The House Fenty Built

Next week in Paris, ​Rihanna​ will make history. The 31-year-old artist and entrepreneur will debut the very first collection for F​enty​, her luxury fashion label. Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (​LVMH)​ , the same parent company of Fendi, Givenchy and Dior will now also house Fenty. The partnership makes ​Rihanna​ the first woman of color and​ first female designer to have an original brand for the largest luxury conglomerate in the world. However, this isn’t the only time Rihanna Robyn Fenty has broken barriers. In 2015, Rihanna became the first black spokesperson for ​Dior,​ starring in its Secret Garden IV fashion film. In 2018, she made herstory again by becoming the very first black woman featured on the September cover for British Vogue, a 103-year-old publication. READ MORE