Exhibit 2: Carolina Kostner is a multitalented athlete. But she's had some costumes that I think are clunkers. Today let's just look at her....wrappings.
The pink color makes one think of blood. Another victim of a crash I guess. Even though these costumes are supposed to be designed to be seen from the bleachers, I can't imagine any situation in which this costume would be attractive, except one, standing in a dark room in front of a mirror.
My heart bleeds for you
On the plus side she's got her talent, her beauty, and her string of medals.
I don't know how much input skaters have into their costumes. So let's look at the master of costumery: Johnny Wier.
Exhibit 3: The Wierster. If his TV show is to be believed, he had a lot of input into his costumes. And he has one 'wrapping' costume that he competed in.
Nope. Not even His Highness, Master of Style can make the wrap look look good.
Let's kill this costume style