Going for the gold: Olympic-Inspired Style

So far, watching the 2014 Olympic games in Sochi has been very festive and fun. Figure skating events aside, my favorite moment so far has been watching Team USA donning their Ralph Lauren ensembles at the opening ceremony celebrations. The Americana theme has been very big the last couple of years and I am truly coveting all of my home country’s apparel as the temperatures in Boston remain chilly and raw.

Keep reading to see some of my favorite looks and Sochi-inspired style!

U.S. olympic skier Hannah Kearney models the Olympic gear designed by Ralph Lauren.
U.S. olympic skier Hannah Kearney models the Olympic gear designed by Ralph Lauren. (A la New York Daily News)
U.S. Olympic skater Evan Lysacek shows off the men's version of the Ralph Lauren Team USA gear.
U.S. Olympic skater Evan Lysacek shows off the men’s version of the Ralph Lauren Team USA gear. (A la New York Daily News)
"The bold, some might say garish, design, splattered with stars, stripes, and all the rest, leave no doubt that they were made on domestic soil. "
“The bold, some might say garish, design, splattered with stars, stripes, and all the rest, leave no doubt that they were made on domestic soil. ” (A la Inhabitat.com)
My team, my way.
My team, my way.

Shop: Star Crop Jumper// New Balance sneakers// Gold clutch// Dogeared pendant// ‘Viva Glam’ lipstick// tommy girl perfume

A special city girl shout-out to Massachusetts Olympians; Gracie Gold (Newton), Steve Langton (Melrose), Emily Cook (Belmont), Molly Schaus (Natick), Elana Meyers (Melrose), Simon Shnapir (Sudbury), Chris Mazdzer (Pittsfield), Annalisa Drew (Andover), and Alex Shibutani (Boston).

What are your favorite parts of watching the games? Sound off in the comments below, on Facebook or by tweeting at me. Can’t wait to hear what you think of Sochi so far!

xo, Vanessa

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Vanessa M. Gatlin

-Blogger, dancer, fashionista -Self proclaimed "political junkie" with a strong interest in international affairs -2011 graduate of Emmanuel College in Boston

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