With top designers eager to dress them and stylists at the ready, NBA players have enviable off-court wardrobes. Basketball fans and fashion fans alike have an opportunity to shop John Wall’s closet. The Washington Wizards star has teamed up with TheRealReal, the world’s premier online luxury resale store, for an online sale.
The items available from Wall’s wardrobe range from Givenchy polos and tees to luxe sneaker styles from designers like Christian Louboutin, Louis Vuitton and Prada.
Proceeds will be benefit the John Wall Family Foundation, which strives to improve the quality of life for disadvantaged families and to impact the lives of at-risk youth through mentorship, education and physical activity. To shop Wall’s closet, visit here. Check out some of the offerings below:
Givenchy Embroidered Short Sleeve Shirt ($75)
Massimo Alba Colorblock Notch Lapel Blazer ($145)
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Dwyane Wade is constantly pushing fashion boundaries, bringing something fresh to his sartorial game each time he steps out. He recently hit the red carpet for the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) Awards, in a memorable look courtesy of Public School NYC. The brand has a loyal following among sports pros, including Victor Cruz, is often seen sporting the designs from Maxwell Osbourne and Dao-Yi Chow.
For the occasion, Wade dressed up in a tux from the brand, complete with a robe-style jacket. Vogue magazine captured some behind-the-scenes shots of Wade getting red carpet ready. The Miami Heat star posed below with designers Maxwell Osbourne and Dao-Yi Chow, and his longtime stylist, Calyann Barnett:
On the carpet at the @cfda awards with my brothers @alldaydaoyi +#Mrsdaoyi @maxwellosborne of @publicschoolnyc and my stylist @unlawfullady
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Last season marked the debut of the NFL Men’s Lifestyle campaign, featuring players like New England Patriots wide receiver, Julian Edelman, and Green Bay Packers wide receiver, Jordy Nelson. Similar to the concept behind the NFL Women’s and NFL Juniors Apparel campaigns, the ads serve to highlight the newest fan apparel offerings for guys, while pairing those pieces with everyday wear.
This year, New York Jets wide receiver, Eric Decker, is among the campaign’s featured faces. Decker was a natural fit, as he is no stranger to the fashion world. He’s among the NFL stars with a notable off-field sartorial game and he’s been tapped by brands like Buffalo David Bitton.
The updated campaign, which is set to debut in publications ranging from GQ to Sports Illustrated. NFL Stylist, Jace Lipstein, fuses luxury fashion with team themed apparel. The latest line of gear is due out in May.
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Off-the-pitch, soccer squads suit up in style with the help of luxe design houses, designated as team outfitters. HUGO BOSS has served as the official fashion sponsor for the German National Team since 2013, and the relationship continues to grow. The team is currently featured in the company’s #SuitedByBOSS campaign, bringing high-fashion to the field. Athletes swapped their uniforms for sleek suits, for some friendly play.
We are proud to be the official fashion outfitter of the German national football team! Looking forward to the next challenge #SuitedbyBOSS
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Each year, Vogue’s Met Gala affords athletes an opportunity to trade the grit and grind of their game, for the glitz and glamour of the fashion world. This year’s theme, dubbed “Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology,” had attendees donning metallic decorations and glow-in-the-dark-designs. A variety of pro athletes dressed up for the festivities, from World Series to World Cup champions. See what the sports stars wore to the 2016 Met Gala:
Carmelo Anthony has become a Met Gala regular in recent years. The New York Knicks forward was outfitted in a black and white tuxedo from Public School for the occasion.
My ❤ thank you @voguemagazine for having us!! #metball2016
Sleek suits, crop tops and spiked loafers made the red carpet rounds at last night’s NFL Draft. This year’s prospective players again turned to custom tailors to generate their own unique style statements. From the bow ties to the bling, the draft served as sartorial prep for the arena arrivals and trips to the post-game podium, once joining the league. A Glam Slam broke down the 2016 NFL Draft fashion play-by-play:
Ezekiel Elliot’s cropped dress shirt was the talk of the NFL Draft red carpet. The former Ohio State running back first made fashion waves, when wearing a crop-top jersey on the gridiron. Elliot’s NFL Draft attire was a one-of-a-kind design from Pantheon Limited. Pantheon Limited suits are designed by founder and fellow Columbus resident, Ethan Weisman. The company also outfitted Ohio State draftees including Darron Lee and Joey Bosa.
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Jake Arrieta has linked up with SAXX Underwear, as the company’s newest brand ambassador. The Chicago Cubs pitcher joins NBA all-star Kevin Love, big-wave surfer Mark Healey, and rally driver, Ken Block, who also work with the brand. Arrieta is featured in SAXX Underwear’s “Free to Move” campaign and will offer input in the design process.
“They have designed products specifically to fit my needs on the mound and off of it,” Arrieta said. “Every man could benefit from their technology and I’m looking forward to adding my opinion and ideas to the product design.”
To shop the collection, visit here. For more on the new partnership, visit here.
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Fashion has become an integral part of the game, from the court to the slopes to the pitch, prompting Sports Illustrated to create it’s inaugural “Fashionable 50” list. The magazine tapped a range of experts to weigh in on the 50 most stylish sports pros in the world.
Athletes were evaluated not only for their clothing choices, but for the confidence and swagger they exude through their personal style, their fashion endeavors, and the partnerships they have scored outside of their sport. A Glam Slam founder and editor-in-chief, Heather Zeller, was among on the panel of experts.
Victor Cruz snagged top honors, landing at #1 on the list. The New York Giants wide receiver has cemented himself as one of the NFL’s best-dressed players, having quickly climbed the fashion ranks since joining the league. The athletes accompanying Cruz in the top ten are as follows: (1) Victor Cruz … Read More »
In recent months, Express and Banana Republic have tapped pro athletes to front their new Spring campaigns. Chicago Cubs third baseman, Kris Bryant, followed in Steph Curry’s footsteps as the latest Express men’s ambassador. Banana Republic chose Cleveland Cavaliers forward, Kevin Love, as the brand’s inaugural style ambassador. Now Houston Texans wide receiver, DeAndre Hopkins, fronts Club Monaco’s new Bennett Chinos campaign.
“On any given day, you’d probably find me wearing them rolled at the ankles with a floral print shirt and clean sneakers,” said Hopkins.
The Bennett chino was designed a modified cut, to feature a more comfortable, roomier fit through the thigh. The pants retail for $89.50. To shop the Bennett Chino collection, visit here.
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Following the success of its NFL apparel collections, LEVI’s has shifted its sports focus to baseball, with a new line of MLB gear. In time for the start of the 2016 season, the retailer has revealed the “coastal rivalries collection,” with exclusive designs for four teams including: New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, and San Francisco Giants.
“From crafting uniforms to dressing fans for game day, Levi’s has been involved in the game of baseball for more than 100 years,” Levi’s® Brand President James Curleigh said. “We’re excited to continue that tradition with the Levi’s® MLB Collection. There’s been a resurgence of baseball-influenced clothing in the past few years, and Levi’s® is in a unique position to create gear that can be worn to a game, but is stylish enough to wear in your everyday life.”
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