Fashion Credits: Rihanna for British Vogue, September 2018

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018Rihanna continues to make history more than a decade into her career. She covers the September 2018 issue of British Vogue making her the first black woman to cover a September issue in the 102 year history of the British magazine. Anyone who’s into fashion will tell you that the September issue is the most important of the year and to have Rihanna be the first black woman is momentous. Editor-in-chief Edward Enninful styled Rihanna for the shoot while Nick Knight did the photography. Yusef Williams worked on hair, Isamaya French did the makeup using Fenty Beauty products and Jenny Longworth did nails. Japanese flower artist Azuma Makoto created the incredible floral headpieces Rihanna wears throughout the shoot.

The Credits

Rihanna British Vogue September 2018 Prada pink tulle dress and orange knit gloves, Savage x Fenty floral lace bodysuit, Azuma Makoto floral headpieceOn the main cover the Barbadian superstar rocks a pink tulle dress and orange knit gloves from Prada‘s Fall/Winter 2018 collection.

Savage x Fenty black floral stretch lace bodysuitThroughout the editorial Rihanna wears a custom black lace bodysuit by her own lingerie line Savage x Fenty. Pictured above is a similar floral stretch lace body that is currently available on their website for $69. Please note that Rihanna’s version has a higher neckline with lace trim and it does not have the cuffs.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Loewe Fall 2018 black gown yarnOn the subscribers’ cover and in this photo Rihanna dons a Loewe Fall/Winter 2018 gown that features long sleeves and different tiers connected by multicolored yarn.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Cornelia James Virginia lace gloves, Jonathan Aston Sweet Roses lace tightsIn several photos including this one Rihanna sports a pair of Cornelia JamesVirginia lace gloves in black ($91). These are wrist-length and feature an art deco design. And throughout the shoot she wears a pair of Jonathan Aston‘s Sweet Roses lace tights ($21.27).

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Alexander McQueen pink and black silk tuxedo jacketHere the business mogul rocks a wool and silk tuxedo jacket with draped pink silk from Alexander McQueen‘s Fall/Winter 2018 collection [Look 38]. The gloves and tights are the same as mentioned earlier.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Marc Jacobs pink and black asymmetric dressNext we have Rihanna in a pink and black asymmetric silk and velvet dress from Marc JacobsFall/Winter 2018 collection [Look 44]. The bodysuit, gloves and tights are the same as before.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Haider Ackermann blue lace-up bootsShe also wears a pair of Fall 2018 blue lace-up boots by Haider Ackermann.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Gucci green and black feather embroidered lace dressAbove Rihanna poses in a Gucci Fall 2018 silk and lace v-neck gown embroidered with green and black feathers.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Gianvito Rossi Amanda satin lace-up bootsShe completes the look with a pair of Gianvito Rossi‘s Amanda satin lace-up boots ($1,795) as well as the bodysuit and tights mentioned earlier.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Noir Kei Ninomiya black floral coatIn this penultimate shot Rihanna dons a black floral coat from Noir Kei Ninomiya‘s Fall/Winter 2018 collection [Look 36]. Again she wears Gianvito Rossi‘s Amanda satin boots ($1,795) and the Jonathan Aston Sweet Roses lace tights ($21.27).

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Saint Laurent draped bustier dressFinally, we have the stunning beauty in a draped wool bustier dress by Saint Laurent from the Fall/Winter 2018 collection [Look 55]. The bodysuit, gloves and tights are the same as before.

Rihanna British Vogue magazine cover September 2018 Bina Goenka ruby emerald earrings, Van Cleef and Arpels Manchette gold cuff braceletsThe ruby and emerald earrings are by Bina Goenka and the 18k gold cuffs are by Van Cleef & Arpels. These are called the Manchette cuffs and Rih wore a pair in her March 2015 shoot for Harper’s Bazaar.

Image: british vogue/nick knight