Top Ten Olympic Uniforms

It’s Rank ‘Em In Friday!   The Hollywood Reporter has released a list of their top favorite uniforms for this year London Olympics!  Let’s all check them out!

(SOURCE: THR)

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1. Team Great Britain

Stella McCartney modelled her blue and white color blocked modern uniforms, with bits of red trim, on the British Union Jack – but the U.K. Press said there was not enough red! But there was plenty of style and a unique approach to athletic clothes.

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2. Team Egypt

The female players wore black, white and red Nike and Adidas knock offs – till Nike got mad and sent them the real deal. The contradiction between the modern color blocked stretch lycra and their white head covers makes for one weird – but vibrant – fashion statement.

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3. Team Honduras Soccer

A lot of the mens’ soccer teams paired clashing colors to stand out on the field – but Honduras kept it masculine, in blue and white vertical stripes on the shirts, and horizontal ones on their legs. And it doesn’t get any trendier than stripes.

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4. Team Spain

At the opening ceremony, they had the nerve to pair yellow tops with full flared red satin skirts – it’s so wrong it’s right, and Miuccia Prada would no doubt agree.

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5. Team U.S.A. Gymnasts

They got the gold — but they really shined in purple sparkling leotards, that jumped off the HD screens. They wore violet eyeshadow to match.

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6. Team Greece Men’s Water Polo

All the water polo playing male teams donned the smallest male bikinis we’ve ever seen – all the better to show their muscles. But Team Greece wore striped bottoms – and with their white caps, had a nautical theme.

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7. Team Australia

They wore bright yellow jackets that could not be missed – teamed with turquoise bottoms. It brought to mind  the sun and surf of Bondi Beach.

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8. Team Sweden Sailing

Blue is the hot fall color, but teamed with white, it’s pure summer. What could be more appropriate for sailing?

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9. Team Saudi Arabia

Obviously, their floor length black zip up hoodies and black head wraps are worn for religious reasons – but it actually looks very chic. We can see this catching on and being part of the next Marc Jacobs collection.

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10. Team Russia

Head to toe crimson is one way of getting attention. It also harkens back to their political history.

I personally like the uniform Team USA wears during awarding ceremonies, ESPECIALLY their rocking Nike shoes!

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