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Ralph Lauren Dresses the 2008 USA Olympic Team Opening Ceremony
York, NY, USA, August 8 2008- The Official Opening Ceremony Parade Outfits
of the United States Olympic Team designed by Ralph Lauren debuted today
in Beijing, China for the opening of the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Ralph Lauren created an elegant and contemporary styling for the U.S. Olympic
Outfits, with navy blue blazers evoking the heritage and legacy of the 1920's
and 1930's tailored silhouette.
Photo/press release: courtesy Ralph Lauren
The blazer is adorned with the iconic Polo Pony and the 2008 U.S. "Look
of the Team" logo, accessorized with red, white, and blue silk ties
and matching sneakers.
In addition, Ralph Lauren has provided designer fashions for the U.S. Olympic
Team during their stay in the Olympic Village, a casual sportswear look
that includes zip-up hooded sweatshirts and track jackets, embellished with
official U.S. Olympic Team logo and classic Polo pony logo. Chinese characters
reading Beijing decorate the apparel, and special logo sunglasses
complete the style.