13 Aug '12, 4pm

Most decorated Olympian of all time Michael Phelps scores fashion contract with @LouisVuitton

Most decorated Olympian of all time Michael Phelps scores fashion contract with @LouisVuitton

Just a day after the games closed in London and the Olympian walked away with six new medals to add to his collection, pictures have surfaced of the newly-retired Michael Phelps that prove he hasn’t been able to hang up his swimming goggles just yet. Louis Vuitton has cast the sports star in their new mens’ campaign, shot by top fashion photographer Annie Leibovitz , wearing his trademark Speedos and goggles sans tub. It is speculated that the Creative Director of the Parisian fashion house, Marc Jacobs , requested his fellow patriot and face of Team USA’s sporting success to become the new poster boy for Louis Vuitton also. SEE THE NEW SEASON MODEL STARS The shot pictures the decorated swimmer staring provocatively straight to camera, seen to his right is the classic Louis Vuitton travel bag casually thrown on top of Phelps’ swimming towel. Michael Phelps has long maintai...

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sports.yahoo.com 13 Aug '12, 5pm

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fashion.telegraph.co.uk 14 Aug '12, 9am

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