Saturday, 17 November, 2018

See Serena Williams in Virgil Abloh x Nike

NIKE virgil abloh serena williams See Serena Williams in Virgil Abloh x Nike
Sidney Guerrero | 17 August, 2018, 05:04

Prices for all items have yet to be released, but the Serena dress retails for $500, the jacket is $900 and the SW Air Max 97's are $190.

As founder of Off-White, new artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear and a DJ, the multitalented Abloh counts A-listers like Kanye West, Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid as fans with his inherently cool and of-the-moment creations, including his now iconic quotation graphics. 'What I love about tennis is the gracefulness.

Williams told the publication that wearing the dress invoked feelings of strength combined with femininity. "I was trying to embody her spirit and bring something compelling and fresh to tennis". One inspiration? The tennis champion's love of dance and ballet.

Social Distortion frontman accused of punching Trump-supporting fan in the face
Cell phone video of the incident appears to show Ness motioning for the man to come forward - before the singer spit on him. Ness, 56, had been criticizing President Trump on stage, and Hildebrand - a Republican - didn't like it.

The 23-time Grand Slam champion reached the final of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships not long after a almost 14-month break from the tennis.

So it seems apt that Nike enlisted streetwear designer Virgil Abloh to create a new line for Serena Williams to wear at the tournament, which takes place in New York City later this month. Who can forget the denim skirt she wore on the 2005 US Open, or the leopard-print dress from 2014? It's partially revealing. It's asymmetrical. "I felt so feminine in the tutu, which is probably my favorite part of it". Virgil describes it as a pice that "has sort of a ballerina-esque silhouette to symbolize her grace". "It's just about it living on the body and expressing Serena's spirit with each swing of the racket", Virgil explained. It embodies exactly what I always say: you can be strong and handsome.

Abloh said his process included revisiting Williams's iconic on-court looks over the years-her 2002 U.S. Open catsuit and her 2018 French Open look come to mind-and honing in on the design elements and signatures that she enjoys most. After teasing the line early Monday morning (Aug. 13), the Off-White designer has officially unveiled his work for the Nike "QUEEN" collection.

Recommended

  • Murray loses in Cincinnati, clearing Federer’s path

    Murray loses in Cincinnati, clearing Federer’s path

    Fifth seed Elina Svitolina outlasted Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (1) 4-6 6-4 in their second-round clash. Australian Open semi-finalist Hyeon Chung won the last five games to beat Jack Sock 2-6, 6-1, 6-2.
    Turkey's economy suffers amid USA  sanctions and tariffs

    Turkey's economy suffers amid USA sanctions and tariffs

    Mr Brunson has denied charges of espionage, but faces up to 35 years in jail if found guilty. The lira plunged to record lows on Monday , but has since clawed back some of its losses.
    The Unauthorized Virtual Currencies Are Illegal Inside The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

    The Unauthorized Virtual Currencies Are Illegal Inside The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

    The exchange has changed tact ever since and has today announced the resumption of worldwide fiat withdrawals. The committee is now working with appropriate organizations to counteract such marketing activities.
  • Texans' DeAndre Hopkins gets into scrap with 49ers DB at joint practice

    Hopkins was sent to the Texans' practice bubble, while Ward was sent to the sideline, according to the Houston Chronicle . Ward connected with Hopkins' exposed face and knocked him back before the two wrestled each other to the ground.
    Keith Hernandez supports drilling Acuna: 'You've got to hit him'

    Keith Hernandez supports drilling Acuna: 'You've got to hit him'

    On Thursday, CBS Sports HQ baseball analyst - also former Marlins president - David Samson said, "I loved what [Urena] did". The umpires convened to discuss matters and made a decision to eject both Urena and Braves manager Brian Snitker.
    Next five years to be ‘extremely hot’

    Next five years to be ‘extremely hot’

    The next four years are likely to see more global heatwaves , say scientists in research from before the 2018 heatwave hit. The prediction comes as a severe and prolonged heatwave sweeps the northern hemisphere.
  • New Haven police make arrest after dozens of overdoses

    New Haven police make arrest after dozens of overdoses

    Police have arrested three people suspected of being responsible for an overdose outbreak at a New Haven, Connecticut park. K2, also known as "spice", is frequently laced with other drugs and can result in seizures, psychosis, and even death.
    NYU will provide free tuition for all of its medical students

    NYU will provide free tuition for all of its medical students

    The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday the move is a first among major USA medical schools. Those range from around $27,000 to $29,000 per year, according to the medical school.

    Overdose total hits 76 in Connecticut park near Yale

    The response from emergency responders has been "tremendous", Fontana said. "We also have representatives with the DEA here". It's usually a mixture of plant material that looks like potpourri and is sprayed with synthetic psychoactive chemicals.
  • Taimur's cute moments on I-Day, papa Saif's birthday with Sara, Ibrahim

    Taimur's cute moments on I-Day, papa Saif's birthday with Sara, Ibrahim

    Kareena looked chic in a black lace top and flared grey trousers and Saif was just casually dressed. But now, the star kid has given in to her fans' demand and made her presence felt on Instagram.
    Teyana Taylor blasts Jeremih, kicks him off tour

    Teyana Taylor blasts Jeremih, kicks him off tour

    The new " KTSE on Aisle VII Tour" is now set to continue through September 8 in Portland without Jeremih . In tweets and on her Instagram Live, the G.O.O.D.
    Boring Co to dig 'Dugout Loop' for Dodger Stadium

    Boring Co to dig 'Dugout Loop' for Dodger Stadium

    Los Angeles city officials are clearly rooting for Musk and the Boring Company. The company says it's working with consultants as well as the City of L.A.

Duterte: China doesn't own airspace over disputed sea Duterte: China doesn't own airspace over disputed sea Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has urged China to temper its behaviour in the disputed areas of South China Sea. The incident came even as the Duterte administration sought to downplay Manila's maritime dispute with China.

Electric Vehicle Startup Nio Seeks $1.8 Billion IPO on NYSE Electric Vehicle Startup Nio Seeks $1.8 Billion IPO on NYSE On Monday, Musk wrote on Tesla's blog that a Saudi sovereign wealth fund approached him about helping to take Tesla private . The company said in a filing on Monday that it's looking to raise as much as $1.8 billion in the initial public offering.

Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee in critical condition Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee in critical condition Vajpayee was admitted at the AIIMS with a kidney tract infection, urinary tract infection, low urine output and chest congestion. Incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi government in 2014 declared Vajpayee's birthday, 25 December, as "Good Governance Day".

That’s gratitude… stranded parrot tells rescuer to eff off That’s gratitude… stranded parrot tells rescuer to eff off She had a special message for the brigade, which her owner recorded on video once the macaw was home, safe and sound. Swallow said that in instances like this pet owners should always contact the RSPCA before the emergency services.

In 7 hours Chelsea midfielder Loftus-Cheek In 7 hours Chelsea midfielder Loftus-Cheek The Premier League winners some seasons ago over the past 12 months have just five starts for Chelsea in the English topflight. Past year with Crystal Palace he saw the pitch quite frequently and had a wonderful season.

Tottenham ‘hugely frustrated’ by stadium delay, but say it was ‘unavoidable’ Tottenham ‘hugely frustrated’ by stadium delay, but say it was ‘unavoidable’ Tottenham have apologised to their supporters after the "unavoidable" delay to the opening of their new White Hart Lane stadium.

Aretha Franklin Dead at 76: John Legend and More Stars Pay Tribute Aretha Franklin Dead at 76: John Legend and More Stars Pay Tribute Franklin won 18 Grammy awards and in 1987 she became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . She was diagnosed with cancer eight years ago in 2010 and last year announced her retirement from music.

Man with NC ties reportedly admits to killing pregnant wife and daughters Man with NC ties reportedly admits to killing pregnant wife and daughters Chris Watts , 33, was taken into custody Wednesday in the town of Frederick , about 28 miles (45 kilometers) north of Denver. Chris Watts has been charged with three counts each of first degree murder and tampering with evidence, reports CBS Denver .

Sprint, LG pursuing first U.S Sprint, LG pursuing first U.S Every carrier now has a robust and mature 4G LTE network, so it's nearly time to start rolling out a new wireless standard. LG and United States mobile operator Sprint will release a 5G-compatible smartphone in the first half of 2019.

Trump asks if firing means end to Russian Federation probe Trump asks if firing means end to Russian Federation  probe Trey Gowdy argued that, despite having been fired, Strzok received better treatment from FBI investigators than had Donald Trump. The FBI had been reviewing Strzok's employment after the politically charged text messages were discovered previous year .

"Iron Fist" Season 2 Highlights A Familiar Foe In New Trailer In the meantime, here are some new photos of Danny, Colleen, and Davos, from Entertainment Weekly . "Let go of my eventually magic fist, please".

Duke’s Zion Williamson Dunks From Free-Throw Line With Startling Ease Duke’s Zion Williamson Dunks From Free-Throw Line With Startling Ease The five-star power forward joins the Duke Blue Devil's this year as one of the most highly touted recruits in the Class of 2018. The five-star prospect was rated as the No. 1 power forward in the nation and the top player in the state of SC .

Alphabet Investing $375 Million in Oscar Health Alphabet Investing $375 Million in Oscar Health Oscar Health is looking to enter the lucrative privately administered health insurance market for seniors. In the latest round of funding, Oscar was reportedly valued at $3.2 billion.

Erdogan Says Turkey Will Boycott US Electronics Erdogan Says Turkey Will Boycott US Electronics Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meets with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in Ankara , Turkey on August 15, 2018. He said Russian Federation and Turkey have set a goal to switch from dollars to national currencies in mutual trade.

Here are NC’s best hospitals. Only one makes the national Honor Roll Here are NC’s best hospitals. Only one makes the national Honor Roll Princeton Health, which joined Penn Medicine in early 2018, was ranked #10 in New Jersey and #20 in the New York Metro Area. TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital excels as one of the nation's Top 10 hospitals for adult rehabilitation.