It was my first time to attend a styling event so it was such an honor to get invited to be one of the bloggers who had a chance to participate in a friendly styling challenge wherein we have to dress our models using NBA Store clothes and accessories that will match the current fashion trend and the basketball team theme that was assigned to us.
Oklahoma City Thunder is the basketball team that was given to our group so we must apply that theme to the fashion look that we will be styling our model. So here we go.....
Riding on the energy of the NBA Playoffs, blogger groups created fashion looks highlighting the four NBA Teams currently vying for spots in the NBA Finals. The blogger-stylists’ entries were judged according to Creativity, Resourcefulness, Relevance to the Theme and Overall Impact.
Marco Sario of the Letran Knights modeled for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Vince Ferrer of the UST Tiger Cubs donned Toronto Raptors gear, Sam Abuhijleh of the San Beda Red Lions donned the colors of the Oklahoma Thunder, and Rhayyan Amsali of the National University Bullpups suited up for the Golden State Warriors.
Since our assigned basketball team is OKC, we chose the contrasting colors of blue & orange, black & white to match their official logo. Also we made the whole outfit look hip, sporty, modern, street and young: something perfect for the model's lifestyle, activity, and of course, age. We also considered what will look good on his body type and complexion.
Team Thunder, composed of bloggers Ann Purificacion, Krish Rai, Vyn Radovan and Gia Jamias, who styled Sam Abuhijle, was hailed as the winner.
YEHEY!! WE WON!!! Ta-daaaahhhhhh!!! So happy!!!
And because we won, we were given a GC to spend in this store! I decided to let my husband do the shopping because he'll love the items more since he is a basketball fan and plays the sport himself. Here are some of the NBA store merchandise that we got, we chose to get our toddler some toys too! Hehe, so cute!
Shux, I know I have looooong fingers and biiiig feet, but oh my gosh!
I looked like a dwarf compared to Shaquille O'Neal!!! My feet is an effin' size 10 and his is 22!!! Yeah, 22 for goodness' sake!
Anyway, movin' on let us check out some NBA memorabilias, autographed stuff and jerseys, and collector's items (which I assume cost A LOT!!!)
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