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Serena Williams 2019 French Open

Serena Strikes Again…with play and with couture

Surely the Nike brand is as prominently featured in William’s outfits as are the statements she makes, blatantly or not. But whether statement, sexy fashion blowback to gender stereotype, a form of player self-expression, or marketing ploy, the Serena Williams’ of the game (and granted there is only one Serena Williams) seems to be doing—and […]

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Challenging the culture with Halima Aden and the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Halima Aden has been involved in a lot of firsts. In 2016 the Somali-American model was the first woman to compete in the Miss Minnesota competition wearing both a hijab and a burkini, and she was also the first person to wear a hijab on the cover of Allure magazine. In Sports Illustrated she wears […]

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Serena Williams Fights Back In A Tutu

French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli told Tennis Magazine that William’s body-hugging super hero-like wardrobe “…will no longer be accepted.” He also added the FFT will be scrutinizing designer’s player collections for the play at Roland Garros next year, even though most have already been made. At the time, Williams said her reason for wearing […]

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Making The Scene With A Magazine: 2015’s Top Fashionable Covers

The Kardashian/Jenner corporation made plenty of waves in print, as well as on the net (or one because/feeding the other): there was Caitlyn Jenner’s debut on the cover of and in Vanity Fair and Kylie Jenner posing for those controversial wheelchair “Interview” mag pics…in a photoshoot that saw her posed as the famous Hatstand/Table and […]

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Venus, LeBron, Jordan, Beckham and Mostly This Week Serena: Athletes Make The Designer Grade

And speaking of a stellar tennis star with the name Williams, Venus Williams (Serena’s sister if you didn’t know!) has her own “EleVen” fashion line. Started by Venus’ collection features a goodly amount and seems to focus most on work-out clothing and accessories as well as some casual clothing. And as mentioned there is Michael […]