The 2018 Winter Olympics are virtually right here, and whereas the world’s greatest athletes psych themselves up for the South Korea occasion in February, a few of the greatest style designers within the business are placing the ending touches to their outfits. Right here’s what we all know thus far.
Trend heavyweight Giorgio Armani has been lined as much as design the official uniform for the 2018 Italian Olympic and Paralympic groups. The designer has put collectively a “modular wardrobe” from the EA7 Emporio Armani sportswear division, that can embrace a tracksuit, lengthy down coat, jumper and polo fleece, amongst different items. The clothes will likely be midnight blue and have the inexperienced, white and crimson tricolour of the nation’s flag.
She is understood for her sleek, fluid, style collections, so Vera Wang is completely positioned to design the costumes for American males’s determine skating champion Nathan Chen’s performances at subsequent 12 months’s video games. “Nathan embodies all of the values now we have come to respect – exhausting work, dedication, ardour and accomplishment!” the designer mentioned in a press release. “We want him all the perfect.”
The American Snowboard Staff will likely be in good palms this winter, because of the fourth consecutive partnership between Burton Snowboards and Ski and Snowboard to create one-of-a-kind uniforms. Impressed by the historical past of the American area programme, the uniform is retro-futuristic, comprising clothes coated in very positive, actual aluminum, and crafted from technical, light-weight and waterproof material that displays and deflects mild in addition to sound. The within of the jacket even options Korean translations of lighthearted phrases resembling “Do you communicate English” and “Want me luck!” The Winter Olympics will run Feb 9-25, 2018 in Pyeongchang County, South Korea.