Memory Lane: Steffi works the runway

Wednesday November 16th, 2011

Steffi Graf is accompanied by models presenting a new "Steffi Graf" jeans fashion collection in 1995 in Berlin. (Reinhard Krause/Reuters)

Memory Lane is a recurring feature in which we dig through photo and video archives for classic moments. It's unclear whether Steffi's doing a fashion show or being led to her sentencing hearing for 24 counts of involuntary ball-slaughter (zing!). But can we all just take a moment and reflect on why anyone, let alone fashion designers, thought shoulder pads were a good idea? I mean, really.

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