Complete The Look: Everyday Activewear Picks

Whether you’ve traded your work wardrobe for loungewear, given up on real pants all together, or are desperately trying to shed those extra quarantine pounds, activewear has probably become a staple in your daily attire (or taken it over completely.) Plus, considering all the new health and fitness resolutions of the new year, it’s safe to say we are all reaching for those yoga pants right about now. I live in activewear – love its comfortability and flexibilty – and sometimes, surprisingly, I’m even active while wearing it! So, I’ve rounded up a few of my favorite brands to help you complete your look, head to hamstrings…

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PONYBACK HATS

So many women are wearing hats right now, either as a quick hair fix or a stylish accent. Finally, there’s a hat that allows you to style your hair your way and fits super comfortably. The Ponyback Hats stretch fit combines the quality of a high-end fitted hat, with the functionality of a ponytail hat for all hair types from big luscious curly locks to fine tresses, and extensions. The large back opening accommodates any height from the top button to the bottom of the band. When the back opening is not in use, the discrete magnetic seam makes sure the back stays closed to look like a normal fitted hat, perfect when wearing your hair down.

FEATURES

  • Flexibility for your ponytail tail from high to low!
  • Comfortable stretch fit design with a structured front
  • Patent-pending magnetic back opening provides flexibility for your hairstyle
  • Works for all hair types (thick, thin, curly, straight)
  • Variety of sizes to fit you and your hair
  • The black sweatband hides make-up smudges and sweat stains
  • Strong (neodymium) magnets used to securely close the opening when not in use
  • Available in black, primrose, and white (matching girl’s styles offered for your mini-me)

ABOUT

Founded by mom entrepreneur, Stacey Keller, Ponyback Hats is committed to bringing a quality, fashionable, and functional hat to the market that will forever transform how women and girls feel about wearing baseball hats. It’s the ultimate ponytail hat that lets you style your hair your way for all head sizes and hair types.

Follow them on Instagram @ponybackstyle

THE CHESTEE

The Chestee is the only patented sports bra with built-in collarbone protection. This in-garment solution protects the chest during barbell workouts. These products are designed with premium textiles and innovative technology, enabling sportswear to be more versatile, comfortable and fashionable. Where fashion meets function, The Chestee is the Sports Bra 2.0. Available in vibrant prints and colors, and adorned with mesh panels, cut out designs, and satiny straps for a sexy-sporty look, The Chestee is as fashionable as it is functional.

FEATURES

  • High Impact Collarbone Protection (removable guard)
  • High Impact Bust Support
  • Removable cups
  • Various colors and designs
  • Also available: women’s tee shirts, tanks, and crop tops, and men’s training shorts and tee shirts

 ABOUT

Founder, creator, and heartbeat of The Chestee, is Nicole Biscuiti. As a former public relations executive in the retail fashion industry, Nicole uses her expertise to design, enhance, and elevate the product. Nicole has a passion for fitness, people and getting things done. As a fearless leader, Nicole places a premium on refining the product to fit the customer’s desires. As she continues to enrich the athleisure community, Nicole’s tenacity to shake the fashion and fitness industry has created an unparalleled movement. She created the first product of its kind: Sports Bra 2.0.

“Like any team, it is the collaborative effort of each individual which makes us strong. We’ve taken the best of our talents and pooled them into this small but mighty organization we like to call ‘Team Awesome’ – and every day we strive to bring you just that: an amazing interaction with our brand.” – The Chestee Team

Follow them on Instagram @thechestee

LUMINORA

Whether for fitness, travel, or just leisure, the new Luminora activewear collection offers the most innovative leggings you can find on the market. The Luminology technology is proven to nourish and protect the skin from the harmful effects of the sun, while retaining the fabric’s lightweight softness, breathability, and luxurious silky texture. The flattering cuts and stylish prints are just an added bonus to the brands unique and superior benefits.

FEATURES

  • SUN PROTECTION
    • Protects skin from harmful UVA/ UVB rays
  • ANTIMICROBIAL
    • Protects from germs and many other environmental hazards such as dust, smoke, and respiratory droplets
  • TEMPERATURE-REGULATING
    • Keeps you comfortable by regulating body heat and eliminating the need for multiple layers of clothing.
  • MOISTURE REPELLENT
    • Keeps you dry, odor-free, while staying fashion-forward.

ABOUT

Luminora merges science and style together to enable sun lovers to seek and embrace the outdoors and enjoy guilt free moments in the sun. Luminology technology is Dermatologist-tested and recommended by renowned skin cancer surgeon/co-founder Dr. Ali Hendi. The age defying proprietary fabric Luminology technology was created with luxury and practicality in mind. The yarn has been infused with a newly patented, all-natural plant-based oil, containing forsythia, used in medicine as a natural antibacterial agent. The fabrics have not been treated with chemicals to achieve UPF factor and the sun protection is permanent and will not wash out.

Follow them on Instagram @shopluminora

ITOUCH WEARABLES

The iTouch Wearables collection of smart watches is the perfect addition to any active lifestyle. By combining the most popular aspects of the iTouch Air models, with new and improved technology, the latest iTouch Air 3 will not disappoint. The iTouch Air 3 is committed to keeping you on top of your health by continuously monitoring your heart rate 24 hours a day, reminding you to hydrate, and suggesting breathing exercises when appropriate. The iTouch Air 3 is also committed to tracking your activity through its workout mode designed for running, elliptical training, cycling, and hiking – even just those at-home workouts. The curved screen technology, sleek design, and full touchscreen input make this watch transitional from day to night, dressed up or down. Even better, the array of available styles, colors, and hardware will match any and every activewear set you own!

FEATURES

  • Camera remote
  • Notifications
  • Multi-sports mode
  • Sleep monitor
  • Stopwatch
  • Music control
  • Weather
  • Workout mode
  • Full touch input
  • Heart rate
  • Power saving mode
  • Hygiene assistant
  • Breathing exercises
  • Calorie tracker
  • Messaging
  • Connected GPS
  • Hydration reminder

ABOUT

Since our launch, we have joined users in the iTouch Wearables family together in creating a movement focused on producing a healthier and more inspired state of being. We have been featured in the likes of Today, Essence, FabFitFun, and more, seen on influencers such as Christen Whitney, Dan Rockwell, Mike The Situation, and Stassi Baby, and followed by tens of thousands of people. Our company has been deemed “The Most Affordable Lifestyle Tech Brand” and continues to sweep the nation in top retailers, online marketplaces, and even cruise ships globally!

The iTouch Wearables collection is made for all aspects of life, whether you are at work, the gym, at home keeping busy, or in bed sleeping. Each product is designed for not only those who want to live with more organization and information at their fingertips, but also anyone who lives their day on-the-go and needs a built-in assistant.

Follow them on Instagram @itouchwearables 

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