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Rihanna's style icons? Nicole Richie, Princess Diana and Mom

October 02, 2013|By Susan Denley
  • Rihanna wears a Chanel dress and espadrilles, Miu Miu sunglasses and Lynn Ban bracelets in this shot for Glamour.
Rihanna wears a Chanel dress and espadrilles, Miu Miu sunglasses and Lynn… (Terry Tsiolis )

Rihanna, who has a new TV fashion-competition show called "Styled to Rock" slated to premiere on Oct. 25 on Bravo, is Glamour's November cover girl. She tells the magazine her style icons are Nicole Richie and Princess Diana, but her love for fashion all started with her mother. The magazine hits newsstands Oct. 8. [Glamour]

Meanwhile, Miranda Kerr is the cover girl for Cosmopolitan. She says her life is more balanced now than ever, as she juggles her career, marriage to actor Orlando Bloom and tot Flynn. [Cosmopolitan]

Marc Jacobs has confirmed he is leaving Louis Vuitton after 16 years to concentrate on his own eponymous line, and he showed his farewell collection on Wednesday morning at Paris Fashion Week. Los Angeles Times Fashion Critic Booth Moore reports, "There was a celebratory but mournful feeling to the collection, done entirely in black and navy, as if Jacobs was saying the decision to leave the jewel in the LVMH crown, the brand that made him the biggest star in the fashion universe, is bittersweet." [Los Angeles Times]

Saint Laurent reportedly has severed relations with Paris boutique Colette in a flap over a T-shirt that was sold in the store. The shirt read: "Ain't Laurent Without Yves." Saint Laurent Paris creative director Hedi Slimane, who dropped the "Yves" from the label's name, was not amused and pulled his line from the boutique. [New York Times]

Baby North West, daughter of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, already has a custom designer wardrobe, thanks to chic gifts from the likes of Alexander Wang, Givenchy, Celine, Lanvin and Margiela. [Racked]

Surprises abounded in the audience at Chanel's Paris Fashion Week show on Tuesday. There, along with the usual suspects, were some names not typically associated with the label: Katy Perry, Rita Ora and Kate Upton. [Cut]

The Chanel show was "pretty to look at," says Times Fashion Critic Booth Moore. [Los Angeles Times]

Proenza Schouler designers Jack McCullough and Lazaro Hernandez are teaming with MAC on a makeup collection that's scheduled to be released in April. [Racked]


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