Plus Size Activewear
November 15, 2011
Sometimes you just want to wear a velour track suit, whether it's hanging around the house or dropping off the kids at school. The Grey Velour Rose Hoodie
has black roses printed on the back, unfinished hems, a hood, zipper up the front, and a drawstring at the hood. The matching pants
have the same rose print on the leg and a banded waist with a drawstring. The inseam is 32 inches.
August 17, 2011
With fall coming sooner than we like, we are starting to think about what we will wear to the gym once it is too cold to leave the house in shorts. We really think the Active Compression Pants
look perfect. They feature an elasticized waistband, an exterior back zippered pocket, and they are made out of a moisture-wicking fabric. They have great reviews too!
June 13, 2011
With the warmer weather, you might be exercising more outside right now. If you want a pair of shorts that work for a variety of outdoor activities, we like the Bermuda Active Shorts
. These shorts have a loose fit, wide drawstring waist, and are made out of French terry cloth. They are available in three colors as well: white, raspberry rose, and black.
May 23, 2011
Now that the weather is heating up, move your workout outside for a change of pace! Look cute while doing so with the Performance Active Capri
. They have tummy control panels, an interior waistband pocket for your key or phone, and it is available in sizes XL to 4X and in both black and antique pewter.
May 11, 2011
If you are looking for a cover up for the beach or pool this summer, check out the Pintuck Cover Up
. This hand-dipped tie dye top has pintuck details at the front and back, pearlized buttons, side slits, and long sleeves that roll up with tabs. Besides the Caribbean blues color, there is also tangerine melon
April 11, 2011
The Nectar Dress by Athleta
is a cute dress for all your more casual occasions this summer. It is a faux wrap with a V-neck, gathering at the side, and short cap sleeves. It is available in four colors too: bermuda blue, jazzy jam, mermaid green, and black.
March 21, 2011
The Printed Muscle Up Tank
is a great top for working out. It has a fun print, is semi-fitted, sleeveless, and has a high back to cover up your sports bra. It is made from a breathable, moisture wicking fabric, and it is available in three colors: gem blue peacock, falcon parchment, and cardinal daisy.
February 21, 2011
A friend of ours recently bought the Moraine Dress
and simply loves it. It is semi-fitted with shirring at the scoop neck, an empire waist, hidden front zipper pockets, a keyhole at the back, and cap sleeves. It is made from organic cotton, is 37 inches in length, and it is available in four different colors: luxe teal, rosebloom, indigo, and asphalt.
February 14, 2011
We love the Bodega Skirt
because you can just throw it on and go. Technically it is active wear, but you can run errands in it just as easily as anything else. There is a ruched and paneled waistband, hidden key pocket, A-line shape, and is available in ten colors, two of which are currently on sale.
January 13, 2011
One of our New Year's resolutions is to exercise more. If you have a similar goal, you might be looking for some new work out clothes. We like the Plus Yoga Crop Pant
. They are comfortable and will work great with a number of different exercise activities, and they are made from a stretchy cotton.
June 21, 2010
Technical fabrics are a must for staying cool and dry during workouts. The Nike Women's Plus Size Essential Short Sleeve Run Top delivers with Dri-FIT fabric and mesh vents where they're needed most. Available at Dick's Sporting Goods, online only, for $40 USD.
April 18, 2010
Get this casual, comfortable look by Seven7 in plus sizes at Lane Bryant. $69.50 for the hoodie, $59.50 for the pants. Right now, buy one, get one 50% off!
March 16, 2010
New plus size Champion workout tops are available now at jms.com. Why wear soggy cotton tees when you can stay cool and dry in this poly blend, breathable, shaped top? $21.99 USD in 5 colors, sizes 1X - 4X
March 11, 2010
Nobody looks good in those dorky spandex bike shorts, but they're a necessary evil if you do any amount of riding. Terry, a top name in women's cycling, has this brilliant product - the Terry Wrap Plus. Pull this sporty, sanded microfiber wrap skirt out of your bag or back pocket and walk around feeling comfortable and stylish! Available in sizes 1X-3X for $65.00 USD.