A new year comes with new resolutions: eating healthy, giving up a guilty pleasure, and for most of us, exercising more. While you may dreading getting yourself to the gym everyday, we figured there’s no better motivation than some chic workout clothes. To help you look fabulous while you break a sweat – or even just run errands – we’ve rounded up the best athleisure brands you’ll want to shop ASAP. And don’t just take it from us; they all currently have thousands of followers on Instagram!
Lou and Grey
As part of LOFT, Lou and Grey’s new athletic line offers sporty and timeless looks. Known for its extremely soft fabrics, the brand features every type of apparel from high intensity workout gear to cozy lounge wear. And with prices ranging from $40 to $70, the deals simply can’t be beat.
This UK-based brand incorporates cutting-edge technology into its apparel to support active lifestyles. Temperature-regulated sports bra, leggings, and waterproof coats can easily take you from yoga class to brunch.
Inspired by the strong and feminine women, Olympia Activewear focuses on clean lines and a neutral palette to build your everyday workout wardrobe. In addition to staple cotton and custom elastic options, the brand offers stunning silk lounge pieces you’ll never want to take off.
For this Australian brand, the bolder the pattern the better. Every body-sculpting piece proves the perfect marriage of fashion and function – something stars like Rose Whitley-Huntington, Bella Hadid, and Kim Kardashian can certainty attest to. Along with standard workout gear, the label also has a line of sexy swimwear that will leave you dreaming of the Great Barrier Reef.
Alala is a yogi’s go-to brand for quality materials and eye-catching details. Super stretchy fabrics will help you pull off that modified bridge pose, while fun cutouts add a bit of flair to your routine. What’s more, you can even customize your leggings with personalized colors, panels, mesh cutouts, and monograms for a look that’s truly your own.
Outdoor Voices understands that making the decision to workout regularly is only half the battle. In order to get you moving and grooving every day, the brand takes a lighthearted approach to activewear that’s more than easy to embrace. It’s suited for all body types and forms of activity, whether you’re an avid dog walker or mountain-climbing devotee!
With its “studio-to-street” mentality, Alo Yoga carries some of the most versatile yoga pieces around. From classic sport bras and leggings to retro-inspired leotards and leg warmers, the line carries everything you’ll need and more to live your best life.
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