Aja Naomi King's Sexy and Sweet Style

ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood honoree Aja Naomi King has been serving us feminine yet strong fashion looks from the beginning. 'The Birth of A Nation' and 'How To Get Away With Murder' star likes to play with pretty florals, bold mini dresses and elegant ball gowns. See all our fave looks here!

Joslyn Winkfield Jan, 26, 2017

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Yasss to this sheer blue lace frock!

2 of 37 JB Lacroix

This fabulous black and white frock reminds us of honeycombs in the best way possible.

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Lady in red!

4 of 37 Donato Sardella

How adorable is this blush pink eyelet dress?

5 of 37 Frederick M. Brown

This sheer moment is everything.

6 of 37 Tibrina Hobson

You can't go wrong in a sleek suit. The velvet touch deserves extra points.

7 of 37 Steve Granitz

Aja is gorgeous in this flirty black and white number.

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Aja plays with shapes in this gorgeous ensemble.

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Looking perfect in a white flower applique dress to the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Aja stuns in a sleek and elegant number for Elle Magazine's Annual Women in Television Celebration.

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Aja makes simple look effortless in this menswear inspired outfit.

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Sheer genius!

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Aja is giving us major fall wardrobe inspo in this perfectly off white knitted wrap dress.

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Yaass prints please!

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Aja adds floral magic to this red carpet!

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This outfit screams 'RED, HOT, TV STAR'

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We have major back envy! This baby blue number is just glorious on King's svelt figure.

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We are taking style notes!

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Every lady needs a classic neutral number to stand out in any crowd.

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We are feeling this naught but sweet look, We see you Aja!

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Two words, Gold & Brocade. This out fit is everything!

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Aja masters a classic cut with effortless ease.

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Texture, texture, texture! This gown instantly sets King apart from the crowd.

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Aja King is a woman who knows her body well, we are lusting after this lace outfit.

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Beaded beauty at the infamous Vanity Fair Oscar party.

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We love unexpected surprises, this gorgeous dress looks fantastic on King's already fabulous figure.

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We think Aja may have a thing for bold prints and we are so here for it!

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King shines bright in this gorgeous white netting and flower applique number.

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Two words, 'Glow Up!

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We are so here for this ostrich feather and sheer panel magic!

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Another style win for Aja!

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Aja just knows how to slay us with her style everytime!

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Another twist on menswear, and Aja rocks it perfectly.

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Sheer perfection!

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Keeping it classic in a black and white outift.

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Black on, black on, black, what else do you need?