14 Indie Athleisure Brands You'll Want to Wear to Every Workout

The pieces from these are the brands that are so so good.
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When you make a fitness a weekly priority, there are usually a few major brands you keep in your activewear rotation. While I love popular athleisure brands as much as the next gym goer, there are so many underrated brands that are producing athleisure looks that are stylish, functional, and flat-out really cool. Before you reach for your trusty high-impact bra or tried-and-true leggings, check out pieces from indie brands like Tully Lou and Marine Layer, that are blurring the lines between activewear and mainstream fashion in the best ways possible. Granted, a few of the items shown here are better for wearing to hang out of out of work. Warning: After picking up a piece from one of these innovative and under-the-radar brands you can feel the need to shout about it from the rooftop.

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Imbōdhi

If you're in the market for a spanking new bodysuit, you need to check out this brand before the word gets out . Created in California, Imbōdhi is a bodysuit-only brand that specializes in helping its customers get the most for their money-every bodysuit is completely reversible and ridiculously comfortable. These bodysuits are available in sizes SL.

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Tully Lou

This indie brand is the definition of athleisure, offering pieces that work for the gym and for a low-key house party at your best friend's apartment. Whether you're looking for a unique pair of leggings or a sporty mesh top that shows off your favorite sports bra, Tully Lou has pieces for the cool girl in all of us. These activewear pieces are available in sizes XS-L.

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Tracksmith

Even if you're not an avid runner, New England-bred Tracksmith is definitely a brand to keep in your closet for days when you're channel to crush it on the treadmill, or go on a light jog around the park. If you're ever in Boston, the brand's first permanent retail store, the Trackhouse, serves as a community hub for runners. Available in sizes XS-L.

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Girlfriend Collective

One of the things I love most about this brand is how timeless each of its pieces is, since its collection doesn't incorporate use of patterns or bright colors. The brand's ethos is to use sustainable products to produce each item, including post-consumer water bottles. Bonus: These items range from sizes XXS-3X.

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Koral

This indie brand has gotten a lot of attention over the last year, mainly because their items have an equal focus of fashion and function. Faux leather and mesh are among Koral's staple fabrics, which just add to the brand's dual functionality of working out werking werking it out. Available in sizes XS-L.

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Marine Layer

You can already recognize this brand from its Weekend Sport collection. Since this collection effortlessly gives off the best retro vibes, you may want to take these items off-save for the occasional laundry day. Bonus: Every item in the Weekend Sport collection is under $ 100 and available in sizes XS-XL.

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Nola by Addition Elle

Nola by Addition Elle offers traditional activewear with an edge, incorporating bold prints and sporty details into their streetwear-inspired pieces. Whether you're doing a HIIT routine or just hitting the mall to window shop, this line will leave you feeling confident in your athleisure look. Available in sizes L-4X.

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Olympia Activewear

This brand's modern and refined approach to activewear make it one to watch. Whether you're attending a yoga class or throwing a few punches during kickboxing, Olympia Activewear's gear will ensure you stay comfortable werking looking fresh. Available in sizes P-L.

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Lola Getts

Available in sizes 14-28, Lola Getts offers stylish and functional activewear pieces exclusively for plus-size women. Since the majority of the brand's items (which include leggings, tops, and jackets) are created in a neutral color palette, it's easy to mix and match without thinking twice about your overall look—you'll look great in everything.

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  • Lola Getts Baseball Tee with Mesh Sleeve, $ 61, lolagetts.com
  • Lola Getts Plus Size BabyDoll Top with Full Shelf Bra, $ 18 (originally $ 65), lolagetts.com
  • Lola Skinny Capri with Color Block Detailing, $ 77, lolagetts.com