From hoodies to scuba gear to performance fabrics in abundance, the fashion scene is brimming with sports influences right now. A trend that incorporates many current themes (color blocking, bare midriffs, cut-out panels), it also boasts the momentum to continue through the fall.
We’ve highlighted a few of our favorite examples below, including a true runway to reality moment, and what may be the most adorably functional accessory of the spring.
Nicole Miller’s entire collection was dedicated to the athletic department.
Even the usually conservative Ports 1961 jumped in.
Victoria Beckham also highlighted a strong sports influence.
The trend goes pastel at Versus.
Stella McCartney’s Olympic uniform designs take athletic influence from runway to reality.
Finally, who wouldn’t love Alexander Wang’s sporty little backpack?
(Photo credits, from top: 1. Amanda De Simone/GoRunway.com, 2. MarcusToondo/GoRunway.com, 3. Monica Feudi, 4. MarcusToondo/GoRunway.com, 5. Stella McCartney, 6. Gianni Pucci/GoRunway.com)