Ahead of Super Bowl XLIX, the NFL rolled out the red carpet for the NFL Honors show. It provided an opportunity for the league’s fashion-conscious stars to shed their gridiron garb and show off their style and swagger. The large frames of NFL athletes didn’t hinder their fashion game, as players were styled in plaid patterns, colorful jackets, and classic tuxedos. A Glam Slam breaks down the NFL Honors fashion highlights:
Elevee Lifestyle outfitted several of the NFL Honors attendees, including one of the evening’s top winners, Odell Beckham Jr. The New York Giants wide receiver is quickly becoming one of the league’s newest fashion mavens. Earlier in the week, he hosted Elevee’s “Suits and Sneakers” runway show. Last night had Beckham Jr. dressed in a sleek patterned jacket designed by Elevee’s Boushra Alchabaoun, as he accepted his awards for “Offensive Rookie of the Year” and “Play of the Year.” Beckham Jr. spoke about his suit below:
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NFL players have displayed a strong suit game this season. Elevee Lifestyle has been behind many of the most memorable off-field sartorial statements, from footballers like Demaryius Thomas and Von Miller. The company has dressed the league’s stars in custom, handsomely tailored designs, with special fabrics and careful attention to detail.
Elevee recently held its 6th annual “Suits and Sneakers” Fashion Show at the W Scottsdale, as part of Phoenix Fashion Week. The event further fused football and fashion, as it was part of the lead-up to Super Bowl XLIX in Phoenix.
A range of NFL stars and Elevee clients hit the runway clad in the brand’s custom creations, as well as the latest sneaker styles. The event was hosted by New York Giants wide receiver, Odell Beckham Jr. Other players including Thomas and Miller, as well as Patrick Peterson, Eric Ebron and Michael Floyd, also served as runway models for the evening. During … Read More »
David Beckham’s role with H&M has evolved each season. He’s previously developed bodywear and swim wear for the retailer. The latest collaboration, dubbed “Modern Essentials selected by David Beckham,” will feature a curated selection of styles.
“My relationship with H&M continues to grow. Something I’m really excited about is my selection of items. Things I wear day-to-day, shirts, t-shirts, jeans, bomber jackets. It’s literally stuff I wear day in and day out,” Beckham said.
“Modern Essentials selected by David Beckham” will include his favorite H&M menswear pieces. Among the featured items will be a linen pilot jacket, a white chalk-washed denim jacket, a car coat, a linen blazer, a city-slicker polo shirt, and the perfect white poplin shirt. The line will be released to coincide with Beckham’s new Bodywear range. Both collections will launch worldwide in stores and online on March 5, 2015.
Check out a preview of the styles below:
(photos via H&M)
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Nike has unveiled the latest NFL Super Bowl XLIX Collection, with a range of special styles in celebration of the game. Taking a cue from the game’s location, the collection “mirrors the electric atmosphere of the championship game, drawing inspiration from the shifting expression of the Arizona sky.”
When the two conference champions take the field on February 1, both teams will wear the NFL Nike Elite 51 Uniform, as well as the Nike Vapor Jet Knit Glove – Super Bowl Edition, and the Nike Vapor Untouchable cleat in their team color.
In addition to the on-field gear, the collection includes sideline, training and lifestyle apparel and footwear. Among the featured items are the Nike Alpha Fly Rush Jacket – Super Bowl Edition and the Nike Tech Windrunner – Super Bowl Edition, as well as a training shoe quintet with the Super Bowl Edition of the Nike Free … Read More »
Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi are footballers known for their sartorial skill set, in addition to their skills on the pitch. While Ronaldo scored top honors at the 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony, both athletes shined in the suiting game.
Ronaldo was dressed in a suit and bow tie from Portuguese brand, Sacoor Brothers, paired with a shirt and shoes from his signature CR7 collection. He polished off his look with a Tag Heuer watch.
(photo via @MCSaatchiSandE)
For a closer look at Ronaldo’s formal fashion, watch the footage below:
Messi’s previous Ballon d’or style statements have included a black and white, polka dot tuxedo from Dolce & Gabbana, as well as a shiny red ensemble from the fashion house. This year he chose another Dolce & Gabbana design, a three-piece burgundy suit, with a black shirt, black piping, and a sparkling finish.
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Julian Edelman was quick to capitalize on the New England Patriots win over the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC divisional round. In particular, the game’s most memorable play. The Patriots wide receiver and former college quarterback at Kent State, threw a touchdown pass to Danny Amendola, the first pass in his NFL career. As Edelman explained:
“We’ve had it in for 10 weeks, and the coaches finally got to call it,” Edelman said. “I had to loosen up the arm a little bit.”
Now he has translated “The Pass” into a fashion statement. Edelman’s web store already features a range of t-shirt styles, including “JE11” and “Burgertyme” themed designs. He has added “The Pass” tees to the collection. The gear is available on Edelman’s personal website and retails for $29.99.
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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.
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Style has become an integral part of the game for NFL fans. Football supporters seek team apparel options that are well-suited for the stands and beyond. Companies like Majestic Athletic continue to redefine gameday style, offering a variety of sizes, silhouettes, graphics and embellishments, adding fashionable flair to team-themed pieces.
In celebration of NFL Style, Majestic Athletic also launched “The Coordinator,” as part of its 2014 NFL Campaign. “The Coordinator” is a football fashion expert. Her style blog, majestic coordinator.tumblr.com, offers tips for male and female fans on how to build a winning wardrobe and develop a game plan for regional team style. The full fashion play-by-play can be found at majesticathletic.com/NFL.
A Glam Slam stepped up to the challenge posed by “The Coordinator,” to style a piece from the Majestic Athletic 2014 NFL Collection. The featured item was the Women’s New York Giants Majestic Royal Blue Draft Me VII T-shirt. The tee … Read More »
After the successful launch of the CR7 by Cristiano Ronaldo Underwear and Socks, the footballer has expanded his fashion brand to include a range of premium shirts. With his latest apparel offerings, Ronaldo has continued his partnership with New York based designer, Richard Chai, who is also head designer of the CR7 brand.
Similar to the underwear and socks, the new shirts are meant to provide an upscale take on men’s wardrobe essentials. Ronaldo described the inspiration behind his fashion collections:
“For me, a strong foundation is the most important thing throughout every area of my life.
In my sporting life, a strong foundation enables me to perform at my very best and I apply the same principle to my personal life, business life and the way I dress.
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As part of the “Taste of the New York Jets” festivities, team members will participate in a fashion show featuring menswear styles from Saks Fifth Avenue. Ahead of his runway appearance, Demario Davis got some assistance with his sartorial game, thanks to a visit from Saks VP, Men’s Fashion Director, Eric Jennings. The Jets partnered with Saks Fifth Avenue on a menswear series called “Fashion Blitz.”
Jennings visited the Jets linebacker for a “Fashion Blitz” of his closet. He checked out Davis’ wardrobe options, the fit of his suits, clothing items that need to be replaced, and his vast collection of sneakers. Within the piece, Davis also spoke about his NFL style inspiration and his fashion evolution.
On his interest in fashion:
The first thing you realize is that it’s a business, once you get to the NFL. I’m not just on the field anymore, its about on the field and off the field.
On his fashion inspiration:
One of the guys that I … Read More »