2016 was a great year for memorable celeb red carpet moments, major makeovers, and daring trends, but it was also a perfect time to get introduced to tons of new talent and budding stars.
This year, several of your current favorite shows actually premiered for the very first time – like Stuck in the Middle, School of Rock, and Bizaardvark. That means that at this point last year, we didn't even know how awesome actresses like Jenna Ortega, Madison Hu, and Olivia Rodrigo really were! Can you believe it?
In the months since 2016 started, these fashionistas and more really made a huge impact on us – especially where their new projects and red carpet moments are concerned.
Click through the gallery to see which 12 rising stars have really made a major debut with their fashions this year, and let us know which celebs are your own instant style inspirations by leaving us a comment below.
2016 is totally Jenna's year. With the premiere of both of her Disney Channel shows, Elena of Avalor and Stuck in the Middle, we really got to know her acting abilities. Plus, she's been slaying every red carpet she's been to so far!