More than just a pretty face: these are the girls making waves in their industries this year

It takes a lot more than good genes and a killer fashion resume to earn the coveted title of an It-girl. Meet the fierce females who are a step ahead of the pack with their deep-rooted style, forward thinking ethos and girl-boss approach to life. We can't decide if we want to be them, or be best friends with them. Click through the gallery above for your definitive list of the It-girls of 2017. 

Girl crush: the It-girls of 2017