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29 Reasons Tavi Genvison Is The Ultimate Style Icon

Because there's a lot more to it than having a pretty face and enviable wardrobe.

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1. She started on the internet.

As many of us do.

2. She started her fashion blog, Style Rookie, when she was 11 years old.

WHAT WERE YOU DOING WHEN YOU WERE 11?!

WHAT WERE YOU DOING WHEN YOU WERE 11?!

3. She used to hang with Anna Wintour, front-row at Fashion Week.

Until she got tired of the whole fashion thing and swapped Style Rookie for online magazine for teens Rookie.
Photograph: Paul Morigi / Getty Im Paul Morigi

Until she got tired of the whole fashion thing and swapped Style Rookie for online magazine for teens Rookie.

4. She edits an annual print issue of Rookie.

A magazine with the year's best content from the site.
Photography by Duane Fernandez Duane Fernandez

A magazine with the year's best content from the site.

5. Rookie Yearbook time is the best time of everyone's year.

Including Lena Dunham's.

Including Lena Dunham's.

6. She's given a TED Talk for teens who are just trying to figure it all out.

In the talk, she explained the way she worked out you can be a feminist and fashion fan all at the same time. This is called multi-tasking at it's very finest, everyone.

In the talk, she explained the way she worked out you can be a feminist and fashion fan all at the same time. This is called multi-tasking at it's very finest, everyone.

7. She says stuff like this.

Because she's clever.

8. She's the fellow feminist Emma Watson asked to read over her #HeForShe speech.

Pre-UN advice, please Tavi.

Pre-UN advice, please Tavi.

9. She's currently on Broadway.

On Broadway alongside Michael Cera, more specifically.

On Broadway alongside Michael Cera, more specifically.

10. She is potentially the only person in the world that can pull off knee-high lace-ups with latex.

And still be all class.

And still be all class.

11. And, also be the only person who can pull off this.

Round frames + beanie + high-vis = so fashion.

Round frames + beanie + high-vis = so fashion.

12. Girl's got good taste.

Nutella's important to us too, Tavi.

Nutella's important to us too, Tavi.

13. She knows how to properly nail a selfie.

No camera crew - just the good old point (into the mirror) and shoot. Bonus points for strong sweater game here.

No camera crew - just the good old point (into the mirror) and shoot. Bonus points for strong sweater game here.

14. She's cuter than a button.

If you hadn't already noticed.

If you hadn't already noticed.

15. And she also looks like this.

Enough said.

Enough said.

16. When she was all farshun blogger, she dressed like a "grandmother on ecstacy".

Her words, not ours.

Her words, not ours.

17. See?

Raving granny, perfection.

Raving granny, perfection.

18. She made pigtails cool.

Way cooler than Wednesday Addams ever did, anyway.

Way cooler than Wednesday Addams ever did, anyway.

19. She was on the cover of New York magazine.

With bright blue eye shadow.

With bright blue eye shadow.

20. She was on the cover of NYLON.

Who get she's going to take over the world.

Who get she's going to take over the world.

21. She voiced a character on The Simpsons.

Because she is the owner of basically every talent in the world.

Because she is the owner of basically every talent in the world.

22. Alexa Chung interviewed her for Vogue.

In her bedroom, because she is THAT COOL.

In her bedroom, because she is THAT COOL.

23. She hangs out with Lorde.

Because if Lorde wants to come for a slumber party - YOU SAY YES.

Because if Lorde wants to come for a slumber party - YOU SAY YES.

24. Her bedroom is probably one of the coolest places on planet Earth.

Because Tavi is the queen of collage and craft, which everyone knows beats fashion any day of the week.

Because Tavi is the queen of collage and craft, which everyone knows beats fashion any day of the week.

25. She's confident with who she is.

In the best way possible. She is what more teenage girls/people in general should be.

26. Sometimes her hair looks like this.

When she's living a pastel dream.

When she's living a pastel dream.

27. She's won Snap Chat.

Everyone else should just give up, go home and delete the app now - because this happened.

Everyone else should just give up, go home and delete the app now - because this happened.

28. She can still make a flower crown look good.

Just when we all thought that it was impossible.

Just when we all thought that it was impossible.

29. She went paddleboarding with Taylor Swift.

And... I'll leave you with that one.

And... I'll leave you with that one.

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