Times have changed, and what was once plain workout clothes is now chic athleisure wear that is seen on fashionistas. People of all ages are wearing their workoutwear all day now, whether it’s leggings with a longer coat and a scarf, or someone younger wearing a cropped T-shirt with a denim jacket and some high-heeled boots. There are many amazing ways to flaunt the amazing Athleisure trend for it is sporty chic and very modern. Here are some tips to work your gymwear into your daily routine emulate the trend.
When in doubt, stick to neutrals. It is a bit of a risk to put yourself out there and wear something very vibrant that makes a statement. You can start with a geometric print or stick to a neutral color pallette and then move into brighter colors as you get more comfortable with it.
In a color palette of nudes, taupes, heather grays, dark blues, and charcoals, and muted patterns, many athleisure signature pieces are designed to be seamlessly integrated into your wardrobe while looking very stylish.
Keep up with seasonal trends: Try to follow the latest trends when shopping for athleisure pieces, you want items that contain patterns and color-blocking cause they are modern and fresh. Recently, leggings have been deemed suitable pants, so you can throw on a chic high-waisted pair with a funky thigh-high top for a day out. Sneakers are very on-trend as well, so wear them with everything to emphasize the trend, and your best choices are those with lots of colors and sporty accents.
Invest in pieces that mix function and fashion: First and foremost, it’s got to be clothing made using performance fabrics so it’s not see-through when you bend forward, you can’t see cellulite through it, and you’re not going to get a muffin top. The key is that the workout apparel is made from performance fabric, so it’s quick drying, it’s odor resistant and moisture wicking.
Accessorize appropriately: It only takes one piece to take your athleisure look from gym to street. A pair of mirrored sunglasses, a structured leather jacket or a shirt tied around the waist - the key is that the piece has a sleek, sporty feel itself. Don’t add a vintage fringed jacket to yoga pants or cat-eye sunnies to your zip-up Nike jacket. Keep your sporty outfits from looking frumpy by going for fun pieces like a colorful backpack to bring life to your appearance.
You can even nail the trend with tracksuit teamed with a fancy handbag and a bold makeup.
Dress for the occasion: A white tank, sneakers and sweats can look amazing for a lunch date if you pick the appropriate piece. Be free to experiment with bright pieces, like blue lounge pants and style the look with classic white pieces to balance out all that color.
When you want to wear casual gear and look pulled together, bet on black. It creates a polished, streamlined silhouette even if you are just wearing leggings and a tee.