All eyes were on Rihanna as she attended the Dior runway fashion event during Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday.
The fashion world in Paris forgot all about the war raging in Ukraine as Rihanna strutted down the steps in black maternity lingerie including a lace bra and thong under a lace skirt from her Fenty X Savage line.
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She accessorized her lingerie with patent leather knee-high boots and a matching leather jacket.
The pregnant beauty mogul, 33, is expecting her first child with rapper A$AP Rocky, also 33. They announced their pregnancy with a photo shoot in Manhattan in January.
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Since then, Rihanna has shocked and awed her fans by baring her baby bump in a variety of revealing outfits. Pregnant fans are inspired to imitate Rihanna's look by exposing their bellies over jeans and even leggings.
In a recent interview with Refinery29, RiRi told expectant fans not to hide their pregnancy.
"Right now I'm really into pushing the idea of sexy. When women get pregnant, society tends to make it feel like you hide, hide your sexy, and that you're not sexy right now [but] you'll get back there and I don't believe in that s—t."
She said she's "leaning into sexy" and intends to continue exposing her growing baby bump in increasingly revealing outfits.
Kim Kardashian has defended the backlash to her SKIMS maternity shapewear line after many people, including Jameela Jamil, attacked the ads.
The 39-year-old reality star took to Instagram over the weekend to share images from the new maternity shapewear collection, showing pregnant women sporting high-waisted panties, bodysuits and shorts.
However, some people took issue with the maternity line - since they are designed to hide flab and extra rolls.
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Jameela, who is an outspoken critic of the Kardashians and their shenanigans, commented:
"I wish we could just normalize just focusing on the inside of a pregnant body, not the outside. You don't need your shape corrected or hidden... Pregnancy is hard enough, with enough worries already... If I ever have a baby I'm welcoming the stretch marks, the new curves and I'm sure as s**t not gonna rush to try and snap back, I'm just gonna let my body heal from the Massive event that has occurred inside my body."
Others complained that SKIMS did a terrible job Photoshopping an African woman into the ad. The African model is Photoshopped to darken her skin and she throws a large shadow on the model next to her. The other models have no such shadowing - even though they were snapped under the same studio lighting.
Kim took to her Twitter page to insist that the pieces are designed to support a pregnant woman's bump - not hide it.
"To anyone who has an issue with maternity solutionwear, and if you haven't been pregnant before you may not know the struggle of what it's like carrying all of this weight the way I did along with millions of strong women, @skims maternity line is not to slim but to support," she wrote.
"The belly part doesn't slim your belly. It's actually sheer and a thinner layered material compared to the rest of the garment. It provides support to help with the uncomfortable weight being carried in your stomach which affects your lower back -and the compression on the leggings helps with pain relief caused by swelling. It is also worn after you have given birth and provides the comfort and support that most women need after delivery especially if you are recovering from a cesarean."
Kim added that the new line, available in nine colors and from sizes XXS to 5X, was created in response to "the tens of thousands of pregnant women who wrote us requesting it".
Sandrarose.com has never featured a pregnant Morning Glory before. But 30-year-old Yuki Akinosho, wife of today's Morning Wood, Gabriel, 31, displays such style and grace while 6 months pregnant, that I decided to feature her to give you expectant moms a little inspiration!
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After months of hiding her pregnancy under layers of clothing, Pop Princess Ciara confirmed she was having rapper Future's baby on 'The View' yesterday. Now she can't stop talking about her fetus.
Gossip blog TMZ reports Ciara is so protective of her unborn child that she had a 'baby claus' written into fiancé Future's tour contract.
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After years of being snubbed by Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, Kim Kardashian finally got her coveted invite to the ritzy Met Gala Costume Ball -- and this is what she turned up in. A bloated and water-logged Kim made sure to steal the spotlight in a hideous Givenchy floral duster. Wintour's refusal to invite the narcissistic socialite to the Met Gala last year made headlines. Wintour, who is friends with West, declined to invite Kim because she considered Kardashian to be “the worst thing since socks with sandals!" So you'd think Kim would want to make a good impression on the fashion maven? The Met Gala was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday, May 6, in New York City.
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