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The superstar Rihanna made a historic collaboration with the legendary footwear designer Manolo Blahnik. Perhaps, 2016 is super exciting because Robyn Rihanna Fenty introduced an awesome collection in the market, namely, Rihanna x Manolo Blahnik. Rihanna spoke about it as

 ‘I have always loved Manolo Blahniks. Mr. Manolo’s shoes are the most luxurious and timeless shoe there is! His designs make women feel incredible when they wear them, so to be able to collaborate with him and combine our sensibilities has been a dream come true!’- Rihanna.

And, Blahnik enthused about the collaboration, named ‘Denim Desserts’, as

‘This is an incredibly exciting collaboration and I am absolutely thrilled with the results – working with Rihanna has been amazing and her drive, passion, creativity and style have been reflected in the designs, with fabulous results – I hope everyone will love what they are about to see’ – Blahnik.

Also, enjoy this video.

The denim-driven collection features sequins and embroidery inspired by Rihanna’s hand tattoos. Besides, the limited-edition collection includes six styles, a selection of sandals, pumps and boots. This covers a lace-up denim bootie, a strappy sandal, a pointed-toe style with two ankle straps and an insane thigh-high boot. All four pairs come with a sketch of the shoe as well. Indeed, Rihanna made it charming with her unique taste and Blahnik’s expertise. As CEO of Manolo Blahnik, Kristina Blahnik said:

“For Manolo Blahnik, Rihanna was a collaboration we were really excited about. We firmly believed the two of them working hand-in-hand together with their creativity would achieve something totally unique and very special – we are really, really excited for the collection to launch.”

Excited about the quick look of the collection? Check out the video below!

Though it was launched in Blahnik’s New York, London, and Hong Kong stores, you can also buy it at their official website. Looking ahead, the brand plans to open a shops-in-shop in London at Selfridges, and is focusing on expansion into Asia.

“In Japan alone, we are opening a shop this year in Matsuya and we are having a shops-in-shop as well at Hankyu in Osaka” – Blahnik.

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About Rihanna

Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988), known professionally as Rihanna (/riˈænə/ ree-AN-ə), is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, actress, and fashion designer. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, her career began upon meeting record producer Evan Rogers in late 2003 through mutual friends; she recorded demo tapes with his guidance. Her tape was sent to several record labels, and she subsequently signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for its then-president, hip-hop producer and rapper Jay-Z. Both her debut album, Music of the Sun (2005) and its follow-up A Girl Like Me (2006) peaked in the top ten on the US Billboard 200; the former featured the commercially successful song “Pon de Replay” while the latter produced her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, “SOS”.

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