Rihanna Successfully Marries High Fashion and Streetwear

Promo Shot for FentyxPuma Fall ’17

Rihanna is not the first star to successfully marry high fashion with the streets, but she has set a precedence in tailoring a high fashion line to the streets. One can argue that Alexander Wang did it first. However, Mr. Wang does not have durags for sale.

Most recently, Ms. Fenty launched her fall ’17 line that includes a sleek new sneaker style. Building off of her already successful ‘creeper’, the BadGal has introduced her ‘ankle strap creeper.’ The new style is a remix of the classic hi-top and features a leather strap right over the ankle that reads ‘PUMA.’

The kicks come in three colors; a black, white, and multi-colored pair. You can find them, and the rest of her collegiate-inspired collection on Puma’s website.


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