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Olivia Culpo Elevates Athleisure in a Crop Top, Zippered Joggers & ‘Ugly’ Sandals to Cheer on NFL Star Christian McCaffrey

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Olivia Culpo is keeping things casual for the NFL pre-season of the Carolina Panthers. This weekend, the model showcased her off-duty look while posing next to her boyfriend, Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey. Her look consisted of a white crop top, high-waisted black pants featuring zippered side pockets, a sports fan cap, and a sweatshirt around her waist. Culpo’s casual outfits are always chic and she adds pizzazz with the right accessories.

As for footwear, the social media personality tapped into summer’s biggest trend — open-toe double buckle “ugly” sandals. Her sandals incorporate an adjustable slingback strap and chunky sole. This silhouette has been a favorite of celebrities. From Gigi Hadid to Kendall Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian, the once-disapproved chunky two-strap sandal has become a stylish option among fashion tastemakers.

While a bit unconventional for a night out, some celebrities pair this sandal style with dresses and trousers and even button-down shirts. In addition to casual garb, the double buck sandals are a great choice for walking long miles and a versatile option for vacation.

Culpo’s footwear repertoire includes other casual silhouettes such as slip-on sandals, chunky boots and sneakers. But the model usually opts for designer shoe brands like Giuseppe Zanotti, Stuart Weitzman, Manolo Blahnik, Jimmy Choo, Valentino, Gianvito Rossi and Balenciaga.

The star’s entrepreneurial spirit has landed her in many ventures in the fashion industry. She launched an exclusive line with Macy’s along with her two sisters, Aurora and Sophia, and appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swim Edition in 2020.

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