If your bank account has not already been removed from Victoria Beckham's Reebok collection, it is now the case: The heritage apparel brand has just become teamed up with Gigi Hadid to launch a capsule collection. This is the epitome of fashionable chic.
The collection of bright, bold stripes, colored locks, and 90s designs with updated silhouettes inspired the days of the supermodel as an athlete (Hadid is a former volleyball player and rider) when he grew up in California. before she became famous for walking high end designer runways. (Associated: Adriana Lima has selected all her favorite workout clothes and accessories to buy from Amazon)
In fact, as she told Shape in the New York inaugural event for the collection (where yes , she showed her volleyball skills), her signature athletic A style that cemented athlete as a serious fashion trend was simply the result of "laziness".
"It's funny because I just came to New York as a volleyball player from Malibu, my style was very practical, I went to New School, and then I took the subway to the gym and did not want to change. So I wore leggings, a sports bra and a T-shirt, then a cute coat, a cute scarf, a cute bag – and I went to school, took off everything and was ready to wear my workout clothes, "she says Shape.
"When I started to be successful, one day a paparazzi was out there, I was myself – I was wearing leggings because they felt comfortable and felt like I. That became what people are now That's what I wanted to wear, but it's my turn! "
It's this natural evolution that makes this collection so special with Reebok, she says." Yes, I was one Athlete, but I could also show Reebok collections On the street as a fashion, "she continues," I wanted to create a collection that makes people feel pretty – but it was definitely designed for the gym as well I agree that it makes sense for both my fashion side and my athlete side. "
Hadid says she designed the collection with a clear vision above all lem (after all, she has made collections with Tommy Hilfiger), she also found inspiration in the Reebok archive and in the vintage dresses of the 90s in her parents' wardrobes (her father was an Olympic champion and her mother a model.) The end result: the Kind of worn-out, nostalgic pieces you'd normally find in a thrift store – but with updated performance fabrics you can really sweat.
Some of Hadid's favorite pieces? Gigi Hadid bodysuit, ideal for playing beach volleyball or alloying leggings or training pants for studio workouts. The Gigi Hadid T-shirt is perhaps the most personal of the collection: The geometric design was borrowed from the Reebok flag designs of the 90s as a sign of the Dutch and Palestinian flags – the background of their parents.
The model also dove into the Reebok archive for inspiration: The Aztrek Double x Gigi Hadid is a bold, modern version of Aebrek's Run of Reebok from 1993 The shoe and the classic Leather Double x Gigi Hadid are one Fashionable version of the brand's classic form featuring a platform and the same colorful graphic flags on the back. ("I wanted to make a father shoe that would really support your foot," she says.) Finally, there's the Freestyle Hi Nova Ripple x Gigi Hadid – an update on the Reebok sneaker, first developed in 1992 for women.
"I found confidence in myself because I grew up as an athlete. When I came to Reebok, I wanted me to become as much an athlete as I am and give myself a work ethic and work ethic. Drive to come here. These shoes are almost like the story of my life – the athlete became fashion [model].
The Reebok x Gigi Hadid clothing collection is now available on Reebok.com.