The Style Ref fashion and style for MLB, NFL, NCAA, NHL, NBA and MLS fans

Monday, July 28, 2014

Sports Fan DIY: Loyalty Bracelets

Loyalty Bracelets DIY

Friendship bracelets are a familiar childhood relic that bring back memories of long days at summer camp and bonding with your new best friend. Although you might think these belong in the past, the friendship bracelet has reemerged as a major fashion accessory - vibrant colors, intricate designs and unique embellishments have transformed child's play into serious adult style.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Top Housewarming Gifts for the Sports Fan Home

Top housewarming gifts for sports fans

Two of The Style Ref's best friends (and fellow sports fans) just settled into their new home and are hosting a housewarming party next month, which raised an important question: What gift would be both personal and practical without interfering with their decor? In case you find yourself in a similar situation, The Style Ref gathered a collection of heartfelt housewarming gifts that will help make every sports fan's house feel more like a home.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Dressing Up Baby: Moms Review

The Style Ref's Raised to Root Series for Baby Sports Fans and Their Parents

New parents love dressing up their kids, especially if they're sports fans. Between baby shower gifts, holidays and occasional splurges, little ones typically end up with a plentiful wardrobe of fan gear to represent their parents' favorite teams. For friends and family looking to stock baby's closet for next season, Baby Fans is a one-stop shop for sports-themed baby clothing and accessories, including licensed styles in MLB, NFL, NCAA, NBA and NHL teams.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Giveaway: Zumer Sport Tennis Fan Prize Pack

Tennis fan giveaway

It's a great time to be a tennis fan. Wimbledon is in full swing through July 6 and the excitement of the U.S. Open returns in August. Tennis is definitely having a moment thanks to the sport's Fab Four - Novak Djokivic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray - and their riveting rivalries. Television ratings, attendance and revenue are up with all signs pointing to a new golden age for tennis.

Monday, June 30, 2014

The Style Ref's Hails & Fails: June 2014

The Style Ref's Hails and Fails for June 2014

World Cup fever swept the globe in June, so it might be hard to remember what else happened this month. Thankfully, The Style Ref was paying attention! Check out June's hails (worth cheering about) and fails (worth sneering about) in sports fan fashion and style.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Team USA Style for Under $50

Team USA style for under $50

Patriotism is in the air, thanks in part to World Cup fever and the Fourth of July. Get in the spirit with Team USA style that won't break your budget. Shop three red, white and blue outfits, each with a total price tag of less than $50!