Photo Credit: https://www.depop.com/products/rominaresort-like-new-vintage-nike-denim/2. Cam Newton. Cam Newton is the current New England Patriots Quarterback who was recently traded from North Carolina’s very own, Carolina Panthers. Not only is he known for his football abilities and touchdown dances, but he is also famous for his unique and funky style. You can look at Newton’s many show stopping looks on Pantherswire’s article listing his top 14 looks of all time! One of his most iconic fits, was at the 2019 Met Gala, sporting his impression of that years theme, “Camp”. Needless to say, Newton is able to pull off a great look both behind the microphone in a press conference, to walking down the red carpet. Photo Credit: https://www.depop.com/products/rominaresort-like-new-vintage-nike-denim/
Photo Credit: https://pantherswire.usatoday.com/gallery/panthers-cam-newton-outfits-fashion/3. Odell Beckham Jr. American Football wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns, Odell Beckham Jr. is a fashion and football icon. Odell has impressed crowds with his work on the field and also his work on the red carpets. USA Today showcased his greatest looks including his red carpet appearances, unique football cleats, and casual street ware. One of his most memorable looks was at the 2018 ESPY Awards where he made a bold statement in a fully black and white printed set.
Photo Credit: https://www.buzzfeed.com/morganmurrell/odell-beckham-jr-new-haircut-appreciation4. Maria Sharapova. Former professional Tennis player, Maria Sharapova, is a huge name within the tennis community. She also is quite the fashionista. Sharapova has shown the crowd her feminine style through her pretty tennis outfits and her elegant formal wear. Shape looks at Maria’s greatest fashion moments and how she transforms her look once she puts down her racket. In a Vogue article covering her style tips, Sharapova mentions her love of playing with looks and patterns. Here is a classy, elegant look where Maria displays her affinity with patterns and where she adds a fun pop of color with the bright yellow heel.
Photo Credit: https://www.elle.com.au/fashion/maria-sharapovas-best-fashion-moments-107455. Lebron James. Lebron James, also known as one of the best NBA players of all time, is a professional basketball player for the Los Angles Lakers. He is unstoppable in his game, but did you know his fashion sense is also impressive? Unlike other male athletes, James sports a sleek, sophisticated style that demonstrates his professional self. GQ shows the evolution of his style throughout his career and illustrates how his tastes have changed, for the better. Lebron James shows off his style tastes in his pre-game fits. In particular he sported this cut off suit, layered over a black hoodie to create a mix of sleek formal street ware.
Photo Credit: https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2018/06/200628/nba-2018-finals-best-players-style6. Michelle Wie. Professional women’s golfer for the LPGA, Michelle Wie, credited as the youngest player to qualify for the LPGA Tour, is also recognized for her fashion sense. Golf.com discusses her impeccable fashion statements on the course from her stylish golf dresses and skirts to her spunky shoes. Wie continues to wow golf fans outside the game, and was even named the “Most Stylish Woman in Golf”. Here she wore a glamorous sliver gown perfectly enhancing her confidence and beauty.
Photo Credit: https://www.sportsindiashow.com/photos-michelle-wie-story/7. Skylar Diggins. Skylar Diggins is a professional basketball player for the Pheonix Mercury WNBA League, but she impresses the crowd on and off the court. Her fashion sense has been recognized by many and is one of the most fashionable women basketball players. Essence recognized her eye for style in their article highlighting her top ten most chic looks. One jaw dropping look Diggins sported was at the 2016 Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection event with this gorgeous silky, red gown.
Photo Credit: https://twitter.com/skydigg4/status/6986301368082636808. Dennis Rodman. Former American basketball player, Dennis Rodman, also known as “the worm” is known for his great defensive skills and out of the box fashion statements. Rodman is known to wear costume like clothing and always keep the crowd guessing. In an article, Complex compiles some of his most memorable outfits throughout the years. One of Rodman’s most show stopping looks is from his appearance in this crop top and painted jeans.
Photo Credit: https://www.popdust.com/dennis-rodman-2645855046.html9. Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade is a former NBA player for the Miami Heat. Although he is known as a great basketball player, he has also made his mark with his fashion statements. CR Fashion Book wrote an article on how Dwayne Wade built his own fashion legacy and showcased some of his best looks. Wade’s timeless and classy style is appealing to all and is always on trend and chic. A cool look Wade is noted for is this statement green sports coat paired with a turtle neck and white pants.
Photo Credit: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/503840277041748313/10. Lindsey Vonn. Former Olympic Skier and World Cup winner, Lindsey Vonn, is a talented athlete and fashion icon. Vonn’s style is very chic and on trend, and shows everyone she can win a gold medal in skiing and in fashion. Glamour highlights Lindsey’s versatile and lovable style in their article showing a Lindsey Vonn look for every type of party. Vonn impresses fans in all aspects from her red carpet looks, sporty ski wear, to her everyday street attire. Here, Vonn blew away the paparazzi in this stunning light, sky blue pant suit look.
Photo Credit: https://celebmafia.com/lindsey-vonn-style-and-fashion-leaving-nbc-studios-in-nyc-02-21-2019-1850679/US National Women’s Soccer League player and TIME Magazine’s Athlete of the year 2019, Jessica McDonald is also a remarkable fashion inspiration. McDonald is Zaftan’s brand ambassador and an inspiring trailblazer who is strong, confident and successful. She made a classy fashion statement in an exclusively created version of Zaftan’s French 75 top, which she said made her “feel like a female warrior!” These athletes are definitely wowing the crowds with their unique and stylish looks. Whenever you are watching a sporting event, do keep an eye out for their pre-game and post-game look as they might just surprise you! With their mixed variety of funky, elegant, and daring fashion statements, you can even take fashion tips from these super stars . Do share with us on social media your favorite athlete and their craziest or most show stopping fashion statements! We’d love to hear from you!