As usual before any Grand Slam, tennis' glamour girl, Maria Sharapova, paraded around Melbourne at the Tiffany & Co. store on Collins Street, looking gorgeous in a Maz Azria deep v-neck, below-the-knee frock paired with heels from her own line with Cole Haan. The 3 time major champion debuted her Paloma Picasso 18 carat gold-drop earrings that she will be sporting for the Australian Open, which starts on Sunday. Tiffany & Co. announced they will be providing their cover girl with a line of ear bling at each of the majors this year. Called Tiffany for Maria Sharapova, the “the special group of earrings captures her natural grace and style and gives customers and fans access to the Tiffany jewelry preferred by the three-time Grand Slam winner.”
Here's a shot of the earrings:
In other Maria news, the 23 year old recently signed a whopping 8-year $70 million deal with Nike, the largest deal given to a female athlete since Venus Williams' money-maker with Reebok in 2000. The Russian will be designing a collection of dresses for the brand, so expect her on-court looks to never cease to amaze us.