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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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Electric Vehicle Startup Nio Seeks $1.8 Billion IPO on NYSE
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Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee in critical condition
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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
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.
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
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Erdogan Says Turkey Will Boycott US Electronics
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