The Fashion Bomb News Breakdown: Rihanna’s Getting Sued Again for ‘S&M’ Video, Nike is Working on Self-Tying Shoelaces, and Michelle Rodriguez and Cara Delevingne are Allegedly Dating

Rihanna S&M

Rihanna‘s being sued once again over her 2010 music video for “S&M,” this time by photographer Philipp Paulus. Paulus says the scene of Rihanna pressed up against the wall under a sheet of plastic taped down with two huge “X” marks is almost identical to a fashion shoot he did a few years back called “Paperworld.” The case will go to court April 15th, and if Paulus wins, “S&M” will be banned from YouTube and television. (Page Six)


Sam Edelman Apparel

 • Sam Edelman‘s a force to be reckoned with in the shoe department, but now, the label is branching out to provide clothes to match their trendy footwear. Aimed at the 23-to-30-year-old member of the creative class, this new contemporary line, according to Edelman’s president of sportswear Leslie Singer, is supposed to keep the wearer covered all day: “We want to outfit her from day to night. She can change her shoes and bag and go out in the evening. Versatility is key” . Wholesale prices start at $30 and peak at $170. The line will launch this fall. (WWD)


marty mc fly nike sneakers

• Lazy dressers, rejoice! Nike is developing a pair of sneakers with shoelaces that tie themselves–and it could be released as soon as 2015. Inspired by Marty McFly‘s power laces from Back to The Future 2, Nike vice president Tinker Hatfield says they are currently working on the technology for the shoes. “Are we gonna see power laces in 2015? To that, I say YES!” he told (Telegraph)


Rihanna Vogue March 2014

Rihanna dishes on the secrets of her underwear game to Plum Sykes in this month’s Vogue issue. “If I’m wearing a top, I don’t wear a bra,” she said. “If I’m wearing a bra, I just wear a bra.”  (Vogue)


michelle rodriguez cara delevingne

Cara Delevingne‘s got a new boo–and she’s named Michelle Rodriguez. The two were spied drunkenly making out at a Knicks game a couple months back, and have apparently been spending a lot of time together since. Rodriguez allegedly told The Mirror they’ve been dating for over a month. “It’s going really well. She’s so cool. When we started hanging out I just thought she was awesome, and we have the best time together. She’s hard though. You wouldn’t want to mess with her in a fight.” Apparently, Michelle’s been invited to Cara’s sister Poppy‘s pad out in L.A., so it maybe it’s true love? (Mirror)