wearing a Christopher Esber dress.

Zendaya has an entire closet of cut-outs, and this Christopher Esber look ranks highly among the rest of her collection.

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In 2020, cut-out dresses reigned supreme, and Zendaya showed us exactly how to pull one off. During the AAA Arts Awards, the actress wore an all-black Christopher Esber dress coupled with sleek black pumps.

A Tom Ford Set at the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards (January 12, 2020)

Zendaya attends the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards wearing Tom Ford

Law Roach completely elevated this monochromatic look by blending a scintillating structured top with a flowy maxi skirt.

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Zendaya's red carpet wardrobe is a concoction of daring looks that push the envelope, and this one also went down in history. The actress-slash-singer attended the Critics' Choice Awards wearing a magenta sculpted chrome crop top and a floor-grazing jersey material maxi skirt from Tom Ford.

A Mônot Skirt Suit at the GQ Australia Men of the Year Awards (November 28, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Mônot at the GQ Men of The Year Awards in 2019.

The actress put a feminine spin on a standard suit set while attending the GQ Men of The Year Awards.

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For the GQ Australia Men of The Year Awards, Zendaya slipped on a cropped white power suit jacket and a coordinating floor-length skirt with cut-outs at the waist, designed by Mônot. Her heels were Christian Louboutin.

An Imane Ayissi Dress at the 'Queen & Slim' Premiere (November 14, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Imane Ayissi at the Queen and Slim premiere in 2019

Zendaya knows how to rock a plunging neckline. This time around, she did so while wearing a black Imane Ayissi dress.

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When Queen & Slim hit theaters in 2019, Zendaya appeared in a plunging black dress from Imane Ayiss’s Fall 2019 collection at the film's premiere.

A Christopher Esber Dress at the E! People's Choice Awards (November 10, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Christopher Esber at E! People's Choice Awards

On the red carpet of E! People's Choice Awards, Zendaya provided style notes on how to spruce up a little black dress.

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Leave it to Zendaya to spice up an LBD. At the E! People's Choice Awards in 2019, the actress wore a cut-out dress by Christopher Esber featuring shimmering embellishments just above the waistline.

A Peter Do Suit at the ELLE Women In Hollywood Event (October 14. 2019)

Zendaya at the ELLE Women In Hollywood event in 2019.

In 2019, sage was all the rage, and Zendaya fully embraced the pastel shade.

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Do you recall when sage green was the leading color trend in 2019? If not, Zendaya's Peter Do pantsuit might spark your memory. Zendaya mastered layering in a blazer, button-up top, skirt, and trousers for that year's ELLE Women in Hollywood event, championing yet another emerging designer from the New York fashion scene.

A Tommy Hilfiger Dress at the Tommy Hilfiger VIP Dinner (October 4, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Tommy Hilfiger at a Tommy Hilfiger VIP dinner in 2019.

Zendaya demonstrated the proper way to make polka dots feel chic.

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Zendaya attended a Tommy Hilfiger VIP dinner wearing a charming black-and-white halter-neck gown with a polka-dot print by the American designer.

Am Alexandre Vauthier Gown at HBO's Post-Emmys Reception (September 22, 2019)

Zendaya wears Alexandre Vauthier at HBO's post-Emmys reception in 2019.

Zendaya's Alexandre Vauthier dress was a true statement, thanks to the gown's marvelous floral prints and billowing shape.

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For HBO's post-Emmys reception in 2019, the Euphoria star has fun with abstract florals with a voluminous mid-length ball gown from French designer Alexander Vauthier.

A Vera Wang Dress at the 71st Emmy Awards (September 22, 2019)

Zendaya arrives for the 71st Emmy Awards in Vera Wang.

Zendaya's emerald green Vera Wang dress is a fashion crowd favorite.

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Whenever Zendaya makes an Emmys appearance, she's bound to serve a memorable look. In 2019, she did just that, wearing an emerald green Vera Wang gown fitted with a sheer corset top and an asymmetrical satin bottom, plus emerald green heels in a perfectly matched hue.

A Vest and Trousers at Vera Wang's Spring 2020 Show (September 10, 2019)

Zendaya at Vera Wang's Spring 2020 fashion week show.

During Vera Wang's Spring 2020 show, Zendaya unveiled a more laid-back look in comparison to her elegant red carpet garments.

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Zendaya might be a red carpet queen, but she also knows how to put on a street-style look when necessary. During the Spring 2020 Fashion Week circuit, she stopped by Vera Wang's New York City show and sat front row in a grey tweed vest layered with a transparent tank and black tailored trousers, likely from Vera Wang’s collection.

A Tommy Hilfiger Suit at the TommyNow Fall 2019 Show (September 8, 2019)

Zendaya at the TOMMYNOW New York Fall 2019 fashion show debut in Tommy Hilfiger.

How should one wear a snakeskin set? Take a page from Z's style playbook and break things up a bit with a white T-shirt.

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Not everyone can pull off head-to-toe animal prints, but Zendaya is surely the exception. The actress was pictured at the TommyNow Fall 2019 fashion show debut in a snakeskin suit and matching boots designed by Tommy Hilfiger.

A Jacquemus Top and Shorts at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards (August 11, 2019)

Zendaya waering Jacquemus for the 2019 Teen Choice Awards.

To beat the heat during the 2019 Teen Choice Awards, Zendaya slipped into an airy Jacquemus look.

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If you're searching for summer outfit inspiration, look no further than Zendaya’s 2019 Teen Choice Awards look. She wore a breezy yellow and white striped Jacquemus top, a pair of seafoam green shorts, and white pumps.

A Gold Mini Dress at the Fendi Couture Show (July 4, 2019)

Zendaya wears Fendi dress during Fendi Couture show.

The actress dazzled in a metallic mini dress while attending the Fendi Couture show back in 2019.

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While in Rome for the Fendi Couture show, Zendaya was the center of attention in a draped gold mini dress from the Italian luxury house, paired with open-toe metallic heels.

A Custom Armani Set During Haute Couture Fashion Week (July 2, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Armani during Paris Haute Couture.

Zendaya looked extra sharp in a tailored Armani outfit during Haute Couture Fashion Week in 2019.

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During Haute Couture Fashion Week in 2019, Zendaya had all eyes on her custom Armani look, which featured a midriff-baring white button-down top and ankle-length cropped trousers. Sheer tights were layered underneath and paired alongside black sky-high Christian Louboutin pumps.

A Georges Hobeika Dress at the Lancôme Launch Event (July 2, 2019)

Zendaya wears Georges Hobeika during the Lancôme launch event.

To celebrate becoming the face of Lancôme's Idôle fragrance, Zendaya slipped into an alluring Georges Hobeika gown.

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Zendaya stunned in a pink embellished halter gown by Georges Hobeika that revealed a double-split plunging neckline during the Lancôme launch event, where the brand announced her as the face of their Idôle fragrance.

An Armani Dress at the 'Spider-Man: Far From' Premiere (June 26, 2019)

Zendaya wearing an Armani gown and Louboutin pumps for the Spider-Man: Far From Home premiere.

Zendaya strategically chose to wear an on-theme Armani gown during the Spider-Man: Far From Home premiere.

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Any fan of Zendaya knows that theme dressing is in her fashion wheelhouse. For the Spider-Man: Far From Home premiere, the actress was pictured in an open-back sparkly red and black Armani gown, which closely mirrors the colors of Spider-Man's traditional superhero suit.

A Carolina Herrera Look at The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (June 25, 2019)

Zendaya wearing a Carolina Herrera dress and Louboutin heels for "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert".

Who doesn't love a Zendaya street style moment? On her way to tape an episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Z wore a bright orange Carolina Herrera look.

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While arriving at The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Zendaya looked like a true ray of sunshine in a bright orange Carolina Herrera mini dress, a coordinating headband, and white Louboutin heels.

A Matching Fendi Look While Out in New York City (June 25, 2019)

Zendaya was seen outside MTV in NYC wearing Fendi

An entirely red outfit? Yes please! Zendaya was spotted in a radiant head-to-toe Fendi look back in 2019.

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Years have passed, and yet this look remains iconic. While out and about in New York City, Zendaya wore a cherry-red Fendi pajama-inspired top, skirt, and matching boots from the house’s Resort 2020 collection.

A Peter Do Tunic Dress and Trousers at the Good Morning America Show (June 24, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Peter Do to Good Morning America during her Spider-Man tour

The actress embraced abstract prints in a Peter Do dress while heading to a taping of Good Morning America.

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With an eye for design, Zendaya appeared on Good Morning America in yet another Peter Do look: a sheer tunic dress and trousers printed with car sketches.

A Peter Do Set at a Photo Call for 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' (June 24, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Peter Do at a photocall for Spider-Man: Far From Home

Zendaya prioritized comfort while slipping into a silky Peter Do set for a Spider-Man photo call.

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In 2019, Zendaya seemed to be partial towards monochromatic dressing. During a photo call for Spider-Man: Far From Home, Zendaya wore a silky all-blue Peter Do set. The LVMH Graduate Prize-winning designer had just launched his namesake label in Spring 2019 after working for the French fashion house Céline.

An Alexandre Vauthier Suiting Look at a Photo Call for 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' (June 17, 2019)

Zendaya wearing Alexandre Vauthier during a photocall for Spider-Man: Far From Home

Zendaya's tailored suit sets are so classy that they almost come close to rivaling her red carpet gowns.

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Zendaya took a business casual approach while attending a photocall for Spider-Man: Far From Home in London, England. For the occasion, the actress wowed the crowd in an Alexandre Vauthier checkered blazer, vest, and pants, layered with a white button-down, black scarf, and leather Christian Louboutin heels.

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Lauren Tappan
Fashion Editor

Lauren K. Tappan is the Fashion Editor at Marie Claire, where she writes engaging stories ranging from shopping pieces to trend reports. Prior to Marie Claire, Lauren covered fashion and beauty for Harper’s Bazaar and ELLE as a freelance editor, with a specific focus on e-commerce. She also held editorial roles at Town & CountryInto The Gloss, and Philadelphia Style Magazine. Lauren earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, with a minor in Journalism, from the University of Pennsylvania. Follow her along at @laurenktappan.