Sweat It Out
In Superb Style
Boring workout clothes are for boring workouts. This holiday season, infuse some energy into your exercise routine this holiday season with some of our most fashion-forward fitness finds, or treat the exercise lover on your holiday list to one of these fashionable fitness gifts that will have the giftee looking as good as she feels!
Forget basic yoga pants and rock the eye-catching Nellie tight from Karma in a bold iris hue. The expertly designed pants draw your eye to the detailed waistband that features contrast and mesh paneling, not to mention the hidden waistband pocket for tucking away a key or cash. Next time you head to the studio, all eyes will be on you — guaranteed! (karma.com, $84)
Whether you're hitting the gym treadmill or the pavement, the lightweight Nike Free 5.0+ running shoes from SIX:02 are exactly what stylish gym gals have been waiting for. Available in cool color combos that pop for every mood and outfit, the shoe was designed with flexibility and comfort in mind and will stand out from the rest. (six02.com, $100)
Cold ears are a runner's nightmare, so keep them toasty when the temps drop with the Lucy Reverse the Cold Headband. This reversible headband, complete with reflective detailing, makes a perfect stocking stuffer for the girl who loves to exercise outdoors. (Lucy, $15)
While you don't go to the gym to turn heads, it's not a bad thing if you end up turning a few. That's exactly what will happen when you don the flattering Linda Top from Mika Yoga Wear. With adjustable straps that make it easy to find your best fit, the versatile top that comes in a variety of colors has just enough sexy to be functional all workout long. (mikayogawear.com, $45)
No matter what type of exercise you love, a sporty jacket like the Dashing Dots Jacket from Lucy is a must. With a cool space dye pattern, reflective trim to keep you safe and a cape vent in the back to keep you cool, this is a jacket you'll wear to the gym, the studio, out jogging and beyond. (Lucy, $118)
When your workout calls for a short-sleeve top, we say hit the gym in the Guyane Top from Lole for a polished look. Simple but still chic, the slimming panels flatter any figure and the back cutout adds unexpected interest. We're sure this moisture-wicking top will soon be on your wardrobe heavy rotation, so you might want to get one in every color! (lolewomen.com, $55)
Whoever said sports bras have to be covered up? Not us! The lululemon Free to Be Bra in four-way stretch comes in an array of colors and has a fashion-forward looped, criss-cross back that was designed to be seen. Wear it under a sheer top, low-back top or all on its own if you're feeling extra-confident! (lululemon, $42)
Trade in your tattered duffel and tote your gear around in the lululemon Sweat Once a Day Bag instead. Able to carry your laptop, sneakers, clothes and a whole lot more (up to 50 pounds) with ease, this polyurethane fabric bag with an interior pocketing system will keep your things organized while you get your sweat on. (lululemon, $128)
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