Venus Williams' fashion highs and lows

Updated 1318 GMT (2118 HKT) August 24, 2012
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Tennis star Venus Williams has relaunched her clothing label EleVen ahead of the U.S. Open. The 32-year-old took time out of her playing career to graduate from fashion school. Getty Images
Williams has had a distinctive look since she first burst onto the scene in the mid-1990s. As a teenager she was well known for her braided hair. Getty Images
As her career continued and her interest in fashion grew, Williams began to experiement with her on-court outfits. At the 2010 Australian Open, the seven-time grand slam champion sported this neon yellow number. Getty Images
Williams lit up the clay at a WTA event in Madrid in 2010 with this risque red and black dress. Getty Images
The former world No. 1 caused a stir by wearing flesh colored shorts under a corset dress at Roland Garros in 2010. Getty Images
The 2010 season proved to be one of Williams' most experimental. But the American proved she can also stand out when observing the strict all-white code at Wimbledon. Getty Images
At the final grand slam of 2010, Williams opted for a short pink dress with sparkly decoration at her home U.S. Open. Getty Images
She began 2011 in equally bold style, turning out at the Australian Open in a yellow lattice dress. Getty Images