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September 19, 2013

Sports Luxe: Monochrome

Sports Luxe – How to wear the latest fashion trend!

What is Sports Luxe ?
A term coined by the fashion addicts to define a look that is sporty yet stylish. You need not be a sports enthusiast to strut this look.
Don’t we always think our favourite sportsmen are stylish? Do you know why? In my opinion its because they are in outfits that have a comfortable silhouette and their whole look is simple to relat to and put-together. And ofcourse.. ‘coz they have a toned body!
This doesn’t mean that you should stop liking our body and start following unhealthy Diet Fads. All it meant was to pick the right pieces for your body type. Shopping for sportswear is very easy now compared to how it was a couple of years ago ‘coz a lot of sports brands like Puma, Nike, Adidas etc. focus on the stylish sportswear segment and have a new collection every season.
Points to Remember :
 – You need not be colour co-ordinated.
 – Majority of the Pieces from this look should have a sporty vibe to it.
 – Keep it simple.
Now for the best part – How to Style your Body type?
Pear Shape:
*Yep!! I don’t have a perfect body shape either!*
So I chose a Black Adidas Jersey dress that has a V Neck and a halter shoulder pattern. This brings all the attention on the upper body and the Colour hides the flaws in the lower body. Stick to darker coloured Trousers or Skirts pair it with lighter coloured tops.
Sports luxe, fashion trend
Sports luxe, fashion trend
Jersey Dress with a n elastic band around the waist: Adidas – Climacool collection
Kitschy PU Print Bag : Singapore Flea Market
Sandals in Black with Punk details and a white Plastic Kitten Heel to give the look a Sporty yet girly vibe: From Singapore Flea Market
Watch: Fastrack
Atheletic/Slim/Rectangle Body:
Make sure you pick a piece or separates that add volume to your figure. Pick up bright or light colours. Cut outs and sheer would look great on you.
 Sports luxe, fashion trend
Source: Vogue Australia
Top Heavy Body Shape:
Tops should always in darker shades and with Raglan or Bat sleeves. Trousers and skirts can be fitted and make sure there’s a belt to cinch your waist. Choose darker colours for the upper half of the body.
Sports luxe, fashion trend
Source: www.simplybe.co.uk
Hourglass:
Hourglass body type is the perfect body type so you need not worry about camouflaging any flaws. Just pick something that is fitted.
Sports luxe, fashion trend
Source: http://www.westfield.com.au
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Comments

  1. Great look! Love the sports-luxe trend!
    – Charlotte
    http://fashiongirl134.blogspot.com

  2. Chai! Thats a new word for me…:) never knew its called so… Thank you n I love your look!!!

    • Thank you Ram!! Yeaahh !! It was never called so until the last season when the Trend caught up !! 🙂 <3

  3. Great info! Just heard from that word. 🙂

  4. Great post!!! I love ur dress!!! Im not good with sports clothes…. nor sports! 😀
    xoxo

    Novelstyle

    • I’m sure you’d look good in this Outfit too 🙂 Jus pick somethin that suits your body type 🙂 Thank you btw 🙂

    • will definitely check some sports store close to my house ^^

      xoxo

      Novelstyle

  5. Followed back dear 🙂

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  6. love the look dear =) say would you like to follow each other? http://anotsosecretlife2011.blogspot.com/

  7. we’re loving the sports luxe look! it’s been all of the runways!

    http://mkstyleramblings.blogspot.com.au/

  8. I like the sports stuff specially shirts. Last month I got some Sport Tek shirts for my team mate and they liked that so much:
    http://www.apparelnbags.com/sport-tek/index.htm

  9. great looks!

  10. That outfit looks really comfortable.

  11. I’ve just been back from Milan Fashion Week and I can say that many famous brand such as Gucci and a less popular one named Sergei Grinko have proposed this trend for next SS2014 collection. I’m honestly not so sure I like it…I’m a sporty person, loving going to the gym and dressing in a comfy and casual way during the week, but I guess this hybrid style is a bit weird. Anyway let’s see…maybe I’m changing my mind soon.
    xxx
    mari

  12. I like the set you put together for the hour glass figure. I would definitely wear that dress even though I don’t have an hourglass – shaped body 🙂 Hahaha

    – Mich of Mich Eats and Shops

  13. I love the sporty dress you are wearing, and that cobalt-colored romper the blond model is wearing is also really cute! I like how you mentioned that women don’t need to have perfect bodies to wear “sports luxe” looks because that is SO true! I think it’s awesome how you included recommendations for every body type.

  14. Love the black & white – Perfect for Fall!

  15. Love that black and white bag <3 My all time fvt combo xx

  16. Being the soccer enthusiast that I am, I already blend sporty elements into my wardrobe 🙂

    http://kjandersen.wordpress.com/

  17. I think Adidas has really great “sports luxe” designs. 😀 Kumiko Mae, Filipina Beauty Blogger

  18. Pretty cute ideas! 🙂

  19. love the white n black combination!

  20. I love the dress. I’d definitely wear it to a casual day out.

  21. I know I’m supposed to focus on your outfit but I couldn’t help but to ogle your bag hahaha

  22. cool! i like this sport luxe trend!! 😀 comfy and cute

  23. I love this look on other girls.. they look so smart sporting this look.. Lately I have been trying to explore different looks but I can’t carry this look very well 🙁

  24. looking good with your adidas jersey dress! 🙂 Loved how you paired everything up to look sporty and girly at the same time! btw, followed you on gfc babe!

  25. What a nice dress! 🙂

  26. Love the sporty look and thanks for the tips on shopping for each body shape!

  27. Very cute! I love the mix and match of the prints and colours!

  28. Sports Luxe.. that’s new to me.. but it looks like a must-follow trrend..!!
    u look in that outfit. .. 🙂 🙂 .. I have to add few more to my wardrobe soon..

  29. Great posts… It is so good to learn something new everyday…

  30. Love this post! I like your Jersey Dress too. 🙂

  31. Needless to say, my personal style is completely laid-back casual and sporty. So this is typically how I see myself comfortably enjoying. But you’re looking equally sassy. Love it.

  32. Somehow I like the design print on that bag. hahahah!

  33. I need that purse! I love the design on it.

  34. i am not into sports or sporty clothes .. but Great post!!! I love ur dress!!! 😀

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