Rihanna Wears A Thebe Magugu Crocheted Outfit To Make A Grand Announcement About Fenty Beauty Africa.
Rihanna looked stunning in Thebe Magugu’s Merino Wool Fringe Knitted Dress while announcing the launch of Fenty Beauty in Africa.
Rihanna, a Grammy Award-winning singer and entrepreneur, debuted her Fenty Beauty cosmetics line in September 2017.
Rihanna stated that Fenty Beauty will be available in a few African nations, including Kenya, over five years later, and what better way to promote it than by wearing pieces by a South African designer?
The Work singer made her statement while dressed in a Merino Wool Fringe Knitted Dress by Thebe Magugu.
Welcome to Africa, Riri. @rihanna wears the Thebe Magugu White Wool Fringe Hem Knitted Dress with Detachable Bralette from AW21’s Alchemy collection exploring the changing face of African Spirituality.
Thank you Rih & Jahleel.
— THEBE MAGUGU (@_ThebeMagugu_) May 11, 2022
“Welcome to Africa Riri,” tweeted the South African designer on Twitter, adding that the collection was about “exploring the shifting face of African Spirituality.”
“The silhouettes in the collection combine traditional local wardrobe solutions like draping and wrapping with intricate and crisp tailoring. The collection honors the work of renowned textile and printmakers from throughout the world “Thebe explained the motivation behind the 2021 collection.
Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Hits Africa
Fenty Beauty will soon be available in Kenya, Botswana, Ghana, South Africa, Namibia, Nigeria, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, Rihanna said on Twitter on Tuesday, May 10th.
Fenty Beauty will be available on May 27th, according to the 34-year-old billionaire.
Rihanna Showcases Her Thebe Magugu Knit Dress.
Thebe Magugu welcomed Rihanna to Africa on Instagram on Wednesday, May 11th, following her Fenty Beauty announcement.
She wore his Merino Woll Fringe Knitted Dress with a detachable bralette from his Autumn/Winter Alchemy 21 collection, which addresses the “shifting face of African Spirituality,” according to the award-winning designer.
In March 2021, Magugu debuted the collection during Paris Fashion Week. The skilled designer told British Vogue that the collection was “such a niche sensation.”
Which Other Celebs Have Worn Thebe Magugu?
Issa Rae wears the Thebe Magugu Petrol Green Jacket and Skirt in the latest episode of Insecure. The jacket has South Africa’s constitution printed on the back lining, which is shown through an intentional tear. From the AW20 collection shown at Paris Fashion Week.#InsecureHBO pic.twitter.com/63Ro2s4TSB
— THEBE MAGUGU (@_ThebeMagugu_) November 2, 2021
Thebe Magugu has been worn by a number of American celebrities in recent years. In an episode of her hit comedy Insecure, American actress and producer Issa Rae wore a Thebe Magugu gown.
Miley Cyrus flaunted her Thebe Magugu men’s suit while soaring through the sky in a private plane, while Kylie Jenner flaunted her wool suit.
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