With an album and world tour entitled Diamonds, Rihanna’s made it pretty clear that she likes the finer things in life, so who better to ask to design her first act tour outfits than Givenchy Haute Couture’s Riccardo Tisci?
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Opening in Buffalo, Texas on Friday night, Rihanna took to the Diamonds stage wearing a black floor-length silk crepe cape complete with 3D collar embroidery.
Removing the dramatic cape, Rihanna went onto reveal a printed and hand-emboridered parka that topped a monochrome leather bra and printed silk satin shorts.
Mixing haute couture techniques with a street aesthetic, the tour outfits perfectly capture Rihanna’s spirit.
On creating the looks, Riccardo Tisci revealed: “I enjoyed making these looks: Rihanna represents what young and amazing means today. She is punk and talented. She offers intelligence, energy and pure beauty. Rihanna has what every girl aspires to have. She is the face of her generation.”