Fitness clothing has recently become as fashionable as everyday wear. And it’s no longer just about the gym; we see luxurious pieces being created for women to flit comfortably from a yoga class to a lunch date. There are some exceptional brands that have risen to be a cut above the rest, curated with stylish athletic wear in mind.
- Outdoor Voices
Outdoor voices create comfortable, relaxed gym wear for the modern woman. The designs are simple yet sophisticated, providing the perfect balance between workout clothing and comfy school run attire.
Perhaps one of the best-known woman activewear brands, Lululemon is a yoga-inspired store with everything you need from uniquely designed leggings to supportive sports bras. They pride themselves on the fit and functionality of their athletic wear. All their pieces are designed to look just as pretty as they are comfortable, with focused attention on fashion trends.
- Les Girls Les Boys
Les Girls Les Boys design oversized boyfriend-fit activewear that can be worn in and out of the gym. Everything from their practical womens designer underwear to cropped sweat hoodies is made with comfortability in mind. Their twin sets are perfect for lounging around the house too.
- Vie Active
This brand was founded by a personal trainer and athlete, so you can be assured their clothes are durable and practical for women on the go. The designer’s idea was to create a line that is perfect for running errands as well as working out, eliminating the need to change outfits.
Co-founded by actress Kate Hudson, Fabletics is one of the leading brands for fashionable women’s sportswear. Their gorgeous, affordable and practical clothing has made them known globally. Not only do they have the standard store, but you can also become a member which includes discounts off regular pricing and free loyalty perks.
Varley was created in London, inspired by L.A.s active lifestyle. Their pieces are both unique in print and design, a definitive collection that will make you stand out from the crowd. They also have their own skincare line curated to save skin from the damaging effects of the environment.
Alala is the perfect brand for any yoga fanatic. They create stretchy pieces that are ideal for Pilates and yoga workouts. You can even create your very own customised workout tights; choose everything from the colours, panels and mesh inserts. If you’re feeling extra, you can monogram them too.
Model, philanthropist and mum Tatiana Korsakova decided to create an activewear line designed for busy working women. She bases her brand around three pillars: perform, rest and enhance. She offers chic, stylish workout gear as well as comfy clothing for after.
- No Ka’oi
No ka’oi is an Italian brand inspired by Hawaiian design. Think: bright, bold colours in unique patterns. This is definitely the type of clothing you could wear out and about; far too pretty just for the gym.
- Girlfriend Collective
The Girlfriend Collective were so confident in their leggings that they went viral in 2016 for offering customers a free pair. Their effortlessly chic activewear is complemented with their loungewear range designed with maximum cosiness in mind for after the gym.