The Best Olympic Ensembles On and Off the Field

As the athletes leave their legacies on the field, there has been some memorable sartorial action in the bleachers, too.

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Also at the Opening Ceremony, Kate Middleton picked an icy-blue coat dress by U.K. designer Christopher Kane.
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Gearing up for the Games, Middleton sported a flirty plaid-check dress from U.K. High Street store Hobbs with a waist-cinching braided belt and her signature espadrille platforms prior to the Opening Ceremony.
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Victoria Beckham—who will perform with fellow Spice Girl alums at the Closing Ceremony—paired a fitted V-neck dress in hunter green with a black crocodile handbag for the festivities.
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For the first day of swimming, the Queen was all smiles in an appropriately aquatic-blue skirt suit, flowery mesh cap and strings of classic pearls.
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Michelle Obama cheered on the U.S. swimmers in a color-blocked BCBG shift dress with a panel of bright green.
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Debbie Phelps' colorful zig-zag caftan felt appropriately festive for her son's record-breaking 19th gold medal.
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Ann Romney—whose quirky sense of style you can chart in our <a href="http://www.nbcnewyork.com/blogs/threadny/THREAD-Ann-Romneys-Style-Evolution-159558215.html" target="_blank">style guide</a>—went for bold mismatched patterns and dainty pearl earrings for the men's swimming preliminaries.
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Kate Middleton looked casually cool in cropped black jeans and a digital printed blouse for a visit to the Olympic Village.
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Kate Middleton's summery striped tee and navy blazer felt perfectly preppy for show jumping on Day 4 of the London Games.
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Mick Jagger and designer girlfriend L'Wren Scott hit the bleachers looking casually cool, Jagger in a khaki baseball cap and Scott clad in a leather zip jacket.
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Dapper as ever, David Beckham arrives with his son Brooklyn to a men's soccer match sporting a crisp black blazer with a darker contrasting lapel.
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Sir Paul McCartney, handsome in a simple navy jacket and white oxford shirt, accompanied daughter (and official outfitter of the U.K. Olympic team) Stella McCartney, clad in an on-trend houndstooth jacket, to the Olympic stadium for Day 8 of the Games.
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Condoleezza Rice looked classically elegant in a khaki trench and silver chain necklace for a basketball preliminary between Brazil and Spain.
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At the swimming arena, Israeli supermodel Bar Rafaeli accented a simple blue cotton sundress with dark burgundy nails.
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