By Alexandra Taylor
As we ring in a new year and begin contemplating our list of optimistic resolutions, we opt for a fresh start and a healthier self. Embrace the old adage, “New Year, New You” by sticking to your targeted exercise regiment while reinventing your workout style. Stay fashionably fit in 2013 with these workout-ready looks.
Gaiam, a fitness retailer dedicated to healthy living, offers a wide range of stylish and comfortable yoga and workout gear that is fashionable and eco-friendly. The natural and organic cotton performance wear is the perfect solution to staying fit and looking oh-so chic. From power-stretch capris and figure flattering yoga pants to sumptuous eco-knit wraps and cardigans, Gaiam has an array of feminine and comfortable pieces that complement your exercise needs.
For the ultimate in activewear that bridges the gap between workout and real-life, look no further than Adidas. With targeted collections for training, yoga, running, winter sports and daily lifestyle activities, the sportswear powerhouse has redefined fashionable activewear. From fashion-savvy collaborative ventures with design icons like Stella McCartney and Jeremy Scott to hi-tech apparel for all your sporting needs, Adidas is a must-shop for spot-on workout-ready looks. The winter 2012 and spring 2013 collections offer versatile performance gear in hi-tech fabrications. Stay warm while braving the elements in style with Adidas CLIMAWARM products that offer thermal-insulation. Also check out the newest collection of Powerluxe apparel, designed with a playful and feminine fit and a comfortable active construction.
LIJA, a Vancouver based activewear company designs feminine and modern Golf, Tennis, Running and Studio apparel that allows women to express their own personal aesthetics in their active lifestyles. Merging runway style with sportswear apparel, LIJA combines of-the-moment prints, colors and cuts with classic activewear silhouettes. Infusing fashion with function, the label offers innovative designs with fine fabrics and intricate construction details. Each collection allows women to look and play beautifully. The 2013 line features vibrant hues and unique design details, including intricate draping and feminine seaming to flatter the figure whilst remaining comfortable and functional.