Gallery: From Somewhere Upcycles Speedo’s Olympic Swimsuits Into “Unity” G...

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If there’s one event that makes you feel one with the world, it’s the Olympics. From Somewhere obviously caught the spirit. The British fashion label partnered with Speedo to create a “Unity” dress that combines the team colors of the United States, Great Britain, Australia, Germany, Spain, Japan, Canada, the Netherlands, and Israel. Derived from offcuts of Speedo’s barracuda-inspired Fastskin3 swimsuits, the upcycled gown is only the latest in an ongoing collaboration between the two companies to combine the elegance of formalwear with the utility of sportswear.

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