A Fashionable Opening to the Sochi Olympics

The world's best athletes rocked a eclectic collection of fashionable outerwear at the Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremonies, the sporting world's ultimate fashion runway.  Check out our favourite looks below.

Canada was a sea of red in their Hudson's Bay wool toggle coats paired with classic Adidas shell toe sneakers and iconic Canada toques and mittens. 

Canada was a sea of red in their Hudson's Bay wool toggle coats paired with classic Adidas shell toe sneakers and iconic Canada toques and mittens. 

The German team is right on trend for Spring 2014 in their bright colours and mix of patterns designed by Willy Bogner.  Their outfits sparked a media controversy on whether Germany is sending a political message to Russia with their rainbow uniforms, or do they just love colour?

The German team is right on trend for Spring 2014 in their bright colours and mix of patterns designed by Willy Bogner.  Their outfits sparked a media controversy on whether Germany is sending a political message to Russia with their rainbow uniforms, or do they just love colour?

Classic American apres ski was the inspiration behind the Ralph Lauren designed American uniforms of white pants, turtlenecks and patriotic cardigans.  Unlike previous years, the 2014 uniforms are made in the USA.

Classic American apres ski was the inspiration behind the Ralph Lauren designed American uniforms of white pants, turtlenecks and patriotic cardigans.  Unlike previous years, the 2014 uniforms are made in the USA.

The Dutch team stand out in their high gloss reversible puffers showing the world that orange and black is the new black.

The Dutch team stand out in their high gloss reversible puffers showing the world that orange and black is the new black.

The team from France looked effortless and cool in their gray flannel puffers and chinos designed by Lacoste.

The team from France looked effortless and cool in their gray flannel puffers and chinos designed by Lacoste.

Our favourite look comes from the Swedish team, who paired cobalt blue asymmetrical zip wool coats with high tech printed leggings and retro style toques all designed by H&M. Their mix of Scandinavian minimalism and high tech sportswear is a stunning combo of fashion and function.

Our favourite look comes from the Swedish team, who paired cobalt blue asymmetrical zip wool coats with high tech printed leggings and retro style toques all designed by H&M. Their mix of Scandinavian minimalism and high tech sportswear is a stunning combo of fashion and function.