Olympic gold medal profitable athlete Usain Bolt turned his hand to modelling Tuesday (13 Sept.), strolling in the Puma fashion show at New York Fashion Week. Speaking backstage after the show, the retired sprinter known as the expertise “fairly good,” though he conceded that strolling so slowly does not come naturally to him.

“It’s undoubtedly completely different strolling this gradual. I was just following all the models. They mentioned ‘gradual it down, benefit from the second,’ so I did simply that,” he mentioned.

The show marked desinger June Ambrose’s first runway show as inventive director for Puma. She staged an immersive presentation known as “Futrograde,” showcasing each women and men’s clothes. It celebrated the worlds of music, sports activities and naturally, fashion.

Usain Bolt talks about strolling the Puma runway at New York Fashion Week

The objective was to acknowledge the model’s previous because it seems to be to the longer term and marks its seventy fifth anniversary in 2023. The show was damaged up into sections dedicated to a particular colour comparable to pink or black.

As anticipated, there have been monitor pants and sneakers but additionally road put on and robes. In addition to Bolt, Ambrose’s fashions included Winnie Harlow and Christian Combs — the son of Sean “Diddy” Combs.


June Ambrose’s first Puma Runway Show as Creative Director

June Ambrose has been a fancy dress designer to the celebrities for a few years so it is smart why so many celebrities confirmed up Tuesday when she staged her first runway show as inventive director of Puma.

Robin Thicke, Dixie D’Amelio, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Walter “Clyde” Frasier, Lauren London and Deborah Cox are just some of the well-known faces who sat entrance row.

Robin Thicke, Dixie D’Amelio, Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Lauren London, Clyde Frasier attend Puma fas

“I’m actually enthusiastic about being right here to assist my woman. June Ambrose was fairly the visionary, fairly the one who has been extraordinarily forward-thinking in the case of fashion and collaborating, completely different types and completely different mixes and completely different vibes and completely different energies,” mentioned Cox.

The Puma model marks its 75 anniversary in 2023.

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