Rihanna | Book launch party in NYC.

Rihanna looked stunning last night, while attending her book launch party at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City! Her hair and make up is absolutely flawless. But the dress and boots don't really go together.  A different pair of shoes would definitely have been a better choice. As for this coffee table item, Ri releases her first-ever visual autobiography, which serves as a large-format 504-page book featuring more than 1,000 photos. The book (which she worked on for over five years and weighs nearly 15 pounds) follows Rihanna‘s life from her childhood in Barbados to going on worldwide tours. It also includes her fashion moments and private time with friends and family.

As much as I love Rihanna (and Fenty Beauty!), it would seriously pain me to fork out $150 for a 15 lb. book of pictures. No maam. But if she can get people to buy it (and she has), fairplay to her. She is a talented and beautiful woman, regardless.

Ri was rocking a leopard print cocktail dress straight off the Saint Laurent SS20 catwalk:

The Fenty x Phaidon limited edition came out first on October 10th while the Luxury Supreme edition, with a tabletop bookstand created by The Haas Brothers, will be released on November 20th. A third edition, the Ultra Luxury Supreme, is already sold out! Order your copies now at TheRihannaBook.com