Cristiano Ronaldo Joins Olivier Rousteing in Nike for Dazed

May 24, 2016
Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo joins Oliver Rousteing in the designer's collection for NikeLab.
Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo joins Oliver Rousteing in the designer’s collection for NikeLab.

Connecting with Dazed magazine, Cristiano Ronaldo brings star power to a new photo shoot featuring designer Olivier Rousteing and his NikeLab collaboration. Donning a mix of Olivier Rousteing x NikeLab and Balmain fashions, models join the designer and Ronaldo in an outing lensed by photographer Nick Knight.

Talking to the magazine about his inspiration approaching his NikeLab collection, Rousteing shares, “I was inspired by winning when I created the collection. Being the champion and what is a champion. I love champions. I wanted to bring the gold and the glam in a soccer player’s story.”

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Oliver Rousteing for NikeLab Dazed Photo Shoot

Olivier Rousteing and Cristiano Ronaldo join models in a photo for Dazed & Confused.
Olivier Rousteing and Cristiano Ronaldo join models in a photo for Dazed & Confused.

Discussing the link between fashion and athletes as trendsetters, Ronaldo says, “They are both industries with target audiences and fans all around the world. Clubs and brands do change kits every season and, as in fashion, football players do have a specific style or like to create new styles.” Read more on DazedDigital.com.

Models photographed by Nick Knight in Oliver Rousteing x NikeLab collection.
Models photographed by Nick Knight in Oliver Rousteing x NikeLab collection.

Cristiano Ronaldo for CR7 Footwear Spring/Summer 2016 Campaign

Cristiano Ronaldo embraces summer neutrals as he showcases tan shoes from CR7 Footwear.
Cristiano Ronaldo embraces summer neutrals as he showcases tan shoes from CR7 Footwear.

In addition to starring in a shoot for Dazed, Cristiano Ronaldo continues as the face of his brand CR7 Footwear. Fronting the spring-summer 2016 campaign, Ronaldo embraces sleek styles to complement his latest range of shoes. Loafers, oxfords and chukka boots are front and center for the occasion with Ronaldo donning summer tailoring and sportswear.

Cristiano Ronaldo is front and center for CR7 Footwear's spring-summer 2016 campaign.
Cristiano Ronaldo is front and center for CR7 Footwear’s spring-summer 2016 campaign.