, 2022-11-10 15:46:11,
It’s been a busy year for two-time Olympic gold medalist Chloe Kim. She won the women’s half-pipe back in February, and made history as the first woman to win back-to-back Olympia gold medals at the event. That would be enough for most people to want to take a break, but not Kim. Instead, she decided to try and make a name for herself in the fashion world, a feat that can easily be just as—if not, more so—unattainable than a gold medal. But after attending her first Met Gala in May, and sitting front row at a handful of New York Fashion Week shows this past September, Kim is clearly succeeding.
Her latest endeavor is a merging of her two worlds, and the history-making gold medalist can now add designer to her resume with her debut snowboarding collection for Roxy. The nine-piece line, which went on sale this week, was the natural next step for Kim, who wanted to wear stuff on the slopes that expressed her own sense of style. Consisting of bright pastels as well as a marbled pattern, the pieces are meant to be mixed and matched and have all the technical details required to keep the wearer warm and dry.
For Kim, this collection represented a chance to own her narrative, down to the clothes she wears on the…
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