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Rihanna Provides a Peek at Her New Luxurious Trend Line

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Rihanna testing the Louis Vuitton Menswear Spring 2019 present in Paris; Picture: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Pictures

After formally saying her partnership with LVMH, Rihanna’s lastly giving us a peek at what the model will carry to the sartorial desk.

In an interview with T Journal, Rihanna revealed that it was by no means her dream to get into the style trade, she simply wished to make music. She grew to become a style icon because of her distinctive style sense, then her collaboration with Puma cemented her It lady standing. Throw in two different profitable ventures — Fenty Magnificence and Savage x Fenty — and it’s no shock LVMH is backing her high-end line.

By means of her new enterprise, Rihanna plans on persevering with her combat for inclusivity. “You put on what seems good on you and that’s it. I’m thick and curvy proper now, and so if I can’t put on my very own stuff then, I imply, that’s not gonna work, proper? And my dimension isn’t the most important dimension. It’s truly nearer to the smallest dimension we’ve got … We’re saying we are able to meet you at anybody drop that we put out.” 

So what’s going to RiRi’s new luxurious line appear like? Nicely, based mostly on a video posted to Fenty’s Instagram, the label appears to be taking a extra minimalist method. We’re speaking a classy mixture of company and informal with pantsuits, button-downs and boxy silhouettes in impartial palettes.

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“You put on what seems good on you and that’s it,” says #Rihanna. “I’m thick and curvy proper now, and so if I can’t put on my very own stuff then, I imply, that’s not gonna work, proper?” As the primary black lady to run a serious luxurious style home, @badgalriri paid shut consideration to inclusivity when creating the @Fenty clothes line. Certainly, the mission of #Fenty, in line with #JahleelWeaver (@illjahjah), a stylist for Rihanna who’s now the label’s model director, “is to essentially communicate to how multifaceted right this moment’s lady is. We’re fascinated about every launch as a special aspect to a girl’s wardrobe and the way she approaches dressing. Luxurious has been outlined up to now as one lady, one model: You understand who the Saint Laurent lady is, you understood who the Céline lady was when it was Phoebe. Which is ok, however you consider how that pertains to the fashionable lady. I don’t suppose she is only one factor, Rih being the right instance of that.” Click on the hyperlink in our bio for Rihanna’s full dialog with the playwright @JeremyOHarris, and to see extra unique photographs of her new clothes line. Photographed by @KristinLeeMoolman, styled by @SuzanneKoller, make-up by @lauren.parsons, hair by Yusef (@yusefhairnyc), manicure by Jenny Longworth (@jennynails), set design by Andrew Tomlinson (@tomotattle).

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Jahleel Weaver, stylist turned Fenty’s model director, stated the model “is to essentially communicate to how multifaceted right this moment’s lady is. We’re fascinated about every launch as a special aspect to a girl’s wardrobe and the way she approaches dressing.” And depart it to Rihanna and firm to shake issues up a bit. She plans on shunning the normal style calendar by promoting merchandise instantly.

“Persons are at all times searching for the factor that hasn’t made it on-line but. And as a client, I hate seeing one thing on the runway after which having to attend six months for it,” she defined. “So with this, you see it, you find it irresistible, you may have it. I wish to be as disruptive as potential. The model isn’t conventional. There is no such thing as a runway present. It’s a brand new method of doing issues as a result of I consider that that is the place style goes to go finally.” 

Fenty will launch its first assortment this Friday (Might 24) at a pop-up in Paris. In the event you’re not in Paris, don’t fear. The total assortment will likely be accessible on Might 29 on Fenty’s website.