Hairdresser Yusef Williams talks working with Rihanna

Hairdresser Yusef Williams talks working with Rihanna

Working with a globally-famous celebrity is a coup for any hairstylist, but when said celebrity is Rihanna? You’ve hit the jackpot. Yusef Williams has worked with the star for over a decade, on everything from her standout Met Gala looks (this year’s challenge, a heavily-embellished Maison Margiela pope hat) to her Fenty Beauty campaigns, her […]

Makoto Azuma talks creating Rihanna's floral headpieces

Makoto Azuma talks creating Rihanna’s floral headpieces

Japanese flower artist Makoto Azuma travelled to London for British Vogue’s September cover shoot with just a pair of scissors in his kit. He ordered the botanicals (many of them rare) that would adorn Rihanna’s head in advance from London’s New Covent Garden Market and, with his two top tier assistants, Azuma integrated himself with […]