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We Made Our Olympians Wear What?! Delightful Winter Uniforms from Olympics Past (PHOTOS)

In preparation for the opening ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, The Daily Beast looks back at some of the most delightful uniforms of Winter Olympic's past.

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In preparation for the Olympic Games kicking off in Sochi, Russia, The Daily Beast looks back at some of the most delightful uniforms of Winter Olympics past.

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Figure skaters at the Olympics in Chamonix, France, January 1924. 

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American skaters practice for the Winter Olympics at Chamonix, January 1924.

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The United States Olympic bobsled team at Lake Placid, New York.

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British figure skater Jack Dunn performs during the Winter Olympic Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 1936.

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The U.S. Olympic Figure Skating team prepares for competition during the Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland, January, 1948.

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Models sport the dresses to be worn by Polish athletes at the Winter Olympic Games in Grenoble, October 1967.

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East Germany's Gabriele Seyfert, Peggy Fleming from the United States, and Czeckoslovakian Hana Mašková receive their medals at the Grenoble winter games, 1968.

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Peggy Fleming practices on an outside rink in Grenoble, February 1968.

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Swiss skier Bernhard Russi poses with teammates Rolland Collombin and Austrian Heinrich Messner after winning the men's downhill race in Sapporo, Japan, February 1972.

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Members of the Soviet Union Olympic team march into the Bergisel Stadium, Innsbruck, February 1976.

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Team USA waves during the opening ceremony in Lake Placid, New York, February 1980.

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USA's Eric Heiden races during the Winter Games at Lake Placid, New York, February 1980.

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Katarina Witt skates during the Women's Singles figure skating competition in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, February 1984.

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Andrea Schone Ehrig, Karin Enke, and Natalya Petrusyova pose during an awards ceremony for the Women's Speed Skating competition in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, February 1984.

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Seiko Hashimoto of Japan competes in the Women's 1,500 meter race during the Calgary Olympics, February 1988.

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Bonnie Blair of the United States prepares for her final race during the women's 500-meter speed skating competition at the Winter Olympics in Calgary, February 1988.

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Two members of the Moroccan team parade at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France, February 1992.

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The Russian team walks in the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France, February 1992.

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Members of the Canadian team wave at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France, February 1992.

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The French team parades at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France, February 1992.

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The Canadian team at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, February 1994.

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Michelle Kwan, Tara Lipinski, and Lu Chen pose with their medals following the free skate during the Winter Olympic Games in Nagano, Japan, 1998.