Made to move
The evolution of activewear is a style phenomenon which may well come to define the ’10s. And as we head into the ’20s, the time when gym clothes were just for the gym is in the distant past, and lycra-clad brunches have become somewhat cliché (guilty as charged).
Feel natural in neutrals. Marlow Circuit Bike Short in Rosewood and Aura Shoulder Pad Knit Tank in Blush
However, the comfort and performance elements of athleisure endures in fashion across the board: From sneakers-with-everything aesthetics, to the resurgence of Princess Diana-inspired bike shorts and baggy jumper streetwear looks.
This rise and rise of all things activewear also means that when it comes to the actual acts for which the clothing was intended, we’re spoilt for choice.
Make the most of the last days of summer by heading outdoors in fun, colourful and comfortable styles sure to motivate you to move.
Here are Metropol’s picks of the best activewear to be, er, active, in.