Balmain creative director—and Kim Kardashian West BFF—Olivier Rousteing is sportier than his love of form-fitting silhouettes lets on.
A soccer fan since childhood, the French fashion designer has teamed up with NikeLab as part of its “Summer of Sport” series, lending his luxe touch to a selection of the sportswear giant’s innovative apparel and footwear.
“Fashion is usually about the catwalk and the glamour, but with Nike it was about performance and the athletes,” Rousteing explained in a statement Monday. “What I love about this collection is that we are integrating the iconic style of football into sport style.”
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