Fashion-meets-function is the overall aesthetic in the athletic market for spring. Ergonomic shapes and sleek lines in bright colors combined with solid black take the opposite side of the field to the vintage collegiate varsity look that is also still prevalent.
This story first appeared in the December 29, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
PHOTOGRAPHED AT 10TH AVENUE EQUINOX, NEW YORK; MODEL: MAX S. AT SOUL; GROOMING BY JOANNA PENSINGER FOR EXCLUSIVE ARTIST/REDKEN; FASHION INTERNS: KAYANA CORDWELL AND BRITTANY SEGINA