It is the fashion industry’s night of nights, and one of the fiercest celebrities around, Rihanna, was always going to give the models and designers a run for the money.
Rihanna, 23, turned heads in a daring Stella McCartney dress that left little to the imagination.
The lacy dress has divided fashion critics Rihanna ditched her shoulder length curls and opted for a long braid swept across her shoulder for the 2011 Met Gala Monday in New York where she jetted in from Jamaica where she was filming the video for her single Man Down off her LOUD album.
The songbird completed her gothic-glam look with a deep purple lip and shimmering silver shadow. Emerald green earrings added the perfect touch of contrast to her alluring look dazzled in the lacy number which she teamed with strappy Christian Louboutin heels.
From the front, the singer’s dress appeared rather conservative with just a subtle hint of skin on show.
But as she turned around, Rihanna revealed a daring slit up the side of the dress, held together with sheer mesh.
Tuesday night she Tweeted: ‘I’m already started on fragrance #2 an extension of #RebLFleur Wore the sample last night and all the fly girls wanted some #Yummy’.
Wednesday, she was spotted out in New York for a lunch meeting at the popular Phillippe Chow restaurant on Madison Avenue.The S&M singer spent another day in the Big Apple helping to promote her fragrance, Reb’LFleur. (NSH)