Embrace athleisure DO get to know Yeezy’s boys
Fashion insiders outline their golden rules for rocking the cool sport-inspired trend. Meet the cool, young stars who are kicking it with Kanye West.
DO mix and match “I love vintage Champion and adidas hoodies paired with maxiskirts or jeans. Depending on the season, add heels or boots to complete the outfit.” – Laura Ferrara, stylist DO up your leggingsas-trousers game “If I’m going anywhere in leggings, besides the gym, I tie a flannel shirt around my waist or throw on a longline trench coat.” – Simone Kitchens, associate beauty director at GLAMOUR US DON’T abandon your signature style “Gym pieces are usually more colourful than what I would gravitate towards, so I like my athleisure looks to mimic how I normally dress: dark colours, graphic shapes and great fabric.” – Candice Huffine, model DO swap your heels for sneakers “I wear my sneakers everywhere, and I particularly love them with romantic or very chic dresses.” – Veronika Heilbrunner, creative director at hey-woman.com
get creative “Loads of people wear sport bras as crop tops, which I think looks so good, especially with high-waisted trousers.” – Laurel Pantin, editorial director at thecoveteur.com
If a team is as strong as their weakest link, then Kanye West’s crew of musicians, fine artists, social media moguls and teen style stars are unbeatable. They’re breaking boundaries, jump-starting trends (wearing Kanye’s Yeezy line or their own designs) and giving Kanye unlimited access to fresh ideas and upcoming trends in the fashion world. Talk about brotastic!