Sports-Outfitting 101: How to Rock a Jersey Without Sacrificing Your Style

"I got a really big team, and they need some really big rings..." 🎶

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When we've seen the likes of Bella Hadid (opens in new tab) and Kendall Jenner (opens in new tab) make their way to a Lakers or Nets game, 9/10 times they've chosen to swap the classic jersey for a regular outfit. Why, you ask? They've just forgotten how to make it look cool again. Whether it's during the Super Bowl (opens in new tab), a basketball game, or really anytime you feel like reppin' your favorite teams, here's your reminder looking chic and rocking a jersey aren't mutually exclusive—proof from these five looks below.

1. A Pair of Cutoffs 

A Pair of Cutoffs

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If you're not suffering from freezing temps, pairing a cozy jersey with shorts (denim does the trick, always) is just the right mix of cozy cool. A color-pop accessory doesn't hurt either, and it'll look like you put way more effort into the outfit than you did.

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Rachel Epstein is a former editor at Marie Claire, where she wrote and edited culture, politics, and lifestyle stories ranging from op-eds to profiles to ambitious packages. She also launched and managed the site’s virtual book club, #ReadWithMC. Offline, she’s likely watching a Heat game or finding a new coffee shop.