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The Olympics are halfway over, but our excitement for the sports, the stars, and The Spice Girls hasn't waned a bit. Plus, the games have given us an excuse to indulge in one of fall's strongest trends: athletic-wear.
Mesh, perforations, racing stripes, and sporty cuts are taking the fashion's top podium spot for once, and we're dreaming up sophisticated ways to dress up our gymwear. Ahead, you'll find products created specifically for the Olympics and others that just look like they were. Forget about a gold medal — we'll take those golden platform boots instead, please.
When you think of pleats, flashbacks of your grandma's closet or your school librarian probably flood your brain. The paneled look has never really been associated with the "cool" set. That is, until the runway bigwigs like Proenza Schouler and Suno re-imagined the pleated skirt for summer with flashy colors and read
Designer collabs are like celebrity couples — some seemingly perfect matches fall through (any other Notebook fans still smarting over Rachel and Ryan's breakup?), while other unlikely pairs ('sup, Beckhams) make lasting vows and headlines. But, we'd bet our Isabel Marant for H&M booties this next sartorial union will be read