Consider this your A to Z workout gear shopping guide.
To say we're passionate about workout clothes here at Health would be an understatement. All year long, our editors are lucky enough to sweat it out during yoga, barre, HIIT, boxing, and outdoor runs in the latest-to-market gear. Since they've tried pretty much everything out there, we polled Health editorial staffers to find out which essential retailers they rely on to stock up on leggings, workout tops, sports bras, and more. Here, an A to Z list of the best places workout clothes for women.
You'll find tops, bottoms, and accessories for men and women at this trendy yoga retailer. They specialize in collections themed around feel and function, such as the and lines. Right now, we're loving the ; with four-way stretch and comfy velour fabric, you're guaranteed to be cozy during downward dog.
In addition to carrying popular brands like and , Amazon's exclusive is seriously good (we've previously raved about their Build-Your-Own Leggings). The entire collection is wallet-friendly, too; these are on-trend and only $29.
A huge selection of , , , and ? Check. Free shipping over $50? Check. The retailer also offers a number of exciting sales throughout the year, so keep your eyes peeled for promotion codes and site-wide discounts. You can't go wrong with the , which is perfect for both low- and high-impact workouts or as a layering piece for winter runs.
Bandier carries a slew of on-trend , including Adidas by Stella McCartney, Nike, and Onzie, as well as . The outerwear offerings are particularly awesome. See this in versatile dusty sage, a Bandier exclusive.
It's no secret that their are among the very best. But Brooks Running also has tons of great workout apparel for runners, such as this running top. It's made of breathable fabric to wick away moisture while you sweat, and (score!) has handy thumbholes.
If fashion-forward workout clothes are your aesthetic, check out Carbon38. Like Bandier, they carry a huge range of (Beyond Yoga, Free People Movement, and Alala, to name just a few). Their in-house label doesn't disappoint, either. We're loving the , which features a cheeky back cutout so you can show off your coolest sports bras.
It doesn't get more classic—or comfortable—than Champion. From to to , the retailer has everything you need to hit the gym, but their sweatshirts are truly iconic. You'll want to wear the to yoga class, on weekends, when traveling... pretty much all the time.
For , you get access to tons of seriously discounted outfits in the Fabletics shop (think up to 70% off the retail price). Also good? Most apparel goes up to size XXL, and the Kate Hudson–backed brand launches collabs with other A-listers, such as Demi Lovato and Kelly Rowland. This two-piece is from Rowland's collection, and it features flattering high-waist leggings with trendy mesh details.
Spotted someone in your pilates class wearing a to-die-for pair of shiny leggings? They were probably from Koral. The brand is known for their , which come in a range of fun liquid colors as well as basic black (pictured).
Lorna Jane is one of the most popular activewear brands in Australia, and the retailer has been growing their presence in the U.S. as well. Moms-to-be will appreciate that they carry a maternity line filled with classic basics like this .
The Vancouver-based retailer that helped launch the athleisure movement is of course famous for their (not to mention the distinctive label you see everyone in your spin class wearing). But the brand offers more than just leggings. With a cool space gray pattern and small silhouette, this is the perfect gym-to-work bag.
Consider your next hike covered. Merrell has , , , and more to get you outdoor adventure-ready. But we can't mention the brand without talking about their hiking shoes, and the shoe is a great choice. With breathable mesh lining, a cushioned heel, and the brand's M Select Dry technology to prevent moisture from getting inside, they're worth every penny for both serious and beginner hikers.
No surprise here: Whether it's their or , Nike remains one of the most coveted activewear brands. We're big fans of their hoodies and pullovers. The hoodie has the brand's Therma fabric to lock in heat, so it's perfect for winter runs.
Not just for high-fashion shopping, Nordstrom has tons of great workout clothes in their —including their in-house . The figure-flattering, moisture-wicking are one of the top-rated pairs on the site and available in several versatile colors.
Puma is an excellent place to stock up on sport-specific gear (check out their collections for , , and ). But we're loving their sneakers right now, many of which, like the , perfectly channel the chunky dad shoes trend.
No other activewear brand can count Gigi Hadid as a collaborator, and we're already counting down the days until her is fully available to shop in February. In the meantime, snap up a pair of runway-ready , which the model helped design.
The British brand's famous are a must-have. Also great? Their . The two-piece is functional enough to rock on the slopes or for a winter run, and stylish enough to keep on for the après.