Rihanna Named Stance Creative Director, Because She's A Pro At Making Socks Sexy

Socks have typically been the least sexy item of clothing in a girl's arsenal — but not if Rihanna has anything to do with it. A sock company with serious swagger, Stance named Rihanna its contributing Creative Director as well as member of the brand's Punks & Poets, a crew of ambassadors that also includes Haim and Allen Iverson. Other celebs to create collections have been Dwayne Wade (he's a surprisingly prolific sock designer), Santigold and Langley Fox Hemingway.

In her new role, Rihanna flexed her designer muscles, creating two sets of limited edition socks, above the knee and classic crew, dubbed "Murder Ri Wrote." Each set, which includes three pairs, will run you between $26 and $30, and both showcase the collaboration's iconic, headline-inspired print where words like "gal", "run", and "());