The internet is ablaze with Rihanna chat this morning and it's not because the video for The Monster, her track with Eminem, has just dropped. There's bigger news: RiRi has just been announced as the new face of Balmain. So that's why the label's creative director Olivier Rousteing Instagrammed all those pics of them together yesterday… Here she is wearing Balmain's ready-to-wear Spring '14 collection, looking all kinds of incredible with her coiffed curls and hand tattoos on display. Yep—we now need a trophy bomber jacket in our lives even more. 

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