The sports luxe look has been around since the Olympics, but it was the New York designers who went wild for the trend for Spring 2013. Alexander Wang, Phillip Lim and Donna Karan all gave a subtle nod to the sports luxe trend in their Spring collections with a chic hoody or varsity jacket.
To show you how to rock this trend Grazia's deputy fashion news and features editor Hannah Almassi teamed up with Lexi from 'So Totally Vlog' to road test the trend on Carnaby Street. In case you don't know, Lexi is a super fashion and beauty vlogger and blogger who has an impressive 82,869 subscribers on YouTube. She posts everything from shopping hauls to beauty how tos to wedding themed videos.
Want to try out the sports luxe trend this season? Watch the video above to see Lexi test out the look on Carnaby Street and read Hannah Almassi's tips below
Hannah Almassi’s 4 simple ways make the sports luxe trend right for spring summer 2013:
1. Wear a luxed up day to night sports jacket, like the silk embroidered jacket from Zara worn by Lexi.
2. Pair it with a cute, minimal, white skirt
3. Wear the look with sexy heels, rather than daytime trainers
4. Wear the cap front facing and not backwards like a member of e17