Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Rihanna on the Cover of InStyle Magazine

Rihanna is the InStyle magazine august cover girl.

she is so hot right now, she is literally everywhere. and you know she has made a style impact when women are actually requesting the Rihanna as their new hairstyle. crazy to think that this 20 year-old barbados native has skyrocketed beyond (at least my) expectations to become one of the most sought after, pop-star phenoms.

the august issue of InStyle features the topic of breaking style rules, and Rihanna would like to crush some of her own: "the idea of not wearing brown and black together seems so dated. the other day i wore a black t-shirt, black Nobody jeans, a brown leopard-print belt by Dolce & Gabbana, and brown Giuseppe Zanotti shoes, and it looked awesome. also the rule about not matching your makeup to your outfit. i do that onstage, matching red lipstick to a bright red jacket or neon-pink eye shadow to a pink jumpsuit. and i also love to mix prints."

on her style evolution:"it has evolved without my even noticing it. lately i’m obsessed with Thierry Mugler…Grace Jones inspires me…she has extraordinary style and she’s fearless. i love designer Martin Margiela: Kanye West told me about him. i also like Dsquared, ChloĆ©, Zac Posen—he makes flattering lines." (see what she used to look like)

her mom owns a boutique and her father works in a garment factory, so it's a bit obvious that a fashion line would be in the works: "i am working on that right now. it takes a lot of effort, and i want to be involved with every step of the process."

find out more about Rihanna, her style and what's next for her in the august issue of InStyle!


help me win a spa experience and
featured review!
Spas of America
photos: Robert Erdmann via

No comments: