18 chic summer workout looks

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Summer is here, and it’s time to kick those workouts into high gear — in style. If you’re feeling unmotivated, my biggest piece of advice (from personal experience) is if you look good, you feel good. It’s time to take off those grungy sweats and put on activewear that makes you feel like your most confident self. 

From matching sets to chic tennis dresses, keep reading for 18 summer activewear looks that make working out fun.

Year of Ours Pink & Purple Ribbed Set

We are crushing over this purple and pink ribbed set from Year of Ours. With a cutout bra and high-waisted leggings, pair it with purple sneakers for an on-trend athleisure look.

Year of Ours Malibu Legging, $114

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Year of Ours Ribbed Cut Out Bra, $75

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adidas Swift Run 22 Athletic Shoe, $49.98 (Orig. $89.99)

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Lacoste Skirt Set

Available exclusively at Bandier, Lacoste’s strappy sports bra and skater skirt are a tennis player’s dream. Wear them on the court or off for a chic and sporty look.

Lacoste Recycled Poly Strappy Sports Bra, $90

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Lacoste Built-In Shorts Skater Skirt, $95

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APL: TechLoom Pro Sneakers, $160

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P.E Nation Rock Print Set

Embrace your inner cool girl in these lightweight rock-printed shorts, which are double-lined for an intense HIIT workout.

P. E Nation Direction Sports Bra, $99

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P.E Nation Alignment Shorts, $120

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adidas Ultraboost 5.0 Running Shoes, $189.99

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Pangaia Jade Green Activewear Set

If you’re a fan of Pangaia’s 365 hoodie and track pants set, then its activewear line is a must. High-waisted for comfort and durability, these pair well with a matching tank bra and white Hoka’s.

Pangaia Activewear Leggings 2.0, $95

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Pangaia Activewear Sports Tank Bra 2.0, $65

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Hoka Bondi SR, $174.95

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Sincerely Jules for Bandier Hibiscus Biker Short and Bra Set

Meet the Rye Bra & Bryn Biker set, inspired by a sun-kissed California summer. In collaboration with Bandier, the Sincerely Jules collection is a wanderlust’s dream.

Sincerely Jules for Bandier the Rue Bra & Bryn Biker Kit, $116 (Orig. $136)

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Veja Venturi, $180

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Alo Yoga Tile Blue Set

Embracing the flare pant craze, this strappy set is on-trend in comfortable paired with Nike high-top sneakers.

Alo Yoga Airbrush Cinch Bra, $62

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Alo Yoga Airbrush High-Waist Cinch Flare Legging, $114

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Nike Dunk Hi Rebel Leather High-Top Sneakers, $120

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Sweaty Betty Aubergine Dress

Style this Sweaty Betty workout dress from pilates to brunch and look good doing it. Pair it with Brandblack low-top sneakers, and you’re good to go.

Sweaty Betty Power Workout Dress, $118

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Brandblack Saga Saga 130 Low-Top Sneakers, $245

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Live the Process Carnelian Flame Playsuit

This girl is on fire — but literally. Live the Process’ corset playsuit is made to be lived in, from hot girl walks to hot yoga and everything in between.

Live the Process Corset Playsuit, $158

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APL Women’s Streamline, $320

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Gauge 81 Electric Blue Bodysuit

A graphic pattern elevates this classic sleeveless bodysuit. Pair it with your favorite blue Allbirds sneakers for a monochromatic activewear look.

Gauge81 Bolton Biker-Length Bodysuit, $93 (Orig. $310)

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Allbirds Tree Dasher 2, $135

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Carbon38 Color-Blocked Set

You can’t go wrong with a classy and timeless black-and-white ensemble. Pair this Carbon38 matching color-blocked bra with a tennis skirt and coordinating New Balance sneakers

Carbon38 Color Blocked Bra, $88

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Carbon38 Tennis Skirt, $128

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New Balance 574 Classic Sneakers, $90

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Elite Eleven Pastel Set

Lilac is a color we’re seeing everywhere this season, from sundresses and swimsuits to denim and activewear. Pair Elite Eleven’s scrunch shorts and square neck bra with Nike Air Max shoes.

Elite Eleven Touch Scrunch Shorts, $28 (Orig. $40)

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Elite Eleven Square Neck Bra, $27 (Orig. $35)

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Nike Air Max Furyosa Casual Shoes, $160

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Port de Bras Bubble Set

Port de Bras has taken activewear and made it feminine and romantic. Pink and white come together in this set to create a cloudlike appearance. It only makes sense to pair with Cloudaway sneakers.

Port de Bras Bubble Top, $195

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Port de Bras Bubble Legging, $215

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On Cloudaway, $140

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en avant Active Set

Checkerboard print has made its way into every fashionista’s closet. Style it with a coordinating jacket on chilly morning runs.

en avant Juno Seamless Bra Top, $78

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en avant Juno Seamless Biker Short, $75

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en avant Brisa Lightweight Jacket, $155

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New Balance x Staud Set

Add some color to your wardrobe with a color-blocked set by NB x Staud. Complete the look with sneakers from the collection.

New Balance x Staud Colorblock Track Short, $49 (Orig. $70)

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New Balance x Staud NBSLEEK Crop Top, $70

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New Balance x Staud 5740 Unisex Sneaker, $90 (Orig. $150)

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Beyond Yoga Sweat Set

Sometimes we just want to be comfortable. Beyond Yoga’s boyfriend tee and shorts are just baggy enough for that oversized athleisure look.

Beyond Yoga Sweat Set Boyfriend Tee, $68

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Beyond Yoga Sweat Set Boyfriend Shorts, $68

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Veja Condor 2 Sneakers, $175

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Eleven by Venus Williams Dress

There’s something about gingham that makes me think of summer. Pair this skater rib dress with Velcro sneakers for a one-and-done, easy-to-wear workout look.

Eleven by Venus Williams Skater Rib Dress, $88

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Faguo Hazel Baskets Velcro Sneakers, $130

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Alo Yoga Red Hot Set

Make a statement in all red set by Alo Yoga. Pair it with matching socks and a scrunchie for a complete sportswear look.

Alo Yoga Stride Short, $68

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Alo Yoga Devotion Crew Neck Pullover, $84

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Alo Yoga Unisex Half-Crew Throwback Sock, $14

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LoveShackFancy x Beach Riot Set

We’re picturing morning yoga on the beach in this blue set by LoveShackFancy x Beach Riot.

LoveShackFancy x Beach Riot Riley Legging, $59 (Orig. $148)

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LoveShackFancy x Beach Riot Layla Top, $47 (Orig. $118)

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LoveShackFancy Rowboat Victorian Scrunchies, $45

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