Barbadian songstress, Rihanna is the current and ultimate fashion icon.
Honored with the 2014 Fashion Icon award at the Council of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards, Rihanna has since collaborated with the likes of Armani, River Island, Stance, Manolo Blahnik, she was also the first black woman to be the Face of Dior. Add to this the birthing of Fenty X Puma as creative director and her own television show – Styled To Rock; all of which reinstates her iconic status in the fashion world.But just how does Rihanna optimize all her fashion elements and slay every single time on the red carpet or on just a regular day?
A dash of true self and a sprinkle of sheer rawness together with her street style apparel, that’s how.
Without doubt, Rihanna has an eye and taste for fashion we don’t often encounter nonetheless, it works.
Simply put, whatever she puts on, she recreates.
Here are ten steals from Rihannas looks you can add to your wardrobe to upgrade your outfit of the day:
- Not Your Basic Jacket
Rihanna takes basics and turns it to high fashion looks for example, instead of a basic black jacket, over-sized coats and jackets heightens her look.
Invest in a high-end piece, with a bit of flair.
Claire’s is one of Rihannas favourite places to shop her accessory interest.
- Drastic Hairstyle Change
Chop it off, color is silly; there’s something empowering about a drastic hairstyle change, not just for break-up makeovers.
- Sweats In Heels
Determine your own rules.
- Belt It Up
- Tailored Pants
Well-stitched, high-end pants adds class to any outfit.
- Sweeten The Kitty:
Embrace pink and girly frills, even if your persona is kick ass.
The print masters – Dolce and Gabbana are winners when it comes to this look.
- Play With Make-Up
Because every element of fashion should be fun.
- Go-To Option
Have a go-to option to fall back on for those rushed days and days that you just lack creativity; it will ensure your fashion ensamble is always on point. Rihannas go-to is army print.
Rihanna has effortlessly created an immortal existence with fashion, which we mere fashion mortals can ever hope to exude.