Stand out at any gym with these uber-chic local labels.
Stylish activewear has become a wardrobe staple for many modern fitness junkies, but you can only go so far with sports bras and leggings from Nike and Adidas. To find something a little more unique, why not give these local brands a try? From sleek feminine cuts and strong silhouettes to bold prints, here are the six standout brands that will make you look effortlessly cool while breaking a sweat.
Pree Boutique Sportswear
Style: This label is all about minimally chic pieces with subtle edgy cut-outs and silhouettes that can easily be mixed with your wardrobe staples. The Sense Bra (B1,590) and Midori Leggings (B1,990) from the Monochromatic collection come with stylish criss-cross details, while the lace up Rib Joggers (B1,890) from the Weekender collection go for a low-key, athleisure look. Muted and neutral colors are this label’s signature.
Price range: B990-2,190
Available at 2/F, Emporium, 622 Sukhumvit Rd., 098-584-7576. Open daily 10am-10pm www.pree.co.th
Flexi Lexi Fitness
Style: Flexi Lexi Fitness’ collections of yoga and activewear will brighten your day and have you feeling confident on your morning workout. Offering comfortable and functional pieces from bralettes and sports bras to yoga pants, leggings and shorts, this brand is all about bold colors and super fun designs. Think ladybug-print crop tops (US$59), avocado-print leggings (US$89) and stretchy watermelon-print shorts that can be worn for various activities like running, yoga, pilates, tennis and water sports.
Price range: US$39-99
Available at www.flexilexi-fitness.com
Style: Jenim Sports’ fashionable activewear and loungewear pieces are tasteful and versatile enough for you to wear for any casual occasion, whether it’s to the gym, to brunch at a cafe, or for a quick shopping sesh at Siam. The White Crop Bra (B1,390) with sheer mesh halter neck paired with the mesh cut-out 3/4 Legging (B1,490) from the White Marble collection will make you standout at any yoga class, while other standout pieces like the Blue Lagoon Zip Bra (B1,390) and the long-sleeve Modal Tank Top (B1,090) will spice up your sports girl look.
Price range: B790-1,890
Available at www.jenimsports.com
Style: Girlsnation’s focus on clean lines and warm, neutral palettes like blush pink, coral, nude and taupe sets itself apart from the crowd. Our favorite pieces are the beige Troy Layered Bra (B1,490) paired with the high-waist, mesh panel cut-out Gigi Two-tone Capri leggings (B1,590)—feminine yet strong designs that will make you feel empowered and confident when you hit the gym.
Price range: B1,090-1,690
Available at 3/F, Ari Running Concept Store, CentralWorld, Rama 1 Rd. Open daily 10am-9pm www.girlsnationactive.com
Style: With edgy cut-outs and bold prints, this urban activewear brand is for the adventurous spirit. From the warrior princess-vibe Masai Masai collection with safari and cheetah-printed sports bras (from B1,390), to the geometric mesh cut-out leggings (from B1,690) from the collab collection with actress Anne Thongprasom, this brand’s got stylish sports bras, tank tops, T-shirts, leggings and shorts that will make you look and feel your best while working out.
Price range: B590-2,390
Available at 4/F, Zen Department Store, CentralWorld, Rama 1 Rd., 086-959-5656. Open daily 10am-9pm www.princesslingerie.co.th/TA-Active
Style: Apart from swimwear, this minimalist label founded by former Vickteerut designer Teerut Wongwatanasin also offers a range of classy activewear. The Terrazzo collection includes the pink terrazzo-printed halterneck bra (B1,490) and leggings (B1,490), while their latest Basic collection includes a mint green, long sleeve crop top (B1,890) and shorts (B1,690).
Price range: B590-3,890
Available at www.vactivewear.com