Category Archives: Fashion

Wimbledon fashion flashback: Serena Williams 2008

Serena Williams has always been her own women and that’s something reflected in her choice of outfits – remember the raincoat at 2008?

Wimbledon fashion flashback: Maria Sharapova 2008

Before her first appearance at the 2008 Championships, Maria Sharapova’s sponsor and clothing supplier Nike announced that her outfit that year had a, “modified racer back for better range of motion” — whatever that means — and that “Maria will also be wearing Tiffany Swing Triple Drop Earrings with diamonds set in platinum, that retail […]

Wimbledon fashion flashback: No.2

In 2006 Maria Kirilenko became the first player in 50 years to be clothed by a designer at Wimbledon when she wore an outfit by Stella McCartney. The Beatles offspring described the outfit as having a “cheeky femininity”. The skirt had three little rows of pleats, ra-ra style, buttons bearing the phrase ‘I’m fit’ and […]

Wimbledon fashion flashback No.1

“All the players in the locker room are like ‘Oh my God, Beth, what are you wearing today?’ was how Bethanie Mattek described the reaction to this outfit she wore in 2006 when she played Venus Williams. And you know what? The players were right.