SERENA WILLIAMS TRUE TO FORM AT THE AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2016
It may be winter in the Northern Hemisphere, but it’s summer down under, where the Australian Open is in full swing. It’s the first major of the 2016 tennis year, and Serena Williams is back on the court, showing off that power physique in an ab-revealing, Nike crop top and pleated skirt combo.
The tennis forecast looks bold, bright and graphic for the season, with both performance and fashion brands getting some courtside inspiration. For players and spectators alike, it’s tennis EVERYONE!
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LEFT COLUMN: FRED PERRY COLOR BLOCK CARDIGAN $190. From iconic tennis brand, Fred Perry, this deep v-neck cardigan, with its bold contrasting sleeves and front, makes a perfect warm up piece on and off the courts. NIKECOURT PREMIER CROP WOMEN’S TENNIS TOP $65. Play like Serena in the signature short sleeve crop top she’s sporting at the Australian Open, and show off your power abs too! Pair that with Maria Sharapova’s NIKECOURT PREMIER MARIA WOMEN’S TENNIS SKIRT $70, with contrasting wide pleats, stretchy Dri-FIT mesh, and built-in compression shorts. SIGG “COLOR YOUR DAY” WATER BOTTLE $29. Stay hydrated in style with this colorful wide stripe aluminum water bottle, available in 5 hot neon shades.
CENTER COLUMN: SLATER ZORN COURT DRESS $175. Play all day in this tennis inspired, sporty striped dress. It’s available in a wide array of all your favorite colors. GOLDEN GOOSE X OFF-WHITE FOR COLETTE SNEAKERS $435. Golden Goose has paired with Off-White in a capsule collection for Colette that includes these Stan Smith inspired fashion tennis shoes. ANYA HINDMARCH SATCHEL
$1585 $787. Stay in the lines with this sporty orange handbag — the perfect sized carry-all for a day at the matches. BOAST TIPPED CLASSIC POLO $70. With classic sporty style, Boast’s pique polo offers a great women’s fit, and features contrasting double stripes at the collar and arm cuffs, a drop tail, and its signature embroidered Japanese Maple leaf.
RIGHT COLUMN: GUCCI LEATHER METALLIC BOMBER JACKET $3500. This statement-making leather bomber jacket takes its inspiration from sport and spins it for an ace with its bold metallic finish. Trimmed with the iconic Gucci red and navy stripes, and lined in floral-print silk-satin, this is the hot jacket of the season! LACOSTE WOMEN’S SPORT PIQUÉ TENNIS POLO $95. This tennis polo is designed for performance, made with ultra-dry breathable fabric and accented with mesh panels, but this sleeveless zip top has a winning style that looks as great off the court as on. LACOSTE WOMEN’S JERSEY COLOR BLOCK SKATER SKIRT $125. And when the match is over, slip on this flowing lightweight pima cotton skirt with color block stripes, inspired by the Lacoste sport heritage. LIVE THE PROCESS CONTOUR COLOR BLOCK SPORTS BRA $135. Whip off your shirt in victory and reveal this bold sports bra underneath. It features a high round neckline, crescent cut-out at bust, and a crisscross back with extra wide straps for sexy but supportive style.
Top photo: Reuters