Line up all the famous men shaping fashion trends today and chances are the majority of them are going to stand well over six feet tall and have washboard abs. NBA pros haven’t always dominated the style conversation, but they certainly are today. Courtney Mays is one of the stylists responsible for that shift. With her clients Chris Paul, Kevin Love and DeAndre Jordan, Mays has helped turn the arena tunnel into a new kind of runway—a place where you can spot the hottest sneakers, flyest suits and best bags in the game.
Because we know you want to look just as fly as an NBA guy, we’ve asked Mays to answer some of your style questions. Today she’s tackling what it takes to make it as a stylist. Give us a shout on Twitter with your Qs!