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ADIDAS DESIGNS “MADE IN MARCH” UNIFORMS FOR EIGHT SCHOOLS

Posted on February 26th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. 1 Comment

With March Madness fast approaching, adidas has unveiled a new crop of hardwood fashions for eight schools to wear during the 2015 NCAA basketball postseason. The “Made in March” Uniform System is meant to evoke a throwback vibe. The jerseys are simple in design, while the shorts feature a color block effect, decorated with enlarged team logos and an assymetrical leg trim.

Among the teams set to sport the new threads are: UCLA, University of Louisville, Texas A&M, University of Wisconsin, NC State University, University of Kansas, University of Nebraska, and University of Michigan. The Cardinals are the only squad to have short sleeve jerseys.

In additional to the apparel, teams will have adidas basketball footwear including new colorways of the D Lillard 1, J Wall 1 and D Rose 5 Boost signature shoes from NBA All-Stars Damian Lillard, John Wall and Derrick Rose.

The “Made in … Read More »



NCAA STYLE SHOWDOWN: NIKE GEAR FOR OREGON VS. OHIO STATE

Posted on January 10th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U. No Comments

Nike has designed a new set of special-edition uniform styles for the Oregon Ducks and the Ohio State Buckeyes, as they vie to become the very first College Football Playoff National Champion. The Mach Speed uniforms each feature a fractal diamond Swoosh on the front of the jersey and pant.

The Oregon Ducks have the most extensive college football wardrobe, with an endless array of jersey, pant and helmet combinations each season. The College Football Playoff National Championship game will have the team dressed in a white/silver/gray colorway. White jerseys will feature tonal gray and silver accents, paired with wolf gray pants and a white helmet with silver wings. The jersey showcases the tonal silver “Fighting Ducks” logo on the sleeve and the pants feature the words “Fighting Ducks” along the legs.

In sharp color contrast, the Buckeyes will take the field in scarlet jersey with white … Read More »



VILLA X STARTER BIG EAST “MIDNIGHT MADNESS” COLLECTION

Posted on October 24th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

Starter Jackets made a comeback last year, with the help of New York Giants legend and President of G-III Sports, Carl Banks. Special-edition drops of the satin sports fashions have been created, including MLB All-Star and White Christmas styles. Now lifestyle retailer, VILLA, has teamed up with G-III Sports and Starter, to launch the first set of limited-edition styles in the VILLA x Starter Series.

The first collection, Big East-inspired, honors legendary teams, players and moments in college sports history. The debut capsule titled “Midnight Madness” highlights seven exclusive designs influenced by original teams in the Big East Conference including UCONN, Syracuse, St John’s, Providence, Seton Hall, Georgetown and Villanova.

The apparel features team colors, with school names across the chest and arms decorated with a Big East patch and team logos. The “Midnight Madness” VILLA x Starter Collection will be available beginning October 31, … Read More »



RETRO BRAND TEAMS UP WITH NFLPA TO LAUNCH “COLLEGE CLASSICS” COLLECTION

Posted on August 21st, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

Retro Brand has teamed up with the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) to create the College Classics collection of tees. The company is known for its fashion-forward, vintage-inspired designs that merge both sports and style. The new line of apparel honors some of the best players to play the game on the Collegiate and Professional level. 

The College Classics collection includes men’s short sleeve t-shirts, featuring school colors and logos based on the alma mater of each player. The backs of the shirts include athletes’ names and numbers. There are 37 players included in the line, from NFL rookies like Johnny Manziel and Jadeveon Clowney to Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks like Russell Wilson and Tom Brady. The tees retail for $38.00.

In addition to the new collection, Retro Brand is also gearing up for College Colors Day. On August 29th, fans are encouraged to celebrate the passion they have for their college, through their apparel. As … Read More »



NCAA STYLE: A GLAM SLAM’S COLLEGIATE FASHION & BEAUTY PICKS

Posted on August 21st, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

With a new season of college sports on the horizon, fans are gearing up with the latest in school branded merchandise. From apparel and accessories to footwear and beauty, there is a diverse range of products to target students and alumni alike. College fans can take their school spirit to the next level with A Glam Slam’s NCAA style picks.

Skicks: Fans can put their most fashionable feet forward on gameday, with a new collection of collegiate-themed footwear from Skicks. Sneaker styles for Michigan, Wisconsin, Indiana and Syracuse are currently available, with several schools to come. The line includes both high-top and low-top designs for men and women, in school color ways and emblazoned with logos. To shop the collection, visit skicks.com.

Pride & Glory: Pride & Glory, the country’s first cohesive collegiate beauty brand, was founded by beauty industry veteran, Jennifer Walsh. The collection of body lotions, hand lotions, hand washes, shower gels and bar … Read More »



VICTORIA’S SECRET PINK LAUNCHES NEW COLLEGIATE APPAREL COLLECTION

Posted on July 8th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U. No Comments

Victoria’s Secret PINK has released a new crop of collegiate-themed clothing designs. The company first debuted its college collection in 2008, and the line continues to expand each year. Currently there are 68 schools offered in the collection. Among the newest additions are: Baylor, Boise State, Brown, Columbia, Fresno State, Georgetown, University of Hawaii, Iowa State, University of Minnesota, Northwestern University, Oxford University, University of Pennsylvania, San Diego State, Southern Methodist University, and Vanderbilt University.

The updated apparel range includes mesh tanks, boyfriend tanks, crew neck tees, v-neck jerseys, mesh boyfriend jerseys, throwback jerseys, varsity crews, and tunic hoodies. School colors and logos are embellished with details such as sequins and stripes, color block designs, and PINK’s imagery. Prices range from $19.95 for a tee to $59.95 for a half-zip sweatshirt.

To check out all of the collegiate offerings, visit here. Below is a … Read More »



UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN STUDENT LAUNCHES “SKICKS” COLLEGIATE-THEMED SNEAKERS

Posted on May 9th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

The market for collegiate licensed merchandise continues to grow and University of Michigan student, Jordana Schrager, has added a unique new find to the fan fashion landscape. Schrager has designed a collection of officially licensed sneakers, offering a fun and fresh twist on traditional school styles. Passionate and loyal fans, both male and female, can now showcase their team pride through their footwear.

The line, dubbed SKICKS, boasts both high top and low top sneaker styles, meant to embody the ‘sole’ of every fan. The footwear was designed in school colors and each pair is decorated with the university’s logo and mascot. The college-branded shoes can be worn alone or as part of a gameday ensemble.

Schrager, who has always been interested in art and design, had been doodling college designs on an old pair of sneakers. After numerous students approached her for a custom pair, SKICKS was … Read More »



FASHION FOR THE MADNESS: TOP-SEEDED STYLE FOR COLLEGE SPORTS FANS

Posted on March 29th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

This article is a guest post from The Style Ref (TSR). Launched in December 2011, The Style Ref is a unique destination for fashionable sports fans with an eye for style. The Style Ref represents countless devoted fans with a strong passion for the different yet complementary worlds of fashion and sports. See more on twitter: @TheStyleRef.

March Madness brings out the college sports fan in everyone. Pom poms, chants and the roar of the crowd – sounds like team spirit. Represent your favorite college team during the NCAA Tournament and all year long with The Style Ref’s top-seeded picks for fashionable sports fans.

 Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Sunglasses by Society43

 Michigan State Spartans NCAA Striped Ballet Flats by Lillybee U

Florida Gators NCAA Cinched Waist Dress by Meesh & Mia

 Michigan Wolverines NCAA Neon Snapback Hat by Adidas

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DOCKERS ADDS 10 NEW SCHOOLS TO GAME DAY KHAKIS COLLECTION

Posted on February 26th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

Dockers first debuted a collegiate collection of Game Day Khakis last Fall, with trousers available for ten different universities. The company has now expanded the range to include ten additional schools. The colleges that have been added to the Spring 2014 collection include: University of Alabama, University of Arizona, University of Arkansas, University of Florida, University of Kansas, University of Louisville, University of Oklahoma, Syracuse University, University of Tennessee, University of Wisconsin.

The Game Day Khakis allow sports fans to make a bold and spirited style statement, as they were designed in each school’s colors. Official team logos are featured on the back pocket and the rally cry is included inside the waistband. Each pant is available in one of two khaki silhouettes: the Game Day Alpha Khaki ($78.00), for a modern slim and tapered fit, and the Game Day Classic Khaki ($68.00), which offers a … Read More »



2014 NATIONAL SIGNING DAY SARTORIAL HIGHLIGHTS

Posted on February 5th, by HeatherZeller in A GLAM SLAM U, BLOG. No Comments

On National Signing Day, high school football players across the country revealed their much-anticipated college commitments. Before they suit up in their new gridiron gear next season, these young athletes showcased their off-field style and swagger. Bow ties reigned supreme among the new recruits. The neckwear was displayed in various sizes and patterned designs, and paired with a range of suspenders, vests and jackets. Baseball caps weren’t the only indication of where the future college football stars were headed. Many chose to represent their new school colors through their fashion choices. A Glam Slam highlights the Signing Day styles of the 2014 recruiting class. Check it out:

Malachi Dupre (WR, John Curtis Christian High School) committed to LSU while donning the day’s most popular accessory. His overall look was reminiscent of NBA player post-game styles. A black and white polka-dot bow tie was … Read More »



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