Ronda Rousey first appeared in a Buffalo Jeans campaign in 2014. For the Fall 2016 season, the UFC champ and brand ambassador returns, to front the company’s new “Hope” denim campaign. Rousey is casually clad in a white tee in jeans in the updated shots.
The “Hope” silhouette features a no-gap waistline, with a generous fit in the thigh. The collection consists of 12 different styles, in blue, black and burgundy hues, with a range of cuts including skinny jean, straight-fit and boot cut options. The denim is offered in sizes 24 to 34, with prices ranging rom $59.00 – $89.00.
Rousey spoke with Vogue magazine, sharing the below on her new line:
What was working with Buffalo like? What details did you want to make sure were included in the design?
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Mo Vaughn has turned his personal struggle to find apparel that fits his frame, into a new fashion endeavor. The three-time MLB All-Star and baseball MVP launched a Big & Tall menswear line, dubbed “MVP Collections.”
The 32-piece range includes tees, dress shirts, premium denim styles and activewear, all Made in the USA. The tops are available in sizes 1XL to 4XL, while denim is offered in 38″ to 50.” Items are meant to be transitional, thanks to 3 lifestyle collections described as: Athleisure, Weekend Wear and Night Out.
“For years I struggled to find clothes that were in my size, only to be let down,” said co-founder of MVP Collections, Mo Vaughn. “The options available for big and tall men’s clothing is extremely limited and far from fashionable. I’ve always had to have my clothes custom-made, which can be extremely costly. … Read More »
The September “Fall Fashion Issue” of GQ magazine places Carolina Panthers quarterback, Cam Newton, at the forefront. Shot by Mario Testino, Newton is clad in a Calvin Klein Collection coat over a Superman tee from Under Armour.
The featured story has Cam covering topics like race, his son Chosen, last season’s Super Bowl loss, the league’s expectation of him, how he uses fashion to showcase his personality, and his upcoming TV show for Nickelodeon. To read the full piece, visit here.
The corresponding fashion shoot had Newton dressed in variety of vibrant designer duds. The quarterback is notorious for his off-field fashion statements. In addition to his gametime performance, Newton’s wardrobe selections are typically a topic of conversation each week. For GQ, he was styled in “Fall’s Biggest, Loudest, and Brightest Clothes,” among them coats from Marc Kaufman Furs, Michael Kors and Burberry, … Read More »
With the Summer Games quickly approaching, Vogue magazine has tapped Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton as its August cover star, alongside Gigi Hadid. The decathlete will be heading to Rio next month to compete, but first he snagged the fashion publication’s coveted cover spot, shot by Mario Testino. Eaton joins the likes of Ryan Lochte, Hope Solo and Serena Williams, who appeared on the cover of Vogue’s Olympics-themed issue in 2012.
Game on! @gigihadid meets decathlete #AshtonEaton on the cover of our August issue. Click the link in our bio to see more. Photographed by @mariotestino, styled by @tonnegood.
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The biggest names in sports gathered last night for the 2016 ESPY Awards, to celebrate the year’s top performers and notable highlights on the field, the court and the ice. Each year, the ESPYS offers athletes an opportunity to showcase their sartorial chops. Team uniforms are replaced with bespoke suits and glamorous gowns. Helmets are removed to reveal perfectly coiffed manes. Cleats and sneakers are swapped for luxe footwear designs. Below A Glam Slam recaps fashions from the 2016 ESPYS:
Statement jackets were among the evening’s trends, in the form of patterned pieces and bold hues. Terrell Owens chose a floral printed jacket, while Richard Sherman opted for a vibrant blue textured jacket, to balance out his black-on-black ensemble. Steph Curry’s ALBA Legacy ensemble included a blue velvet design.
That jacket though… 👌 #ESPYs 📷: Jordan Strauss/AP
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In celebration of July 4th, Major League Baseball released a new crop of themed threads. For this year’s style set, Majestic, New Era and the league worked together to develop the Independence Day designs, again incorporating a stars and stripes motif.
Uniforms aside, there were several sartorial nods to the holiday, in the form of footwear, catcher’s gear and off-field suiting styles. Below is a recap of the July 4th MLB fashion statements:
Teams across the league took to social media to offer a closer look at their special stars and stripes gear.
Players such as Bryce Harper and Miguel Cabrera chose to take the field in custom cleats:
4th of July cleats for @bharper3407 created by @kreativecustomkicks x @dezcustomz #uniswag
Following the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Championship, J.R. Smith exited the team plane and attended the squad’s celebratory parade sans shirt. Cleveland-based company, Fresh Brewed Tees, has since capitalized on Smith’s shirtless statement.
Fresh Brewed Tees partnered with the Cavs guard on an exclusive, limited-edition tee that mimics the tattoos that cover his chest and back. Per Cleveland.com, what began as a mock-up of a potential shirt style quickly went viral, prompting the company to develop the design in tandem with Smith.
The “J.R. Smith Tattoo Shirtless Shirt” retails for $34.99. To shop the tee, visit here:
Check it out below:
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Former Kansas University basketball player, Perry Ellis, has announced a sponsorship deal with menswear brand, Perry Ellis. Ellis took to social media to share the news of his new fashion gig.
The photo has him dressed in the brand’s Slim Fit Polka Dot Dress Shirt and denim bottoms. Ellis recently signed with the Dallas Mavericks, playing on their Summer League team.
Can’t wait to get to work! Excited to start the next chapter wearing @perryellis #veryperry #DallasMavericks #sponsorship
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Paris Men’s Fashion Week has served as an off-season stop for several sports pros. These athletes are in attendance to view the new Spring/Summer ’17 collections and cultivate their wardrobes for their next year of pre, post-game, and red carpet appearances.
The Lanvin front row roster included Dwyane Wade, Victor Cruz, Nick Young and Serge Ibaka.
Dwyane Wade continued to cover the Paris Fashion Week circuit, attending shows like Louis Vuitton, Dior, Berluti, Balmain, and Lanvin.
#OlivierRousteing @balmain #mensfashionweekparis
The 2016 NBA Draft sartorial game was marked by a mix of simple styles and flashy fashions. It has become commonplace for prospective players to seek out bespoke tailors and personal stylists, to develop custom creations from head-to-toe.
Among the evening’s top trends were burgundy and red hues, classic bow ties, and special finishing touches, from personalized jacket linings to signature socks. A Glam Slam breaks down the 2016 NBA Draft fashions:
Ben Simmons, the draft’s #1 pick, chose a sleek three-piece suit from Brioni. In a sea of bow ties, he opted instead for a golden neck tie. Overall, the look was modern yet timeless, keeping Simmons safe from a place in draft day fashion infamy.
Ben Simmons on his 3-piece suit: “I’m about to be in a league where no boy’s are allowed, so I went classic." pic.twitter.com/jn5gkSSCnH
— The Undefeated (@TheUndefeated) June 23, 2016
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