Worth the Sweat
While Thanksgiving meals are now a thing of the past, as the New Year comes around, it’s time to get in full gear with the activewear department. Gym clothes and fun sneakers can easily be made justifiable if you sweat in them enough, so that should help with wish lists and acquiring. And with the upsurge of active wear brands springing up left and right,
it’s the perfect time to switch up the gear and add some mesh, bright colors, and prints in the picture. Standard solid black leggings are definitely a thing of the past. Welcome to this new wave of active-everything, where brands like Sweaty Betty, Michi, 9 2 5 Fit, and more and joining the ranks.
In terms of all things ballet beautiful, there’s another set of belongings to accrue. Think leg warmers and the like. If you’ve never explored a barre class, it’s absolutely worth it too! (Really helps do some lifting and toning in time for a summer bod.)
And speaking of workouts and toning, if you’re traveling anywhere tropical for the holiday season, this swimwear inspiration should do the trick. From full piece to cutouts and everything in between, let this be your sunshine blueprint. Don’t forget to throw some swim caps in the mix, got to protect the locks so they stay healthy and smooth, and…don’t turn green.
All in all, the holiday season is upon us which is always exciting. It also means endless dinner parties and seasonal gatherings (AKA lots of food) so…workout gear and bikinis, here we come!
Shop the look
white jacket: Nike; black mesh: Michi; leggings: Sweaty Betty; floral bra: The Upside; black bra: Maya; cropped rashguard: Sweaty Betty (similar); sneakers: Nike
ballet: leggings: Adidas by Stella McCartney; wrap top: New Look; cutout leotard: Capezio; black leotard: Ballet Beautiful; ballet flats: Porselli; white sports bra: T by Alexander Wang
swimwear: striped bikini: Zimmerman; solid black: Moschino (similar); printed bandeau: Onia (similar); crochet halter: Lenny Niemeyer; two-tone wrap: Lisa Marie Fernandez (similar)