Rihanna In Hot Water Over ‘S&M’ Video, Kanye Snubs Grammys For New York Fashion Week, And More Fashion News

Rihanna on February 15, 2011.
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David LaChapelle has sued Rihanna over her new “S&M” music video. The famed fashion photographer claims that the video is WAY too similar to some of his work. {Styleite}

• Over the weekend, rapper Kanye West went to the Alexander Wang, Band of Outsiders, and Tory Burch fashion shows in New York City. One place he did not swing by? The Grammys in California. {Styleite}

• For Sunday’s “Celebrating Ken” Mattel party, several menswear designers (i.e. Yigal Azrouel, Michael Bastin, and Billy Reid) revealed their Ken Doll designs, which were modeled after real-life dolls. {The Cut}

• Looking for a new gig? Why not apply to be Marc Jacobs’ social media pro/Twitterer? During Sunday night’s Grammys, the designer tweeted that he’s looking for someone to come aboard and take over as head Twitterer. Of course, he got responses faster than you can say “tweet.” {Styleite}

• Yesterday, Anthropologie launched its bridal site BHLDN.com. Hundreds of thousands of wives will now regret the fact that they’re already married. {People StyleWatch}

Demi Moore is instigating drama between stylist Rachel Zoe and her former assistant Brad Goreski. The actress has apparently jumped ship from Zoe to Brad, who sources say, will be dressing her for the Oscars. Blasphemy! {NY Post}

Blake Lively has arrived. Christian Louboutin has named a shoe after the Gossip Girl star, and it’s not fugly. {Vogue}

• For Tibi’s newest campaign, The City alum Olivia Palermo was asked to handpick her favorite items from the line and then pose fashion blogger-style. {Refinery 29}