Tennis Couture

Sports icons becoming fashion icons, ON the court
Implications - While sports icons have been models for campaigns outside their line of work, this year was the first time their choice of outfits on the court proved sartorially influential. Maria Sharapova’s “tennis tuxedo” was one of the most viral trends during Wimbledon in June, fueling a trend in tennis fashion.
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The Curse of The Tuxedo - Maria Sharapova's Outfit Instigated Opponent, Led to Defeat
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Viral 69,230 Clicks Pub: Jun 28, 08
The Curse of The Tuxedo
Maria Sharapova's Outfit Instigated Opponent, Led to Defeat
'I beat Maria Sharapova because of her outfit', that is the statement which 154th-ranked Russian Alla Kudryavtseva gave after her upset 6-2, 6-4 win over the 3rd seeded Maria Sharapova. Man, it must have… [More]
Tennis Shoes Stilettos - The Converse High Heel Sneakers
SCORE: 6.9
Viral 457,167 Clicks Pub: May 31, 08
Tennis Shoes Stilettos
The Converse High Heel Sneakers
This Chuck Taylor combination of the retro high top sneakers and ankle high boots is kind of odd. The High Heel Converse Style Sport Costume Boots feature wicked six inch heels, pointed toes and are made… [More]
Wimbledon Fashion - Maria Sharapova's Tennis Tuxedo
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Viral 44,216 Clicks Pub: Jun 26, 08
Wimbledon Fashion
Maria Sharapova's Tennis Tuxedo
The prestigious Wimbledon tennis tournament that is currently under way in England is known for its strict dress code: the players are required to dress in all white. But Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova… [More]
Tennis-Inspired Accessories - Maria Sharapova for Sony Ericsson
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Viral 33,299 Clicks Pub: Jun 22, 08
Tennis-Inspired Accessories
Maria Sharapova for Sony Ericsson
Russian superstar tennis player Maria Sharapova has teamed up with Sony Ericsson to launch a collection of four cell phone accessories for women. These items are the Courtside Case (IDC-31), Exercise Case… [More]
Celebrity Cell Phone Ads As Wallpaper - Maria Sharapova for Sony Ericsson Z555i
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V. Hot 12,402 Clicks Pub: Jun 28, 08
Celebrity Cell Phone Ads As Wallpaper
Maria Sharapova for Sony Ericsson Z555i
We recently told you that Maria Sharapova would be the face of a series of Sony Ericsson accessories. What we didn't mention is that the young tennis star is also official model for the Sony Z555i cell… [More]
Best of Wimbledon Fashion - Sharapova, Federer, Williams & Ivanovic
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Hot 10,483 Clicks Pub: Jun 27, 08
Best of Wimbledon Fashion
Sharapova, Federer, Williams & Ivanovic
While most people probably don't look at tennis courts when searching for fashion trends, perhaps more will do so in the future. Wimbledon and the US open are increasingly being used as a platform to show… [More]
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