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Evan Lysacek & Nastia Liukin: US Gold Medalists and ‘Really Good Friends’

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Just on Monday, released info. saying that these two are ‘really close’ friends, and then you have others that are saying different. Either way, if they are together together or not, they are on my radar for the Olympic’s hottest couple this year, and what’s even more special is Evan Lysacek taking home the gold medal this past Thursday in figure skating. YAY Evan! These two are just too cute together!

As quoted from the,
[the couple, who first met in October 2008 while performing on the NBC special “Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular” confirm that they have been dating since last summer.

“We became good friends and have become really close since then,” said Lysacek, 24, who noted that the relationship has become stronger since he escorted Liukin to the ESPY awards last July.

Liukin, 20, travelled to Vancouver to cheer on her beau, who became the first American man to win the Olympic gold medal for figure skating in 22 years.

“To see his dreams come try was amazing,” said Liukin, who won a gold medal for all-around gymnastics in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.]  – Quoted from

I must admit I’ve enjoyed watching the Winter Olympics this year but I am

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much more tuned into the Summer Olympics. My daughter and I love watching gymnastics together, which is why I chose to feature Nastia Liukin today. She is so fun to watch and one of my favorites.

Overall the Olympics are going well, and the United States is leading with 26 medals, 7 of which are gold. Germany is in 2nd place for total medal count at 23.

Now on to the fashion! Nastia has a cute dress on, with some basic black pumps like the Steve Madden Ulltra pump for $69.95 at And of course I couldn’t talk about Evan winning the gold medal without featuring some gold

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shoes as well! This is my top pick,right now, the BCBGeneration Randall sandal for $99.95 at