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Peoples' News Roundup: Rihanna stages fashion show for exclusive Amazon release

Reuters | Updated: 11-09-2019 02:32 IST | Created: 11-09-2019 02:27 IST
Peoples' News Roundup: Rihanna stages fashion show for exclusive Amazon release
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No phones please: Rihanna stages fashion show for exclusive Amazon release

Luxury brands and retailers are increasingly collaborating with celebrities, including style bloggers and Instagram stars, to help design collections and jazz up their wares. The latest example of this is Rihanna, who is set to stage her designer lingerie show for New York Fashion Week on Tuesday to an audience where phones and cameras have been banned.

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