This year, Mexican singer and actress Eiza González quietly appeared on the most important red carpets. While big stars at events like Vanity Fair‘s Oscars party and the GQ Men of the Year event might have taken all the attention, we have been keeping an eye on her, and after much observation, we’ve decided her adventurous style made her the most underrated breakout style star of 2016.

We were impressed by her choices – from a cream J.C. Obando silk gown to a low-cut black jumpsuit – and the way she carries every outfit like it’s the sexiest thing she’s ever put on. Scroll ahead for nine reasons we think she’ll make everyone’s best dressed list next year – and when that happens, don’t say we weren’t the first ones to tell you to keep an eye on her!