How the unique looks came together Steven Gersteinwho has styled NSYNC at the time explained the process in a recent interview with Jezebel.
“Justin and Britney were together at the time. We were in New Orleans when Britney and Justin said, ‘We make matching denim.’ And I said, ‘How do you do this? Who does this?’ “Gerstein remembered. “We took the Costume National suit Justin wore for them celebrity Album cover. We redone it in denim. At the same time, conversations with Levi’s were taking place and Britney was working with Kurt and Bart. We had some crossover contacts at Levi’s so it went from idea to idea in a matter of days. The rest is history. “
While they were two of the biggest pop stars in the world at that moment, Gerstein remembered the former couple as “just two kids who wanted to do something cool and were super cute and appropriate. It was like their prom. They had it.” an idea and we did what they wanted, not the other way around. “
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