Kit up: FIFA World Cup 2014
Football fanatics world over are kitting up to watch their favourite teams battle it out to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup and we suggest you pick sides. Whether you are out on the stands or front and center cheering your favourite footballer to make that goal – make sure you look the part. And no, it doesn’t just involve wearing your team’s jersey. When we’re through with you, you’ll make for one fashionable fan.
Official colours: Green and yellow
Flip flops, rolled-up jeans and a pair of sunnies – our Brazil look is inspired by the beautiful beaches of Rio.
Kaleidoscopic print peplum top, Rs 2,575, Topshop. Striped cuff boyfriend jeans. Rs 22,920, Marni. Team Brazil flip flops, Rs 2,000, Havaianas. Leather shoulder bag, Rs 6,895, Hidesign. Round frame sunglasses, Rs 21,000, Giorgio Armani.
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Official colours: Red and yellow
Wear a pair of distressed shorts with a T-shirt and sneakers. It’s fashion that’s made for the field or for kicking back in the comfort of your own home (right after you catch that afternoon siesta).
Sleeveless linen tee, Rs 1,990, Mango. Denim shorts, Rs 1,290, Zara. Chain link necklace, Rs 25,250, Monies at Farfetch.com. Leather sports shoes with rubber sole, Rs 63,440, Hermès. Calf leather shoulder bag, Rs 37,410, Moschino at Farfetch.com.
Official colours: Black, red and yellow
Heading out to grab a couple of beers with the boys? Go for sexy with leather pants, a printed blouse and gladiators.
Heart print top, Rs 51,435, Saint Laurent at Mytheresa.com. Faux leather trousers, Rs 2,990, Zara. Square structured bag, Rs 3,495, Accessorize. Python sandals, Rs 79,540, Balmain.
Official colours: Light blue and white
Keep it cool and casual, and strap on a pair of dungarees over a cropped tee. Dig out your slip-ons and head over to your friend’s house for game night.
Gingham frill crop top, Rs 1,800, Topshop. Denim dungarees, Rs 2,999, Pepe. Printed slip-ons, Rs 7,000, Aldo. Plastic frame sunglasses, 1200, Asos.com.
Official colours: White and red
As you hail the queen, opt for a cute dress, but don’t forget to add some grunge with a denim vest and Stan Smiths, so you fit right in.
Cotton blend dress, Rs 8,999, French Connection. Denim waistcoat, Rs 3,295, ONLY. Red and white bangles, price on request, Furla. Sneakers, Rs 6,999, adidas Originals Stan Smith. Biker quilted clutch, Rs 56,050, Miu Miu at Mytheresa.com.
Official colours: Green, white and red
Roll up your faded skinny jeans, slip on a pair of comfortable flats and head to the local restaurant for pizza and football. Loud cheers are mandatory.
Knit top, Rs 32,700, Missoni at Net-a-Porter.com. Charcoal skinny jeans, Rs 11,350, 7 for all Mankind at Theoutnet.com. Leather wrap bracelet, Rs 27,120, Givenchy at Mytheresa.com. Snake effect sandals, Rs 28,800, Jimmy Choo. Applique leather tote, Rs 36,400, Red Valentino at Luisaviaroma.com.
Official colours: Red, white and blue
If Zinedine Zidane’s infamous head butt in the 2006 FIFA World Cup finals had you on the edge of your seat, show some love for the France team by keeping it casual and trendy with platform loafers and boyfriend jeans.
Cotton t-shirt, Rs 1,790, Mango. Distressed boyfriend jeans, Rs 15,300, J Brand. Platform loafers, Rs 6,999, Charles & Keith. Structured bag, Rs 63,600, Fendi.