Belfast Telegraph

Rihanna breaks fashion rule book

Rihanna has carried on her tradition of setting her own style standards at the British Fashion Awards - where she wore nothing but an oversized velvet tuxedo teamed with stockings and black stilettos.

The pop beauty joined A-list stars including Cara Delevingne, Rita Ora and David and Victoria Beckham at the glamorous event at the Coliseum in London.

Cara was ending her busy year in style after being named Model of the Year at the event, while f ashionista supreme and Editor-In-Chief of US Vogue Anna Wintour was presented with the Outstanding Achievement Award for her contribution to the industry.

Harry Potter star Emma Watson won the British Style Award, presented to her by last year's winner, One Direction star Harry Styles.

Harry was spotted having an awkward encounter with two of his former flames - Cara and Kendall Jenner. The girls held hands and smiled as the brushed past the boyband star at the top of the stairs.

Victoria Beckham, attending days after reports her husband was involved in a car crash in north London, was handed the Brand of the Year Award.

Accepting the award she told the crowded room: "Wow, thank you. I am so so proud to be British and incredibly proud to have built my brand in the UK. I want to thank my team. I love you all so much and this is for all of you.

"We've come a long way since that Spice Girls dressing room. David, you inspire me every day. You support me. You make this possible. I adore you and my children.

"And my parents, you love me unconditionally - and I know I am a pain in the bottom."

Elsewhere, Louis Vuitton was named Creative Campaign Award winner, while Nicolas Ghesquiere won International Designer of the Year.


From Belfast Telegraph