Whether you’re a competitive fitness professional or a beginner looking to get your hands on stunning gym gear, the #BoostBabe family at Boost Gymwear is the place to go. There’s a wide selection of colours to choose from and the best part is that you can customise your gear. If you need specialised alterations (lengthening, shortening, top adjustments), they’ll gladly assist to ensure the perfect fit. Boost Gymwear is popular among well-known athletes and in gyms. Take your pick from their selection of crop tops, racer-back vests, shorts, tights, accessories and even dancewear. You can order online and it’ll be couriered right to your door.
Looking for some of the best in locally-made athleisure wear to add to your fitness wardrobe? Then be sure to take a look at Kheper! Located in Cape Town, this brand offers a wide range of colourful, top-quality fitness wear that’s perfect for confident and independent women who dare to be different. Their range includes tights and leggings (squat-proof); workout shorts; seamless athleisure sets; low, medium and high impact sports bras; tshirts; and even slounge wear that are super comfy for those rest/recovery days. They also offer workout equipment! Think yoga mats, socks, blocks and straps; foam rollers; cable skipping ropes; core slider discs; and fitness bands.
Hoko Active Wear
Looking for beautiful yoga and gym leggings that’ll leave you feeling inspired and motivated to get moving? Hoko Active Wear has just the thing. Their leggings are so stunning, you’ll feel spoilt for choice. Click here and take a look at their range that offers a selection of interesting and vibrant patterns while also fitting to all body types, build and sizes. Take your pick from regular fit and high waisted fits to shorts and curvy variants.
Catering to both men and women, Custom Apparel offers a range of exercise apparel that’ll have you looking great and feeling confidence as you do your workouts at home or at the gym. Visit their website and scroll through their collection of shorts, vests, compression tights, tshirts and crop tops, sports bras, tights and leggings, and much more. Also, shoppers can enjoy FREE delivery on all orders over R500, in South Africa.
One thing that we need to take into consideration when picking the perfect gym apparel is that it doesn’t compromise on our performance while we work out. With this in mind, Monsta Gymwear creates high-quality gym gear collections that are on-trend, practical and functional, all proudly made in South Africa. They offer fitness and bodybuilding enthusiasts (guys or girls) a wide range of signature T-shirts, vests, caps, hoodies and accessories to choose from. You can either find a stockist in the city (TTT Nutrition stores) or shop online.
Ladies, you have a fitness spirit animal in Spiritgirl. The girls behind this label have a passion for nature, design and an active lifestyle. The brand is particularly yoga-conscious, so if you’re looking for the very best in comfortable yoga pants, be sure to check them out. Patterns and designs are reminiscent of nature and when you wear their products, you will be playing a part in conservation. Plastic bottles that are environmentally harmful are recycled and remade into PET, which, in turn, is woven into your pants! We think this is something worth supporting.
A brand that is in pursuit of constant innovation, Under Armour caters for the serious athlete and fitness fanatic. With their devotion to fitness gear, you can be assured of excellent quality, no matter your activity requirements. Under Armour values optimal performance and offers shoes, vests, sports bras, T-shirts, hoodies and much more. They also design shoes and gear for specific needs and activities. Whether hiking, running, volleyball or training, Under Armour has you, well, armed.
We really don’t see why you have to limit your boutique shopping to sophisticated occasions. Why not exercise in the very best style? Colourbox has some irresistible international and local brands, including Maaji and Aldo Martins. Colourbox prides themselves on sourcing the most beautiful, unique and vibrant clothing. When you walk into one of their stores, you will leave feeling and looking gorgeous. So, why not feel fabulous while you work out at the gym? There is something in their stores to suit every style and personality. Maaji, the Colombian brand that specialises in exquisite swimwear, also makes magnificent activewear of the highest quality.
MovePretty understands that women want to feel beautiful and confident while living a healthy, fit lifestyle, which is why they have come up with a brand that you’ll absolutely love. Double Olympic South African triathlete, Mari Rabie, and fashion designer, Annelize Kotze, joined forces to bring this unique brand to life, ensuring you have gym gear that offers everything you need to feel comfortable and stylish. They pay close attention to detail, ensuring only the best quality garments that include pocket details, lovely rose-gold foil print, pretty stitching, beautiful packaging and a personalised experience. Our favourite? The Beleave Bomber!