London Week 2: The Olympic Moments that are Inspiring Designers

August 3, 2012 12:00 AM

London Week 2: The Olympic Moments that are Inspiring Designers

" Even though most designers are toiling away on their spring '13 collections (Fashion Week, after all, kicks off in five weeks), they're not immune to getting into the Olympic spirit. Here, some of our favorite fashion folks weigh in on the athletes and events they're cheering on.

"My favorite olympic sport is Dressage. The equestrian event gets a bad rep but it's so much fun to watch, the outfits, the horses, what's not to love?" - Melissa Coker, Wren

"I have loved watching Gabby Douglas in women's gymnastics. She is an adorable little powerhouse. I am also mesmerized by men's diving." - Whitney Pozgay, Whit

"I loved the backstory about McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross "

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