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Serena Williams Responds To Catsuit Ban

Serena Williams

A couple of days ago, news broke that the French Tennis Federation banned Serena Williams’ Catsuit from the French Open.

Well, Serena responds with a custom Off-White x Nike tutu, designed by Louis Vuitton artistic director Virgil Abloh.

According to Elle, the “single-sleeved dress created a one-shoulder effect with brown paneling and featured a full tulle skirt, a look she finished with a pair of compressing fishnet tights and a blush Nike t-shirt during her warm up.”

willing to design dresses for her for life.

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Williams told reporters during her US Open post-match press conference that she’d been wanting to wear a tutu for some time, describing the look as “easy to play in.”

“[It’s] kind of aerodynamic with the one arm free. It feels really good,” she told reporters. “Yeah, the tutu is easy to play in because I practiced in it before. That was fun.”