If you want to be comfy but still look stylish, we’ve got you covered! The latest ‘athleisure’ trend is taking traditional work-out clothes out of the gym and making them a part of people’s everyday wardrobes. We show you how to get those sporty vibes with our selection of up-to-date activewear.
TEXT: INGRID OPSTAD
Left to right: T-shirt from Wolf Clothing Brand | Joggers from the Kooples
Stand out from the pack with this cool tee by Wolf Clothing Brand. This Belgian brand for the modern-day gentleman creates premium streetwear, and this T-shirt has a simple message: GO HARD OR GO HOME.
Wolf Clothing Brand, ‘Street Go Hard’ T-shirt, €39.95
A touch of retro
With their cropped shape, these green joggers embody this season’s trendy, sporty streetwear style with a touch of retro. You can wear these fitted joggers with a sleeveless blouse and a pair of sandals for a casual-chic outfit, or team up with trainers and a hoodie to emphasise the athletic look.
Kooples, contrasting band viscose joggers, €178
Left to right: Bag from the Kooples | Trainer from Wood Wood
Bag it up
This fabric gym bag is not only the perfect accessory for training and sports activities, but for your everyday styles as well. Try using this bag with a casual urban outfit, and you will look trendy and chic. Available in red or black.
Kooples, gym bag ‘KOOPLES X SPORT’, €118
Inspired by an outdoor theme, the unisex Jamie trainer is constructed in a lightweight and breathable mesh upper. With nods to hiking, the trainer sits atop a rugged Vibram sole unit ensuring that great cushioning goes hand-in-hand with style. Available in orange, khaki or black.
Wood Wood, ‘Jamie’ shoe, €240
Left to right: Outfit from Wood Wood | Outfit from Bellerose
Good to go
Aimé Leon Dore celebrates colour in all of their collections, and this sporty teal and navy-coloured nylon quarter-zip pullover is perfect for anyone who wants to embrace the athleisure trend and get noticed. Pair with a pair of track pants and you are good to go.
Aimé Leon Dore, nylon quarter zip pullover, €360
Aimé Leon Dore, track pants, €230
This windbreaker jacket from Belgium’s Bellerose gives us an athletic feeling with a nod to the ‘80s. We love it worn together with a simple white oversized shirt and denim trousers for a modern and smart, yet relaxed, approach.
Bellerose, ‘Horizon’ jacket, €159
Bellerose, ‘Poker’ jeans, €139
Bellerose, ‘Gastoo’ shirt, €99