Serena On Today By Tennis Week
Friday, April 17, 2009
Serena Williams attends the New Yorkers for Children dinner
Serena Williams turned the alarm clock's ring into a morning of bling.
Williams got an early wake-up call today as she appeared on NBC's Today Show to promote her new jewelry line that will premiere on Homs Shopping Network on April 30th.
Williams, who has often said looking good on court is a priority because it helps her play well, has always bounced to her own unique fashion beat on court.
"You always play with jewelry on, which I find astonishing that you can work it with the big earrings," host Hoda Kotb told Williams.
When older sister Venus unveild her EleVen line, she said maintaining affordable price points was a priority. Serena told Today hosts Kathy Lee Gifford and Kotb that she wanted to keep prices for pieces in her collection affordable.
"I wanted to make everything affordable. Everything is from $30-100," said Williams, who gave both women a serving clinic noting the degree of difficulty their footwork presented in pushing off on serve "We're all playing in heels now," said Serena.