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Ashley Crain

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Fashion: Q&A With Adrienne Cass of TrendyGolf


Q&A With Adrienne Cass of TrendyGolf USA: Winning with high-quality clothes and service.

Fashion Q&A: Bill Draddy, Zero Restriction

We all know the saying: April showers bring May flowers. And that means sometimes the gung-ho golfer has to put up with wet conditions

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Fashion Q&A: Designer John Ashworth

John Ashworth took some time to discuss the merger of Pima Direct LLC and Linksoul and his involvement with the process.

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Fashion Q&A: Catwalk Performance Artwear

Q&A: Catwalk Performance Artwear

After wrapping up a 2012 PGA Merchandise Show, we caught up with Catwalk Performance Artwear founder and designer Lauren Demerling.

Fashion Q&A: Galway Bay's Terry Prillaman

Fashion Q&A: Galway Bay

We catch up with Terry Prillaman of Galway Bay Apparel, who is looking to create raingear that keeps you comfortable without costing you an arm ... and a leg.

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Europe wins Golfweek's Fashion Face-Off

Like the Solheim Cup itself, the Europeans squeaked out a victory in the Fashion Face-Off.

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Fashion Blog: Which Solheim team stands out?

Which Solheim team stands out?

It’s time to assess the Solheim Cup girls in the most important way of all – the Fashion Faceoff.

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Fashion: Bradley continues tradition of Sunday red

93rd PGA Championship

It wasn't Tiger wearing the Sunday red, but Keegan Bradley brought the color back to life in Atlanta.

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Golf fashion: Could this be the Year of the Shoe?

Year of the Shoe

Each year, it seems a new fad takes over the golf course. Could this be the Year of the Shoe?

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British Open fashion: Cargos, capris and over-lapping

Fashion blog: Women's British

From Morgan Pressel's elegance to Paula Creamer's color coordination, the Women's British Open is a fashion show.

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Paula Creamer revs up the wardrobe

Paula Creamer's U.S. Women's Open wardrobe was vibrant and impressive. It's alright to be jealous.

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Has LPGA sexiness gone too far?

At some point, there is going to have to be a limit to all this sexiness in women's golf. Ashley Crain weighs in.

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Fashion Q&A: U.S. Solheim captain Rosie Jones

Rain, sleet and wind are likely to be at this year's Solheim Cup, so we wanted to know what captain Rosie Jones has in store for her fashionable team.

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Tucker straddles line between tradition, flair

You’ve heard it before: Women’s golf apparel has gone through a revolution the past 10 years. But has it really?

Fashion Q&A: Second Skin/Hollas

says one golf fashion company has found the balance between youth and tradition.

If you are the golfer that isn’t quite ready for the crazy fairway fashion scene just yet, I think we found a way for you to add a little flavor to your wardrobe and your game – Hollas. We chatted with partner of Second Skin and Hollas Garment Company’s Don Nichols to get the scoop on how to perfect fashion and balance on the course.

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Q&A: Buff designer Vaughn Cochrane

has the details behind Martin Kaymer's interesting Match Play neckwear.

We’re most likely to comment on the typical items of golf wear on this blog – pants, polos, skirts, gloves. But Martin Kaymer caught our eye during the Accenture Match Play Championship in Tucson, Ariz., with something different – neckwear.

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Fashion Q&A: The Girls Golf Collection

says the Girls Golf Collection is a perfect example of having no fashion rules on the fairway.

Girls Golf Collection founder and designer Annie Margulis sat down with Ashley Crain to talk about her bold Spring fashion line.

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Poulter talks fashion and his Twitter affection

Poulter talks fashion

Ian Poulter has skills on the golf course. He's pretty entertaining on Twitter. But is his best asset his fashion sense? Take a ride in Ian's Ferrari . . .

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Fashion Q&A: Cutter & Buck’s part in the ‘lifestyle’ trend

says that Cutter & Buck is playing to the "lifestyle" trend with its 2011 clothing line.

Ashley Crain says that Cutter & Buck is playing to the "lifestyle" trend with its 2011 clothing line.

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Fashion Q&A: Ashworth's Harry Arnett

caught up with Ashworth's Harry Arnett to find out about the iconic brand's new look.

The iconic Ashworth brand that produced all those warm and fuzzy memories of dad playing golf on a Sunday morning has come back with a bang!

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Fashion Q&A: Catwalk Performance Artwear

Catwalk Performance Artwear

As we kick off our 2011 PGA Merchandise Show coverage, we wanted to start with a bang, so we tracked down Canadian designers, Lauren Demerling and Sima Anvari, to give us an inside look at Catwalk Performance Artwear's new look.

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PGA Show promises new trends, fashion

PGA Merch Show fashion

The 2011 PGA Merchandise Show promises to be one of the most fashionable and trendy exhibitions in years. Ashley Crain previews Golfweek's fashion coverage.

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Fashion Q&A: Evan Golf brings chic to the first tee

New look for the course

Would you wear this on the course? Our Ashley Crain sat down with Evan Golf to talk about its bold new look that could bring style to the first tee.

Fashion Q&A: Sligo goes bold and wins

says Sligo's bold fashion statement is catching on in North America.

The bold, European-like golf fashion company Sligo was born off the 13th hole at a swanky private club in Canada. Our Ashley Crain sits down with director Shawn Aucoin to talk about Sligo's direction:

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Last-minute holiday gift guide for golfers

has some last-minute holiday gift ideas for the golfer on your list.

Tis’ the season for golf fashion! Your favorite lady will forget about the baubles when she sees this year’s under-the-tree delights.

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Fashion Q&A: The Keri behind keri golf

spoke with Keri Murschell, the woman behind the golf bag line keri golf.

Golfweek fashion Q&A: We caught up with Keri Murschell, the woman behind the popular golf bag line keri golf to talk about her inspiration and a new relationship with Adams Golf

Q&A: Abacus’ Sven-Olof Karlsson

caught up with Sven-Olof Karlsson, the man behind the Abacus brand.

It took some doing, but we tracked down the man behind the Abacus brand, Sven-Olof Karlsson, to ask him a few questions.

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Fashion Q&A: Geoff Tait, Quagmire Golf

caught up with Geoff Tait, one of the founders of Quagmire Golf.

It isn’t often that we hear of new and innovative ways golf-apparel companies one-up each other, but this seems to be the norm for Quagmire Golf.

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Garrigus, Fowler could use wardrobe tweaks

has a few fashion tips for Disney winner Robert Garrigus and Rickie Fowler.

He may have big ears, but he sure knows how to dress! Mickey Mouse’s wardrobe trumped the boys of the PGA Tour this past weekend at the Children’s Miracle Network Classic at Disney’s Magnolia and Palm courses in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

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Q&A: Trevor Derrheim, Founder of 59 belts

talked with Trevor Derrheim, the founder of 59 belts, about the buckle showing up on pro tours everywhere.

Want to bring a bit of attitude along on your next visit to the golf course? The key is on your belt, and Trevor Derrheim has the belts everyone is longing for.

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Kerr helps fight battle against breast cancer

explains what LPGA star is leading the fight against breast cancer.

There is a lot of pink-colored attire popping up on the LPGA and PGA tours. It adds a colorful twist to the fairways, but there is also a powerful message behind the garb – breast cancer awareness.

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Q&A: Liz Graham, Bloom Designs

says golf fashion has branched out to stationery, thanks to Bloom Designs.

For all you fashionistas who thought it was only about wearing the perfect outfit on the tee, think again.

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Predictable doesn’t have to mean boring

Dustin Johnson had a memorable weekend at the BMW Championship, collecting a victory after what seems like a year filled with “major” mishaps, and looking classy and dapper as he strolled down the fairways.

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‘Big Break’ winner Coffing talks fashion

caught up with Golf Channel’s “Big Break Sandals Resort” winner Carling Coffing and talked fashion and style on the show.

Spunky is the first word that came to mind during an interview with Carling Coffing, Golf Channel’s “Big Break Sandals Resort” winner. Not only does Coffing’s vibrant personality radiate through the phone, but I love her outfit choices, too. We spoke about her favorite topic – fashion.

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Pick Quiros’ PGA Championship attire

Callaway Golf is taking player scripting to a whole new level.

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Five looks that impressed at Birkdale

loved Paula Creamer’s knee-high socks at Birkdale. But don’t try them at home.

The fashion frenzy continued across the pond last week. There’s been more flash and tradition brought back to the game than we seen in a long time.

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The scoop on Creamer’s lucky belt

After seeing Paula Creamer strutting down the fairways at the Evian Master last weekend, I couldn’t help but notice the sparkle on her hips.

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LPGA standouts look marvelous in France

was amazed how lovely some LPGA standouts looked at a gala dinner last weekend in France.

We often marvel at the beauty, style and grace of the LPGA starlets. Not only are their swings hand-crafted masterpieces, their outfits look as if they’ve been picked right out of the pages of a fashion magazine.

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Q&A: Caulfield Apparel Group VP Shane Brett

The Abacus brand has traveled miles and jumped oceans to land in the U.S. market. While Abacus has gained a following, many people don’t know details about the products and the man behind the products.

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Conforming to French fairway fashion

This week it is the ladies’ turn to travel across the pond to oh-so-stylish Evian-les-Bains, France, where one of our favorite fairway fashionistas, Ai Miyazato, will defend her title at the Evian Masters.

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A look at Woods’ Open clothing plan

We all know Tiger Woods wears red on Sunday, but what else is in store this week at the Open Championship?

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Creamer adds spunk to Women’s Open

Paula Creamer once again dazzled us in pink. Not only did she win the U.S. Women’s Open last weekend – her first major championship – but she won my “best dressed” award. Not to be blinded by her incredible game – she looked hot!

Q&A: Fore!! Axel and Hudson designer Paul Nguyen

Attention fashion-crazed parents – I’ve found one of the hottest, trendiest and most sophisticated boys golf apparel on the market, outfits that are going to make you jealous that they don’t come in your size.

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Having fun with the Kims

Each year it seems as though the LPGA adds a fresh set of Kims, Lees and Parks to its ever-growing Korean roster.

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Q&A: Kentwool CEO Mark Kent

Here is a piece of apparel that we don’t talk about much – socks. Although they aren’t exactly a fashion necessity, socks are the roots of a golfer’s comfort.

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‘Wimbledon white’ works for Kerr

Last weekend’s LPGA Championship at Locust Hill Country Club outside Rochester, N.Y., looked more like a match at Wimbledon than a golf tournament.

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Q&A: Club Glove president Jeff Herold

Many golfers have been using Club Glove products for years without having a good grip on the story behind the company. I tracked down Jeff Herold, Club Glove president and founder, and got the interesting story behind the company.

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Fashion secrets from a national champion

One would think that winning a national championship for the first time would call for some celebration. That was not the case for Purdue’s Maude-Aimee LeBlanc.

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Fairway fashion at Pebble Beach

U.S. Open week is one of the four weeks in golf that we all get giddy over. But this isn’t just any U.S. Open – this is the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links.

Q&A: Dunning Sportswear founder Ralph Dunning

Dunning Sportswear is carried throughout North America at private clubs, resorts, menswear specialty retailers and department stores. It’s also available online at