Fashion and the French Open

Paris looked nothing like the fashion capital of the world for a few hours on Monday when France's Gael Monfils faced off with Czech Tomas Berdych in the first round of the French Open sporting a rather garish outfit. Others, like Maria Sharapova, lit up. (Text courtesy of Reuters)


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Milos Raonic of Canada in bold choice of neon yellow and black. He looks like a bumble bee ready to sting.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Milos Raonic of Canada plays a forehand during his men's singles match against Xavier Malisse of Belgium on day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Milos Raonic of Canada in bold choice of neon yellow and black. He looks like a bumble bee ready to sting.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 30: Maria Sharapova of Russia plays a backhand in her Women's Singles match against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada during day five of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 30, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
2013 French Open - Day Five
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 30: Maria Sharapova of Russia plays a backhand in her Women's Singles match against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada during day five of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 30, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Angelique Kerber of Germany knows how to match!
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Angelique Kerber of Germany plays a backhand in her Women's Singles match against Mona Barthel of Germany during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
Angelique Kerber of Germany knows how to match!
Is Serena wearing matching Nike dunks? We approve!
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Serena Williams of the United States of America serves in her Women's Singles match against Anna Tatishvili of Georgia during day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Is Serena wearing matching Nike dunks? We approve!
Xavier Malisse of Belgium embraces those Halloween colors.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Xavier Malisse of Belgium reacts during his men's singles match against Milos Raonic of Canada on day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Xavier Malisse of Belgium embraces those Halloween colors.
Donna Vekic of Croatia wearing a graphic print with a pop of neon yellow.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Donna Vekic of Croatia plays a forehand during her women's singles match against Mallory Burdette of the United States day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Donna Vekic of Croatia wearing a graphic print with a pop of neon yellow.
Lukas Lacko of Slovakia looks like he is ready to step into the limelight (pun intended).
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Lukas Lacko of Slovakia prepares to receive a serve during his men's singles match against Sam Querrey of the United States during day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
Lukas Lacko of Slovakia looks like he is ready to step into the limelight (pun intended).
Bethanie Mattek-Sands of United States of America looks like she is ready to play in a company softball game.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Bethanie Mattek-Sands of United States of America plays a backhand in her Women's Singles match against Lourdes Dominguez Lino of Spain during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Bethanie Mattek-Sands of United States of America looks like she is ready to play in a company softball game.
Melanie Oudin of United States of America wears a bold orange dress with some subtle lace accents on the collar.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Melanie Oudin of United States of America plays a forehand in her Women's Singles match against Tamira Paszek of Austria during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Melanie Oudin of United States of America wears a bold orange dress with some subtle lace accents on the collar.
Tamira Paszek of Austria sports a navy and white print, accented with a flirty white skirt.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Tamira Paszek of Austria plays a backhand in her Women's Singles match against Melanie Oudin of United States of America during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Tamira Paszek of Austria sports a navy and white print, accented with a flirty white skirt.
Andreas Beck of Germany shows off his trendy ombre top.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Andreas Beck of Germany in action during his Men's Single Match against Fabio Fognini of Italy during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Andreas Beck of Germany shows off his trendy ombre top.
Sloane Stephens of United States of America glows in her blindingly bright yellow dress with blue accents.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Sloane Stephens of United States of America celebrates a point in her Women's Singles match against Karin Knapp of Italy during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
Sloane Stephens of United States of America glows in her blindingly bright yellow dress with blue accents.
Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia brings back tie-dye in a blue psychedelic outfit. Peace, love, and tennis.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia plays a forehand in her Women's Singles match against Ekaternia Makarova of Russia during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia brings back tie-dye in a blue psychedelic outfit. Peace, love, and tennis.
Bernard Tomic of Australia wears a graphic print that makes us want to play Tetris.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 28: Bernard Tomic of Australia plays a forehand in his Men's Singles match against Victor Hanescu of Romania during day three of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 28, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
Bernard Tomic of Australia wears a graphic print that makes us want to play Tetris.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Gael Monfils of France celebrates match point in his Men's Singles match against Tonas Berdych of Czech Republic during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
2013 French Open - Day Two
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27: Gael Monfils of France celebrates match point in his Men's Singles match against Tonas Berdych of Czech Republic during day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)

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