Team USA’s Opening Ceremony Outfits at the London 2012 Olympic Games
Even when we don't have to wait a full extra year on the edge of our seats, the Olympics always manage to bring out roaring emotions, team pride, and some truly enviable fashion looks. Although the focus largely remains on athletic prowess, the Olympic ceremonies also provide a platform for some of the greatest athletes and designers to represent their country, make a statement, and show off parts of their culture. Granted, it can be easy to lose sight of the clothing when it's hidden beneath tall plumes of fireworks and flashing lights, so to make it easier, we've compiled some of Team USA's best outfits throughout the history of the games. Read on to check out some of the most iconic and timeless moments in USA fashion, and see just how much the team's personal style has evolved over the years.