Fashion and function don’t always agree, but when it comes to your gym gear, it’s important that the two find a way to work together. With that in mind, we hunted down a selection of the coolest clothing and accessories for your workout, including everything from colorful running shoes to a sleek pair of yoga leggings. Before you hit the treadmill, the track, or the latest Tracy Anderson video, click through our slideshow to shop these exercise essentials.
This slim-fitting hoodie lends polish to your gym outfit.
J.Crew Fleece Zip Hoodie ($78) in Grey
The flattering racer-back tank comes with built-in bra.
C9 by Champion Cardio Tank ($17)
Keep your ‘do neat with a chic headband.
VSX Sport Mesh Headbands ($15 each)
Neon trim brightens up these breathable running shorts.
Everlast Athletic Shorts ($24) in Vibrant Yellow Animal Print Mesh
This sporty pack is the ultimate convenient carrier.
Adidas by Stella McCartney Fanny Pack ($60)
Your go-to layering piece in a versatile hue.
Uniqlo Premium Cotton Washed Tank Top ($10) in Off White
Update your plain white socks for a fun sporty pair.
Vans Crash Canoodle 3 Pair Pack of Socks ($14)
These stylish sweats have a slouchy, laid-back shape.
Soul Cycle Scrunch Bottom Pant With Wheel Heart ($70)
With waterproof neoprene inserts, this backpack’s ideal for stowing a wet swimsuit.
Roxy Momentum Backpack ($98)
These cool running and training shoes are lightweight yet durable.
Puma BioWeb Elite Sneaker ($100) in Clematis Blue-White-Fluo Peach
This all-weather hoodie, which repels rain or snow, is the perfect post-workout cover-up.
GapFit Elements Fitted Hoodie ($55)
This relaxed top takes you from the gym to an errand run.
Solow Mesh Back Rolled Sleeve Top ($70) in Blossom
Smooth as silk--and incredibly comfortable.
Nux Focus Capri ($45)
Lends shape, support, and a shot of color during your high-intensity workouts.
Calvin Klein Performance Racerback Sports Bra ($25) in Hot Magenta
This futuristic-looking band tracks all the calories you burn throughout the day.
Nike+ Fuelband ($149) in White
The asymmetrical laces on these kicks reduce pressure on the top ridge of the foot.
Nike Free 5.0+ Running Shoes ($100) in Sport Turquoise
This sleek, eco-conscious bottle easily attaches to your belt or backpack.
New Balance 700mL Steel Water Bottle ($20)
A preppy, sophisticated take on the duffel bag.
Jack Wills Ledbrook Gym Bag ($70) in Plum
Comes with a rear zip pocket for stashing your essentials.
Athleta Energy Tank ($69) in Blue Skies
A classic, no-frills sports bra for any fitness enthusiast.
Equinox Back Keyhole Sports Bra ($42, 310.289.1900)