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Figure Skaters And Oscars Stars Have More In Common Than You Think (TEXT and PHOTOS)


Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, fashion, Olympic figure skaters, Oscars, interesting, society, women, world )

Carrie
- 188 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
In honor of the upcoming awards ceremony and the women's Free Skate finals in Sochi on Thursday, we've rounded up the photos that highlight just how strikingly similar the outfits and gowns are.



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Birgit W. (144)
Friday February 21, 2014, 6:01 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

HELEN V. (51)
Friday February 21, 2014, 7:34 pm
thanks for the article. I love figure skaters and their costumes and they have so much skill and talent.
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 12:52 am
The new skating fashions are simply lovely but I had nothing to do with the Olympics this time because of Russian stance on gays, women, and animals.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 8:29 am
Noted
 

Angela J. (62)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 1:44 pm
Thank you.
 

Cynthia Davis (340)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 2:39 pm
cool
 

Winn Adams (191)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 2:46 pm
Thanks
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 2:53 pm
Thank you for sharing Carrie. I haven't even watched the Olympics this year because of Russia's stance on so many things. I love figure skating, and some of the costumes were beautiful. (It was my dream at one time to be a figure skater, but others thought I should play hockey when it wasn't cool for women Lol) Putin was in so many of the pictures in the slide show???
 

Sheri Schongold (6)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 6:06 pm
I see that the costumes the stars wear are very similar to the skaters. I feel sorry for Yuna Kim being compared to Hanoi Jane. The skater's costume is to reflect their music. I know that means keeping up with the times, but I often wish that skating would go back about 20-30 years and bring back not only the pretty and ladylike/gentlemanlike costumes but the beauty of skating. The Olympics are as political as the Oscars and as I don't watch the Oscars, you will know that I watched very little of the Olympics.
 

BnKatieNOMESPLE D. (81)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 8:07 pm
They have so much experience skating it looks so easy what ever they do. The Star's they do dress lovely!
Thank you Carrie
 

Shaheen N. (64)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 5:30 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Lindsay Kemp (1)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 6:59 am
Noted, thanks for sharing
 

gabriele jefferson (147)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 8:13 am
noted, shared in fb, twitter & google
 
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