11 Splurge-Worthy Gym Buys for Fit Fashionistas
'Tis the season to treat yourselfâ€¦not only to a calorie-crushing workout, but to some great new gym gear. Why? Because you deserve it. Granted these picks are priceyâ€”but, hey, sometimes you just want to feel extra fancy while you trudge away on that treadmill or pulse your way to a bootylicious backside.
Here, a few fashion-forward items weâ€™re totally swooning over.
Consider upgrading your basic yoga tee for this sexy VPL Convexity Breaker Tank ($195; vplnyc.com)â€” the adjustable straps provide a more customized fit while giving your girls a nice little lift.
The T by Alexander Wang Studded Logo Sports Bra ($145; nordstrom.com) provides full coverage during all of your favorite low-impact activities (think barre, Pilates, and yoga).
Battle the breeze with ease in the stylish polyester Adidas by Stella McCartney Essentials Starter Kit Windbreaker ($300; adidas.com). And donâ€™t forget to pack a snack, like an energy bar in the front zip pocket in case you get hungry mid-workout.
Whether youâ€™re headed to kickboxing or frolicking in the snow, the tech fleece faux-shearling lined Y-3 Faux Fur Track Hoodie ($245; barneys.com) is just the sheath you need to chase away chilly temps.
These funky printed Lucas Hugh Vitascope Print Leggings ($440; shopbop.com), which have inner thigh mesh panels for added breathability, are sure to turn heads whether youâ€™re running errands or striking a yoga pose.
Master of disguise
A moldable footbed ensures each step in the Valentino Rockrunner Camouflage kicks ($875; valentino.com) is super comfy. Plus the studded back adds a bit of an '80s punk vibe.
Consider the Physhion Vixen ($300; physhion.com) the perfect LBGB (little black gym bag). Not only is it swanky looking, but it has multiple pockets to help keep you organized (including one for shoes), a removable pouch for storing wet clothes, and even its own gym lock.
Wiping sweat off your brow just got a little more chic thanks to Shourouk's Wimblee Swarovski crystal-embellished stretch-terry wristband ($74, sale; net-a-porter.com).
This super luxe Louis Vuitton Karl Lagerfeld Punching Trunk ($161,000; celebrating.monogram.lv) is not just the perfect traveling closet, but it is a storage container for all of your upscale workout tools. Inside youâ€™ll find a boxing bag, gloves, and a yoga matâ€”all with LV's signature print.
Your friends are sure to get a kick out of this colorful Paul Smith Signature Stripe Football ($410; paulsmith.co.uk). Plus itâ€™s perfect for a pickup game in the park.