Fashion in the time of games
Jul 30, 2014 17:30 IST
Commonwealth Games athletes have kept the boring out by exhibiting trendy hairstyles and fun costumes, and designers like the way they have stepped up their style game. “Times are changing. Everyone is looking for a USP — be it style of dressing or accessories. The game, of course, is most important, but athletes now want to show off their individuality. Dressing quirkily helps add to their charisma and the fun factor. The youth connects to it,” says Nida Mahmood, fashion designer. (Text: Aditi Caroli)
The ballerina buns sported by female athletes are also getting a thumbs up from style experts. “We are so bored of seeing ponytails everywhere. Ballerina bun is a very trendy hairstyle and also helps keep the hair away from one’s face,” says hairstylist Kanchan Mehra. Here are a few trends from the ongoing event that we loved.