Style-logue Rihanna

Her cutting edge fashion hasn't always been on the best-dressed list.

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International singer Rihanna pictured this afternoon at a field near Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland where she was recording a video for one of her new songs.
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The singer bared an awful lot on the set for her new video, "We Found Love," where she was topless in a Northern Ireland grain field. The farm owner eventually <a href="http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/music/NATL-Rihanna-Told-by-Farmer-to-Cover-Up-130620528.html" target=_blank> requested Rihanna put on more clothes. </a> Oops! See more.
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The pop songstress gave new meaning to a country bandanna when she fashioned it into undergarments for her new music video.
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RiRi switched into a stars-and-stripes bikini, a mesh black top, and finally went topless before Graham climbed off his tractor to protest. Graham says "I had a conversation with Rihanna. I hope she understands where I'm coming from. We shook hands." Click through to see the 23-year-old's style evolution from the beginning.
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Rihanna chose some racy stripes while performing in Brazil.
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Rihanna took L.A. by storm on June 28, 2011, when she performed in an itty-bitty tribal number at the Staples Center.
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When in Vegas, you gotta go big or go home! During the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, Ri-ri and B. Spears took the light/dark approach with nearly matching leather onesies.
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Rihanna made the rounds to South Beach for Miami's ultimate fashion week--swimsuits.
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Even at the Met Gala, Rihanna refused to cover up that much, upting for a nearly backless lace dress and an Amazonian braid.
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...and here's the full-length of the gown, by designer Stella McCarthy.
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Rihanna was a vibrant vision in a hand-painted Dior Haute Couture gown at the 2011 Brit Awards February 15.
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She's well known for her fashion and her music.
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When Rihanna first hit the public stage in 2005, her style was a little more urban and a little less chic.
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In 2009, Rihanna's the poster-girl for couture style. She wore a couture Givenchy coat to the designer's Spring/Summer 2010 ready-to-wear show.
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For 102.7 KIIS-FM's Jingle Ball 2005, the "Pon de Replay" singer sported a cropped white vest and low-rise jeans. She accessorized with one gold glove. "Growing up in Barbados, I was just a regular girl," she told the Associated Press. "But I was always interested in fashion."
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At Z100's Jingle Ball 2005, the singer channeled Lil Mama more than the couture queen she is today.
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Rihanna chose a low-cut, patterned dress to attend the 19th Annual Kid's Choice Awards in April 2006 with Chris Brown.
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The songstress went boho in this modest dress for the 2006 Universal Music Block Party.
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The pop star looked stunning in a satin gown by Max Azria Atelier at the CFDA Awards in June 2006.
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Rihanna appropriately chose a shorter dress with embellishments for the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards.
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When pop stars unite: Rihanna chose a sweetheart-cut dress to celebrate fellow diva Beyonce's birthday in August 2006.
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Designer Zac Posen created this slinky, mermaid-cut gown for Rihanna for the Third Annual Fashion Rocks concert at Radio City Music Hall in September 2006.
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The songstress chose Zac Posen again for the 2006 Billboard Music Awards. The designer created this Marilyn Monroe-inspired frock, for which the then 18-year-old Rihanna received a lot of attention.
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In December 2006, the young singer went more modest with a flattering black-and-white dress for a press conference for the Nobel Peace Prize Concert.
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But in February 2007 the songstress went back to her body-hugging ways.
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Rihanna rocked a jade gown with cut-outs for the Universal Music Grammy Party in February 2007.
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For the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala in May 2007, Rihanna caught the attention of many in the fashion world with her white-gown-and-kid-gloves combo by Georges Chakra.
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The pop singer got a blunt haircut and chose a strapless D&G dress for a cocktail party in celebration of The Cartier Charity Love Bracelet in June 2007.
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Two weeks after the release of her album "Good Girl Gone Bad," Rihanna wore a striking Aurelio Costarella couture Medusa dress to Entertainment Weekly's Annual Must List Party in June 2007. The vintage beading and tulle layers make this a step above the LBD.
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Rihanna went casual-yet-chic for a taping of BET's 106 & Park in July 2007 by wearing a ruched-sleeve athletic jacket paired with brass knuckle boots by Dsquared2.
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The pop singer wore a baby doll dress by Castle Starr for the Paper Magazine celebration of her August 2007 cover. Only Rihanna can make an orthopedic boot look chic.
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The songstress wore an ill-fitting LBD to the 2007 MOBO Awards nominations announcement.
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But the starlet struck back at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards, wearing a fuchsia gown that was both elegant and sexy.
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Rihanna went old-Hollywood glam in Dolce & Gabbana at the 2007 World Music Awards, where the singer picked up the awards for Entertainer of the Year and Best-selling Pop Female artist.
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Rihanna got in touch with her inner leopard in this hip-hugging gown at the annual Bambi Awards in November 2007.
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Rihanna paired a fluttery mini with a cinched, sleeveless tank and orange pumps for the Proenza Schouler Fall 2008 show.
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The singer went uber-glam in an emerald Gucci gown for a reception to benefit UNICEF in February 2008.
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But then she wore lace short-shorts to the Nicole Khristine 2008 Spring Collection Jewelry Launch in February 2008.
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And she flipped back again to a completely covered up look for the 2008 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY party.
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Rihanna wore an electric blue dress by designer Zac Posen to the 2008 Grammy Awards - where she picked up the award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration with Jay-Z for "Umbrella."
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The pop singer wore an ill-fitting, gauche LBD and Giambattista Valli platform sandals for the Fendi Paris Store re-opening in February 2008.
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The "Umbrella" singer wore a singular silver dress with pockets and a cut-out to the 2008 MTV Movie Awards in June 2008.
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For the Empire State Building lighting in June 2008, Rihanna looked adorable sporting a patterned puff dress by British designer PPQ.
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Giambattista Valli designed the sunshine yellow, tiered gown Rihanna wore to the 2008 BET Awards.
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Rihanna looked elegantly chic in a belted black gown by Monique Lhuillier and Cartier jewels at the Fifth Annual Fashion Rocks in September 2008.
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Rihanna chose Monique Lhuillier again for the 2008 Spirit Of Life Award Dinner in October 2008, where she wore a stylish red minidress with a leopard accent.
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The singer wore a lavender Gucci gown with gold hardware to the launch of the designer's Tattoo Heart Collection to Benefit UNICEF.
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The weather may have been chilly, but Rihanna sported a wool minidress by Jasmine Di Milo to the RIAA and Feeding America's Inauguration Charity Ball January 20 in Washington.
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Rihanna wore a gown by one of her favorite designers, Gucci, to the 2009 Grammy Salute To Industry Icons honoring Clive Davis Feb. 7. She cinched the Spring 2009 collection gown with a belt.
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Rihanna stepped out May 4 in a re-imagined tuxedo by Dolce & Gabbana for "The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion" Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The tux came from the autumn/winter '09 collection.
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Rihanna chose a sculptural ensemble from the Louis Vuitton fall collection for DKMS' 3rd Annual Star-Studded Gala May 7. The event raised money for the world's largest bone marrow donor center.
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The singer went casual with a patriotically-colored cropped blazer and hot pants for the Island Def Jam Spring Collection party May 20.
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For a night out in New York City June 29, Rihanna wore a futuristic jacket by Gareth Pugh and a miniskirt.
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Rihanna looked ultra glam in an Alexander McQueen jumpsuit and heaps of pearls at the UK Premiere of <i>Inglourious Basterds</i> July 23.
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Rihanna went stylishly casual to the 10th anniversary party of Jay-Z's Rocawear Aug. 10.
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The singer wore funky sunglasses and a hooded minidress during Fashion's Night Out Sept. 10 in New York City.
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Rihanna wore an unfortunate jumpsuit by Jasmine di Milo and lace sunglasses to the 2nd annual House of Hype Directors Dinner Sept. 12 in New York.
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And for a flight, the singer bared her sides in a slit sweatshirt paired with leather leggings and red pumps.
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Rihanna wore a statement piece to the Gareth Pugh ready-to-wear show Sept. 30 - a transparent, striped minidress by the designer.
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Rihanna has been pushing the envelope lately, including going pants-less to shows during Paris Fashion Week.
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The starlet wore less-is-more ensemble by Gaultier to the designer's ready-to-wear show during Paris Fashion Week Oct. 3.
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Rihanna sported Chanel and heaps of accessories to the fashion house's ready-to-wear show Oct. 6 in Paris.
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