Trending workout clothes brands to wear this summer

Let’s be honest: working out is a lot more fun when your outfit brings as much energy as you do. Summer is the perfect time to move in style, whether it’s in the gym, studio, pool, trail or outdoors. Workout clothes are featured in some of the season’s most popular trends; expect to see quite a few matching sets, biker shorts and tennis skirts. Here are our picks for the hottest workout wear brands to wear this summer.


Oiselle aims to empower female athletes and teams of all ages and abilities. They are committed to providing the support and confidence women need to excel on the track, field and mat. Oiselle takes special care in considering women of all shapes and sizes equally (especially in their collection of sports bras), so you’re sure to find your perfect fit and style. And, while you’re at it, check out the good work this brand is doing with its Bras For Girls charity giving program.

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Hello Yoga

According to Alo, yoga is not just a practice; it’s a lifestyle. Alo Yoga’s mission is “to inspire conscious movement from the studio to the street.” That’s why they’re dedicated to designing yoga and workout apparel that transitions seamlessly and stylishly from the mat to anywhere your day takes you. Check out Alo’s take on the classic tennis skirt, one of the hottest clothing trends this summer.

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The Peloton brand is defined by its motivational mission. And what’s more motivating than a workout cut that looks and feels great? We’re loving Peloton’s latest collection of monochrome sets for summer. Try one and tune into your favorite Peloton workout for an extra boost.

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sweaty betty

Say goodbye to your boring workout clothes and say hello to Sweaty Betty. With your selection of unique styles, patterns and vibrant colors, Sweaty Betty can take care of all your workout wardrobe essentials. Check out Betty’s kits (Fit, Running, Yoga or Sweats) to save on a complete look.

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Giesswein takes a creative approach to exercise shoes, using unexpected materials and sustainable methods to create quality products. Have you ever owned a pair of wood fiber running shoes? The eucalyptus fibers used to make Giesswein’s wooden sneakers can retain and wick away more than 50% more moisture than cotton and prevent odor-causing bacteria from taking hold. These insteps will mold to your foot “like a glove”, are machine washable and come complete with advanced grip soles and anti-blister heels. Choose your favorite from seven stylish colors and take the Wood Sneakers for a spin this summer.

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Beyond Yoga

According to the media monitoring service Critical mention, mentions of “yoga pants” in the media tend to increase this month. Beyond Yoga specializes in athleisure, the apparel industry’s wellness champion. With buttery soft fabrics, inclusive sizing, and a huge selection of colors, styles, and patterns, Beyond Yoga ensures both comfort and style, whether your plans are active or casual. If you’re falling for the biker shorts trend this season, you won’t want to miss out on their selection!

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Muscle tees, tie-dye tees and USA logo hoodies are all among the latest from Champion. The iconic brand has also rolled out new collaborations, such as with Brooklyn-based street artist Ricardo Gonzalez. Whether inside or outside the gym, Champion offers a variety of comfortable cotton apparel.

Kosha Cup

Workout sets are all the rage this season, and Kosha Fit has heard the call. Their collection of matching sets features unique colors, styles and fabrics suitable for all your favorite types of workouts. Whether you’re into heavy lifting, HIIT workouts, vinyasa yoga, or running, Kosha has you covered. Mix and match pieces and styles to make sure your ensemble is as you as can be.

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girlfriend collective

Girlfriend Collective is the perfect brand for the active girl who prioritizes sustainability. All of their products are fair trade certified and all fabrics are made from recycled materials. Their workout selections are kept chic and simple, using gorgeous earth tones and prioritizing full size inclusion. What’s better than a guilt-free workout that looks great and is designed to go the distance with you?

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Additional fashion reporting by Grace McCarty.

Michael O. Stutler