With 2012 quickly coming to a close, we're taking a look back at the lovely ladies who rocked the red carpet, box office, and stage. Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie shared engagement news, while Kate Middleton added a pregnancy to her big 12 months. Kristen Stewart starred in two major blockbusters, and Gwyneth Paltrow continued tackling new projects. Beyoncé Knowles and Jennifer Garner expanded their families, and Victoria Beckham reunited with the Spice Girls while running a fashion empire. Britney Spears proved she's still the Princess of Pop, drawing major ratings for The X Factor. It's sure to be a close race, but tell us: who is your favorite female star of 2012?
Also, don't forget to check back for more of PopSugar's Best of 2012 content as we wrap up the past 12 months in fashion, film, entertainment, and more!