Mastering form and function, here are the standout basketball sportswear collections so far in 2023
Basketball is as much of a mental game as it is a physical one. One way to dominate this arena is by looking the part of a professional athlete by donning superior sportswear. Whether you’re in the big leagues or simply gearing up for friendly pickup games, these high-end sportswear collections are worth the look through. From playable luxury basketball shoes to versatile sweats, you’re bound to find something you’ll like from here.
Fendi Active: Basketball Capsule
One of Fendi’s latest ventures is its first-ever basketball-centric capsule, which will be released to the public starting June 1. Labeled Fendi Active, this limited-edition collection features all the sportswear and athleisure staples like jerseys, tracksuits, and trousers, along with accessories like sunglasses, a headband and wristband set, and bags. Noteworthy inclusions are the Spalding-collaborated black basketballs, leather high-tops, and adorable hat and basketball-shaped charms.
Balmain x PUMA Court
French fashion house Balmain collaborated with German sportswear brand Puma to create the Balmain Court, which is considered to be the first-ever playable luxury basketball shoe. Released earlier this year, the limited-edition Balmain Court shoes are part of a wider collection that touches on identifiable on-court styles. This collection also features basketball tops, shorts, an adjustable parka and jogging bottoms, a hoodie and varsity jacket, an embroidered cap, and even an online-exclusive basketball.
Adidas Basketball’s The 2023 Collection
The 2023 Collection from adidas Basketball is an homage to basketball players and their roots. Currently in its second chapter, The 2023 Collection comes with a variety of garments that represent the sport at its most essential, all while maintaining street-ready silhouettes. Particular standout gear from this collection includes the matching basketball tee and shorts in Halo Green, along with the Rivalry Low 86 Shoes.
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