and ease of wear’, as well as ‘the need to distinguish members of one team from
another through the necessary inclusion of precise symbols (emblems, forms,
colours of the uniform, etc.)’.54 Three of the four designs are for soccer teams.
Stepanova had already made reference to the sport earlier in her essay, writing
that: ‘It is obvious that the evolution of clothing is linked to industrial development.
Only today, thanks to the progress of industry and technology, is it possible to
produce outfits for pilots and drivers, workers’ overalls, football shoes, and