Venus Williams

Venus Williams dresses well and plays well in first-round U.S. Open win

Venus Williams was a vision in rose on Tuesday, wearing a beautiful self-designed dress during a first-round rout of Bethanie Mattek-Sands at the U.S. Open.

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The dress is beautiful from afar, but hardly an impressionist painting up close. It’s designed with red and black roses with background stem lines and “love” written all over in script.

To say it’s the best looking of Venus’ self-designed eleVen dresses could be damning it with faint praise. She’s dressed like a can-can dancer and fireworks display in recent years, so it’s not as if it’s a high bar to clear. This is a step in a different direction. It’s not the best Venus has looked in years; it’s the best anyone has looked… Read More