Athletics gets luxurious as the runways’ most comfortable new trend. Activewear isn’t only for the active anymore. Brunch with the girls, yoga after work, or sipping a cappuccino at the local café while making eyes at the man-bunned barista are all perfectly acceptable places to wear Athleisure. The only thing you’re not required to do is sweat. Let’s take a closer look at what’s running laps on the runway.
1. ) Tight Fabrics
An active-wear classic, the tight fabrics of the runway are reminiscent of the spandex trend in the 80’s. A tight spandex jumpsuit paired with heels is the perfect way to strut around the city, and short leather pants and a flat brimmed hat help you sweat it out without ever going out.
Get the look with these flexible fabrics:
Water repellent and reflective, nylon is the perfect accessory to evening jogs and morning coffee runs. These intense nylon dresses are a great addition to any relaxing athlete’s wardrobe.
Nab these nylons:
3.) Sports Bras as Crop Tops
Why wear a shirt when you can just wear a sports bra? These brazen brassieres have been seen flashing their way down the runway, and now you can add some flare to your underwear simply by showing it.
Emboldened by these bras? Get your hands on these fabrics:
The classic windbreaker gets twisted in this season’s over-sized windbreakers. Even a hurricane can’t shake you up when you’re wearing these. Pair one with some leggings and and a pair of sporty stilettos, and you’re runway ready.
Ready for rain? Raid these fabrics:
5.) Over-sized Everything
The old school over-sized sweatshirt has come alive again in this years trends. Everything is more comfortable when it’s over-sized, and Athleisure is all about being comfortable. Whether you’re running from the rain or in a marathon (a netflix marathon), these over-sized sweats are a must have.
Overwhelmed? Shop the look: