Grimes released a new song titled“Go” that was originally intended for Rihanna. She and Blood Diamonds collaborated to create this song that premiered on Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show.
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Here’s your CFDA recap – what the stars wore and the winners of the night!
Lupita Nyong’o, in Suno, with Jennifer Fisher jewels, and Womenswear Designer of the Year Award winner Joseph Altuzarra.
Solange Knowles, in custom Calvin Klein Collection, with jewels by Jennifer Fisher and Lorraine Schwartz, and designer Francisco Costa.
Monique Lhuillier and Chanel Iman, in a dress by the designer.
Blake Lively, in Michael Kors, with Lorraine Schwartz jewels and Casadei shoes, with Michael Kors.
Joan Smalls, in Prabal Gurung, with the designer.
Chris Kattan, Alexander Wang, and Anna Ewers, in a dress by the designer.
Tyson Beckford and Naomi Campbell, wearing Lorraine Schwartz jewels.
Emmy Rossum, in J. Mendel, with designer Gilles Mendel.
A few of the nights winners shown below:
Accessories Designer of the Year winners Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen of The Row.
James Marsden, center, in Public School, with Menswear Designer of the Year Award winners Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne.
Richard Buckley and Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award honoree Tom Ford.
Swarovski Award for Accessories winner Irene Neuwirth.
Swarovski Award for Menswear winner Tim Coppens.
And last, but definitely not least, we have Bad Girl RiRi as the Fashion Icon of the Year! Rihanna, in custom Adam Selman, with a Pologeorgis stole, and Paul Morelli jewels.
Last night, the fashion industry’s most highly regarded elite boarded chartered “Dior” ferries and crossed the East River to Brooklyn, New York for the Dior Cruise Show 2015. Celebrities in attendance included Rihanna, Margot Robbie, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Nicola Peltz, and many more. Dior even flew in 120 editors from various countries like Japan, Russia, U.K. and Germany. Overall, the guest list included more than a thousand names.
The runway itself took place in Brooklyn’s Navy Yard, right on the water. Guests wear seated on specially constructed bleachers at window level. The show was a fast-paced viewing of 66 of Dior’s latest looks, mostly consisting of blacks and greys, with the occasional pop of red and pastel blue.
The overall atmosphere of the night reflected the location, as Dior carried the navy/ocean theme throughout the event.
The Met Gala has becoming one of the most highly anticipated events of the season. Bikini season is near, so since we can’t binge on chocolate and wine, we’ll binge on the red carpet looks instead! Though some people hit the nail on the head last night, a lot of people left us quite confused. This year’s theme, Charles James: Beyond Fashion, brought the best of the best in the industry. From much talked about star couples like Kimye, to Beyonce and hubby Jay Z to Anna Wintour herself there were lots of amazing, and shocking red carpets moments, as well as the hours leading up to the event. Check out the best moments!
Cara Delevingne getting dolled up while making crazy faces… Which is why we love her, obviously.
T-Swift and Karlie Kloss takes selfies while hair and make up does them up.
Reese Witherspoon, Kate Bosworth, Stella McCartney and Cara Delevingne partying it up.
Here’s a peak at the power couples of the night:
David and Victoria Beckham, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian and finally, Beyonce and Jay Z.
Cara Delevingne, Rihanna, Stella McCartney, Kate Bosworth and Reese Witherspoon,posing for the cameras.
Rihanna wows in a crop top with a long white fitted skirt.
Taylor Swift looked gorgeous, but predictable in this soft pink gown.
Images via huffingtonpost.com, popsugar.com
The Council of Fashion Designers of America Inc. announced today that pop-star Rihanna will receive the honors of this year’s CFDA Fashion Icon Award.
Being presented with this award means that Ri-Ri is being recognized as having a magnanimous influence and impact on style and pop-culture around the world. And we agree, Rihanna is definitely an international style icon!
Past recipients of this same award include Kate Moss and Lady Gaga.
The 2014 CFDA awards will take place in New York on June 2nd. Congrats Rihanna!
Two defining artists of this generation, Rihanna and Eminem will be pairing up yet again for an upcoming 3-city tour this summer. The tour, called the Monster Tour is named after a song that features Rihanna on Eminem’s 2013 album, “The Marshall Mathers LP 2.” They will be making appearances in New York, Detroit and Los Angeles. Eminem made the announcement via XXL and twitter, which was retweeted by the “Stay” artist.
Images via theboombox.com
Rihanna on the cover of Vogue = Perfection. The edgy, gorgeous singer was interviewed for the March issue, along with a photo shoot that will make your jaw drop. Rihanna talked makeup and wardrobe, explaining one of her unique fashion rules she lives by: ”If I’m wearing a top, I don’t wear a bra. If I’m wearing a bra, I just wear a bra.” This is evident in the issues cover and even more evident than that is how much she rocks the look.
In addition RiRi discusses her love for menswear and why the juxtaposition of a woman wearing mens clothing is so incredibly sexy. She talks about her childhood explaining, “When I was thirteen or fourteen, I didn’t want to wear what my mom wanted me to wear. I was very much a boy in my style, my demeanor. All my friends were guys. I loved things that boys did. I loved being easy with my clothes. I loved wearing hats and scarves and snapbacks on my head. It was my way of rebelling. I wanted to dress like my brother. After a while, it was just easier for Mom to dress us both the same. We wore the same jeans, the same T-shirts.”
A girl who prefers mens clothes and is even sexier in them than in feminine clothing?
It’s a BFFL war. After reports of the wifey-ship fizzling between supermodel Cara Delevingne and singer Rita Ora (which the stars have denied) it seems that the current or ex-wifeys are now after each others careers! Replacing Delevigne for DKNY’s Resort 2014 collection, Rita Ora is the new face of the brand—which will be quite the change from Cara’s famously thick brows that have repped DKNY since 2012.
Cara is also supposedly taking a pause from modeling to break into the music industry… wonder if she will pull a Lana Del Rey and leak a song bashing her ex-best friend. Only time will tell.
In case you missed some of the dirt… After Delevingne interrupted Rita Ora’s performance at a DKNY event earlier this month, the singer’s team suggested she steer clear of Cara. Since then the two starlets have been pictured with replacement buddies–Cara with Rihanna and Rita with Stella McCartney. The famous duo has since tweeted loving messages defending their friendship, thus denying reports. But the instagram behaviors don’t lie.
Photos VIA HelloMagazine
The World Diamond Tour must be partnering with Lady GaGa’s bear all show, because the BadGal that we all love has one-upped the Mother Monster. Stepping outside a building in Stockholm, Sweden yesterday, RiRi was sporting gym shorts, ankle strapped mini heels, a mesh T, and… drum roll… no bra. Let me just say, if there were any lingering questions about the nipple ring we thought we saw at the Chanel show, they have been confirmed.
To be honest, we’re not all that baffled by Rihanna’s scandalously exposed body. What I think really has us shocked is the outfit itself—athletic shorts, a cap, and a mesh soccer-styled shirt paired with red lipstick, heels, and a thick gold necklace? What is going on here?
If Lady GaGa and Ri are any indicators, us ladies will be caught in a Catch-22: we’ll be rocking either a bra and no shirt, or a see-through shirt and no bra. Choices. In the mean time, take a scroll through more of RiRi’s revealing looks.
The 2013 Chanel Haute Couture show
Walking in NYC, May 2013
Walking in Soho, June, 2012
Walking in NYC, March 2012
The Stella McCartney show, February 2012
The Grammy’s, 2012
The Grammy’s, 2011