Updates

Latest Entries

NBA’s JJ Redick Talks Fashion at Mr Porter Dinner

Don’t expect JJ Redick to cajole his Philadelphia 76ers teammates into pulling a LeBron James — teaming with a fashion designer to create lookalike outfits for them to wear for their arrival at the arena.
Although he likes to dress stylishly, “I’m not trying to be attention seeking,” he said. “When I come to the arena, my mind is on basketball, not thinking I’m walking a runway.”
So instead of a shrunken suit from Thom Browne that James arranged for his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates to wear during the NBA Finals in June, Redick is more likely to be seen in jeans, a white or black T-shirt and Chelsea boots.
That being said, the basketball star admits that for the past 12 or 13 years he’s been interested in fashion and looking good. “I’m not into trends, but more enduring classics and styles,” he said. And his favorite designers? Brunello Cucinelli, Ami, Officine General, Rag & Bone and Common Project sneakers.
Redick was in New York to help welcome Chris Wallace, Mr Porter’s new U.S. editor, to the company at a dinner hosted by the company at Raoul’s in SoHo Tuesday night.
Wallace wrote a feature on Redick in a recent issue of the Mr Porter

Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.

Read More…

Via:: https://wwd.com/eye/parties/nbas-jj-redick-talks-fashion-at-mr-porter-dinner-1202875034/