The activewear trend may be a global phenomenon, but every city has its own distinct iteration. From the golden shores of LA, to the streets of New York and London, we’ve pulled together our favourite brands from these stylish cities.
Seamless simplicity with a touch of urban class is how we’d sum up the London look. Our top brands from the big smoke are designed to sweat hard in, with technical fabrics and flattering fits taking precedence.
London’s favourite activewear styles move, stretch and stay put like a second skin. Neutral tones are accented with colour blocks and panels, giving a retro aesthetic to these advanced styles.
Brands to watch: Lucas Hugh, LNDR, Monreal London, SALT
Golden tans and outdoor living calls for bright colours and luxury fabrics. Because whether you’re hiking in the hills or simply strolling through Santa Monica, this lycra won’t be coming off anytime soon.
Our LA hotshots pride themselves on clean lines, fresh colours and unrivalled comfort. As well as colourful, festival inspired prints look out for white lycra too, the ultimate Cali trend to be seen in this summer.
Brands to watch: Alo Yoga, Beyond Yoga, S’well, Teeki
Think sophisticated silhouettes with a dash of downtown grit, thanks to metallic pops and mesh details. From the latest studio workout to post-sweat drinks, our NY brands are fashionably fierce.
These are dream styles for the fashion-conscious girl who likes to workout hard. Because while these striking pieces promise to put the glam into sweat style, they will also perform under pressure thanks to their technical fabrics and considered fits.
Brands to watch: Alala, Michi, Terez