By Vanessa Friedman, c.2019 New York Times News Service Published 4:52 pm CST, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Rihanna at the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2018. Rihanna and Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton LVMH are in the midst of a deal that would make her the first female designer of color at the world’s largest luxury conglomerate. less Rihanna at the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2018. Rihanna and Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton LVMH are in the midst of a deal that would make her the first female designer of color ... more Photo: DAMON WINTER, STF / NYT Photo: DAMON WINTER, STF / NYT Image 1 of / 9 Caption Close Image 1 of 9 Rihanna at the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2018. … [Read more...] about Is Rihanna the Coco Chanel of the 21st century?
Viet Nam News PARIS — Pop idol Rihanna is preparing to launch her own luxury brand with the world’s biggest fashion conglomerate, according to reports on Thursday. The Barbados-born superstar, who already has her own highly successful Fenty sportswear label, is in secret talks with the French giant LVMH, according to Women’s Wear Daily (WWD). The industry bible said the group, which owns such iconic brands as Dior, Louis Vuitton, Fendi and Givenchy, is assembling a gang of top designers for the project. LVMH, which is owned by the fashion titan Bernard Arnault, said they could not comment. With her huge fan base and tens of millions of social media followers, Rihanna is one of the most powerful style influencers on the planet. A regular on the front row of fashion shows, and particularly at Dior in Paris, the singer has also proved herself to be a canny creator. As well as her Fenty line she upped sales at Puma when she became its creative director, and has also … [Read more...] about Rihanna to launch her own luxury fashion label
Updated 12:27 pm PST, Tuesday, January 15, 2019 FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, singer Rihanna arrives at the Fenty Beauty by Rihanna one year anniversary party in New York. Rihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a business. In the lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Los Angeles, Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, alleges that her father Ronald Fenty and his partner have violated her trademark and falsely suggested that their business, Fenty Entertainment, is affiliated with her. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File) less FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, singer Rihanna arrives at the Fenty Beauty by Rihanna one year anniversary party in New York. Rihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a ... more Photo: Evan Agostini, Evan Agostini/Invision/AP … [Read more...] about Rihanna sues father over use of their last name for business
By Jon Becker | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: December 16, 2018 at 6:07 pm | UPDATED: December 17, 2018 at 4:31 am Derek Carr couldn’t lead the Raiders past the Bengals, but he did lead the NFL in name-dropping on Sunday. In the most star-studded audible you may ever hear, the Raiders quarterback mentioned pop star Rihanna and baseball greats Nolan Ryan and Clayton Kershaw while changing a second-quarter play. “Rihanna! Nolan Ryan!,” Carr barked out loudly enough for CBS’ microphones to pick up, before quickly switching up. “No. No. Clayton Kershaw! Clayton Kershaw!” The Dodgers star pitcher may be pleased to hear “his play” turned into an 8-yard run by Doug Martin during Oakland’s first touchdown drive. It couldn’t prevent the Raiders’ 30-16 loss, but it did offer a modicum of intrigue in an otherwise blase afternoon. #Raiders Derek Carr channels @Rihanna, Nolan Ryan and … [Read more...] about Derek Carr calls out Rihanna, Clayton Kershaw during game
Dave Birkett Detroit Free Press Published 4:00 PM EST Nov 20, 2018 Get to know Detroit Lions linebacker Kelvin Sheppard, who signed as a free agent in October, in five questions: Q. What’s your favorite home-cooked meal and by who? A. “Oh definitely my grandma. Oh, it’s hard to pick. Do I have to pick a certain dish or a meal?” If she’s got more than one, that’s fine. A. “The turkey of course. The stuffing. The mac and cheese. The Honey Baked Ham. That’s probably like my favorite, my go-to with the gravy on top of everything. “I have two (grandmothers). I went to both of their houses (on Thanksgiving) so I kind of had a double dipping. My Grandma Mary is on my dad’s side, and my grandmother Gwendolyn is on my mother’s side. Q. Tell me about one decision you made in your life that had you made a different choice you wouldn’t be where you are now? A. “Well that’s pretty much a no-brainer. My … [Read more...] about Detroit Lions’ Kelvin Sheppard 5 questions: Huge Rihanna fan