Contact Us

Rihanna Is the New Face of Balmain [PHOTOS]

Rihanna
Jason Kempin, Getty Images

Rihanna is as famous for taking off her clothes as she is for the daring, bold and sexy ensembles that she does wear. The singer may find incentive in wearing more clothes now that she has been named the face of uber luxe, fashion-forward brand Balmain.

RiRi will front the French brand’s Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. She shared snaps of herself in Balmain threads – which are seriously ahead of the fashion curve — on Instagram. The photos were shot by Inez and Vinoodh, the fashion photographers that Lady Gaga helped put on the mainstream map.

RiRi x Balmain ads are running in fashion mags in January.

Olivier Rousteing, Balmain’s Creative Director, fangirled over RiRi in the company press release confirming Rihanna’s new assignment.

“Dreams do come true,” he said. “When the woman that inspires you wears your creations, your vision feels complete. Not compromising, fresh, modern, the icon of my generation, Rihanna embodies my vision of Balmain in this new campaign. In front of the camera, she makes you feel like she is the only girl in the world.”

Wow. He really does feel like RiRi is the right face and body for the job! We have to agree. She does fit the Balmain aesthetic.

See Rihanna for Balmain here and here.

And her closet just got that much more awesome.

Next: See RiRi's Best Hair

More From 92.9 NIN

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://929nin.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 92.9 KNIN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 92.9 KNIN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!