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the eye(let)s are the window into fila’s world

Fila chose to go with "zig zag mesh" as their theme for this year's Wimbledon, putting the ladies in pieces from the Collezione line. They've got all the basics in simple silhouettes -- cami, tank, polo, double layer tank, skort, dress -- with eyelets, ruffling, and ric rac trim (on the skort) to add some flare. And props to Fila for coming up with a warm-up jacket that's … [Read more...]

petrova upsets clijsters + tattoo watch and fila heritage

The comeback story of Kim Clijsters hit a little bit of a snag when she ran into Nadia Petrova in the third round of the 2010 Australian Open. Many had high hopes that she'd join fellow recent unretiree Justine Henin -- and the newbie Yanina Wickmayer -- in a Belgian battle in the bottom half of the draw. Instead, Petrova -- who trained for six weeks leading up to Melbourne … [Read more...]

fila japan blog + did anyone see morigami?

We're in love with the banner for Fila Japan's blog. Yep -- that's pretty much how I fell every time I step out on a court. BTW, their mascot, Akiko Morigami, has apparently recovered from her injury is now back in the pro tennis fray. She tried to qualify for the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo last week, but got shut out in the first round by Jill Craybas. If there's anyone … [Read more...]

moms love fila, too

Kim Clijsters made a surprise visit at Fila's Thomas Reynolds launch party Thursday night in Manhattan, held on the 11th-floor terrace above Lord & Taylor in Midtown. Thomas Reynolds is the new line by Fila, in collaboration between the sports brand line and American tennis star James Blake. TSF nabbed Kim on the red carpet to ask her about life back on the tour, … [Read more...]