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    33 Pieces Of Workout Clothing You'll Probably Want To Wear All The Time

    Sometimes getting dressed is even harder than the actual workout.

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    1. A pair of leggings made with moisture-wicking fabric and a no-slip waistband you'll wear for working out just as much as lounging around.

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    Promising review: "I've owned these leggings for six months and they have held up beautifully! They fit perfectly and are very comfortable and flattering. If you're shopping around for leggings, just buy these—they are worth it!" —CaliDaisy

    Get them from Nordstrom for $65 (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in black and grey).

    BuzzFeed Shopping writer Elena Garcia loves these leggings. You can read her whole review of Zella Live In High Waist leggings here.

    2. A tank top/bra combo you'll love if you have a larger bust, because it'll keep you supported whether you're doing yoga or running.


    Promising review: "OMG, this is the BEST workout top EVER! I'm really busty (38DD) and have always struggled to find sports bras that really hold the girls down but won't come undone (like the zip-up ones). It hugs you tight on top and is supportive enough that you feel secure, and is loose at the bottom, so it's not tight around your midsection. Size up if you're busty like me! I normally wear a L but decided to buy an XL due to others' advice and it fits perfectly. I'm going to buy more, I love it so much!" —Brittany

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 styles).

    3. A windbreaker perfect for when there's a little chill in the air but you don't want to completely overheat.


    Get it from Gap for $42 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in two styles).

    4. A pair of mesh shorts that are so basic, you literally can't go wrong with them.


    Promising review: "These are comfortable, breathable, and fantastic workout short! They're durable quality and have a nice comfort waistband." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $12.89 (available in sizes XS-2X and in 23 colors).

    5. A high-low tank you'll ~pink~ out to wear because it's bright and will add a bit of fun to your workout.


    Get it from Torrid for $34.50 (available in sizes M-6X).

    6. A ribbed sports bra great for low-impact workouts such as yoga or even just a good stretch because sometimes that's all you need.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $12.99 (available in sizes S-L and in five colors).

    7. A simple racerback top more than 2,300 people have given five-star reviews to — so you know you can't go wrong by stocking up on every color.


    Promising review: "I rely on reviews to decide on everything I buy so I thought I’d help a sister out! I just got these in the mail and tried them on and I’m so impressed! I’ve been eyeing these shirts for a while and finally decided to buy them, and I’m so glad I did. Based on the reviews, I was a little unsure about sizing, but I went with my normal small. In my opinion, they're very true to size (I'm 5-foot-1, 122 lbs). The material is soft and not constricting. They are a tad long, but I have a pretty short torso. I’d size up for a looser fit and down if you’re looking for a tight fit. Overall I’m happy, and I think $20 for three shirts is a steal!" —Shelby Jordan

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in XS-XXL and in 11 styles).

    8. A sports bra for bigger bust sizes that promises no bounce — and, based on more than 4,000 5-star reviews, delivers.


    Promising review: "I have been searching for a sports bra that works. This one does what it says. I am a 36D and I work out with a personal trainer. I do HIIT workouts, strength training, and running. With this bra there is very little bounce. It also is very breathable. It fits snug but I like that. It runs true to size. It even feels like it supports my back and shoulders. I am definitely buying more of these. I highly recommend this bra especially for women who are larger. Seriously the best support I have ever had in a sports bra." —Jennifer Pelton

    Get it from Amazon for $29.13 (available in 34C-50J and in seven styles).

    9. A petal hem short with a stretchy waistband, so you feel supported and not suffocated.

    Dick's Sporting Goods

    Promising review: "I'm obsessed! I already sent out a PSA to my friends recommending these. I have been looking for new workout shorts for months now! I have tried many popular brands, and they are either too tight on my thighs to fit on my waist or way too short. These are perfect! They're so flattering, which makes wearing shorts more comfortable. I just bought another pair!" —Mary

    Get them from Dick's Sporting Goods for $40 (available in sizes XS-XL and in four colors).

    10. A pair of bootcut yoga pants to widen your selection of workout bottoms.


    You can customize the inseam length to make sure they fit you just right!

    Promising review: "I tried these out with low expectations, but they really surprised me. There is almost no difference between these pants and other name-brand ones, other than they are half the price. I bought my normal size and they fit perfectly. I didn't measure the inseam, but I wear 35-36 inseam and they are perfect. I love them!" —Jean

    Get them from Amazon for $31.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL, inseams 27 inches –37 inches, and four colors).

    11. A simple moisture-wicking top that'll keep you cool as a cucumber even through the most intense workouts.


    Promising review: "I love these shirts! I've been looking for a good workout shirt that doesn't cling around the middle. Not only did this one fit the bill, it's about 2 inches longer than the Champion shirts that I bought for more money. They are incredibly comfortable to work out in but also just look like a regular non-athletic shirt. I don't have any problem wearing them out of the gym and feeling like I have normal street clothes on. And this is much more comfortable than normal street clothes!! I highly recommend!" —Mom-of-Two

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95 (available in sizes XS-4XL and in 15 colors).

    12. A long-sleeved shirt with breathable fabric and UPF 50+, perfect for any outdoor workouts.


    Reviewers say the shirt runs small and suggest ordering a size up.

    Promising review: "We just got back from a vacation in Utah where we hiked nonstop for a week. I have never worn a long-sleeved shirt to hike in when it is warm, but this one was fantastic. Even though I packed other shirts, I kept washing this shirt in the sink, hanging it up to let it air-dry, and wearing it the next day. Unfortunately, all my pictures look like I only have one outfit, so I intend to order a couple more in different colors. It's much better than having to use sunscreen all day long." —callie2

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95 (available in sizes XS-2X and in 11 colors).

    13. A pair of leggings that basically feel like butter when you put them on, which might seem like a weird feeling, but just imagine wearing something so soft and smooth. You may never want to take these off.


    Promising review: "This is my first pair of Align leggings, and they are by far my favorite. As a fitness professional, I live in athletic wear. These leggings fit like a dream, hug in all the right places, yet feel like I'm wearing nothing at all!" —livintheburg

    Get them from Lululemon for $88 (available in sizes 0-14 and in 11 styles).

    14. A front-zip jacket you'll give two ~thumbs~ up once you put it on to help you warm up or cool down from a workout.


    Promising review: "This zip-up is amazing! I never find jackets where the thumb holes actually feel comfortable or look natural, and this one definitely does! It’s super comfy and has such a flattering silhouette." — Kayb

    Get it from Target for $24.99 (originally $30; available in sizes 1X-4X and in teal, blue, and black).

    15. An affordable high-impact sports bra to keep your boobs in place no matter how big or small they are.


    Promising review: "I run half marathons and have DDD boobs and a small frame. I was getting crazy burn marks from other sports bras with underwire. This is amazing. For me, it fits around the ribs (I got the 32E) and the bra band stays in place, doesn't move, really holds my breasts down, and fits comfortably. Everyone that sees it thinks it's such a cute design and the back is cute too. I have one in pink and black. I just bought the one in blue tonight. You also can't beat this price. Highly recommend this sports bra! They're all I wear to workout (I do HIIT, yoga, boot camp type activities, and train/run half-marathons)." —jacquelyn Keeley

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes 32A–40E and in seven colors).

    16. Compressive high-rise leggings made out of 25 water bottles so you can feel good about what you're putting on your body.


    Promising review: "These are officially my favorite leggings! They fit perfectly, not see-through, and are eco-friendly. My sizing tends to be all over the place. I would say on average I'm a medium, but I got a small because I can't stand when leggings fall down during a workout. The small fits perfectly!" —Madeleine B.

    Get it from Girlfriend for $68 (available in sizes XXS-6XL, three lengths, and 12 colors).

    17. A running belt designed to be small yet big enough to hold your essentials so you can focus on running and not on whether you still have your keys.,

    Promising review: "Love this belt! It is super comfortable and sturdy. I bought the belt to hold my iPhone 8 Plus and keys while I run. The iPhone 8 Plus is a tight squeeze but fits even in its OtterBox case. I love the hook to snap my keys on so they stay in place and I don’t have to worry about them falling out. I did not even find the need to flip the belt as my phone and keys felt secure and I wanted easier access to my phone. It fits snugly on my hip and the belt did not bounce around on my run even with my heavy phone inside. All in all super happy with this purchase. Worth every penny!" —Elise V. Ryding

    Get it from Amazon for $22.39 (available in sizes XS–2XL and eight colors).

    18. A pair of shorts with a discreet zipper pocket so you can easily stash your phone during a run or walk and not have to hold it the whole time.


    Promising review: "I have owned a lot of athletic shorts over the years, but these are my favorite! I love the zipper pockets that keep my phone, my debit card, etc." —Mmarsha w.

    Get it from Hylete for $38 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    19. A three-pack of compression tops made with moisture-wicking fabric to keep you dry and comfortable during even the most intense workout.


    Promising review: "These are great shirts. I use them for jujitsu, and I don't have to worry that they will ride up when I'm rolling. I also wear them as an overshirt for CrossFit. They are lightweight and soft. They definitely run small. I usually wear a medium and got a large, they are still a bit tight. I have a 5-foot-6/155lb/athletic build." —Avid Shopper

    Get it from Amazon for $32.96 (available in sizes S–2XL and 14 styles).

    20. A pair of yoga shorts great for anyone on the shorter side who doesn't want short that go all the way down to their knees. This is a great in-between length.

    Free People

    Promising review: "As a shorter girl (5-foot-2), I find it can be difficult finding cute shorts that aren’t too long! These are the perfect fit! Not totally a biker short but fall in the perfect spot! They do not show my sweat and are comfortable and compressive. They stayed in place throughout my workout!" —alexamarrero

    Get them from Free People for $38 (available in sizes XS-L and in 13 styles).

    21. A pair of leggings with side pockets to fit your phone and keys, so you can conveniently keep valuables safe and sound.


    Promising review: "These are my new favorite workout pants! They are so comfortable, look and feel great and, have two side pockets. Those side pockets fit my iPhone comfortably and there is plenty room left. It’s so practical. I’m 5-foot-4, 170 lbs, and usually wear between M-L. I like how the large fits better. I think they run a little big and the fabric is also kind of stretchy. I could probably go with one smaller size and still be fine. I like it how it is, but it is something to consider. I'm definitely going to order more!" —Jessica Anne

    Get them from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in 36 styles).

    22. A prAna crop top that has a reversible design, so it's basically like you're getting two tops for the price of one.


    Promising review: "I love this top! I would wear it every day if I bought more. I've worn it rock climbing, practicing yoga, walking the dog, and around the house. I am usually a small and bought a small." —likeclimbing

    Get it from REI for $44.19 (originally $59; available in sizes XS-XL).

    23. A pair of high-waisted shorts you'll waist no time putting to good use during a new workout.,

    Promising review: "I love my shorts so much that I purchased a second and third pair. They are great for my summer walking group. This particular short has pockets for cell phone, keys, or money. I also wear them for spin/circuit-training classes. All the styles I bought have the tummy-control panel and fit high on the waist...PERFECT!!! I totally recommend trying these. I looked in stores all over my area, and couldn't find what I wanted, but I found them on Amazon." —jme

    Get them from Amazon for $22.98 (available in sizes XS-3X and in 42 colors).

    24. A front-close sports bra that'll be so much easier to put on and take off, especially if you're covered in sweat.


    The bra is machine-washable and 95% cotton/5% spandex.

    Promising review: "These are the best sport bras EVER! They actually give you enough support and don't give me uni-boob! Plus, they're so much easier to get on as opposed to regular sports bras that are basically a workout to put on over your head and unroll to fit. I can’t wait to buy more soon!" —Stacey D Belt

    Get it from Amazon for $9.80 (available in sizes 34-48 and in 14 styles).

    25. A simple tank that's really anything but ordinary. You'll start doing laundry more regularly just so you can wear it more often.


    Promising review: "This shirt is soft and light which is perfect for working out. I ordered a medium which is my usual size and it fit perfectly. I like that it's modest in the front and open in the back to show off the sports bra design." —Nate Larkin

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in 14 colors).

    26. A pair of high-waisted leggings designed with a breathable, lightweight compression that'll pass the "squat test."

    Old Navy

    Promising review: "If I could make these my skin, I would. They're so soft and so comfy. I might just live in them forever." —Sara

    Get them from Old Navy for $32+ (available in sizes 1X-4X and in olive and brown).

    27. A tank with intricate detailing to put you ~on the dot~ of workout style.


    Promising review: "I have worn the oxygen tank both with casual Athleta pants as well as leggings. It looks nicer than a workout tank but just as comfortable. I typically wear a small top but I don't like a skin-tight fit so the medium works great!" —Lolli

    Get it from Athleta for $59 (available in sizes XS-XL and in seven colors).

    28. A pair of high-waisted leggings I may already have in my cart because they're cute, come in so many colors, and one can never (never!) have too many pairs of leggings.


    Promising review: "These leggings are perfect. They’re not see-through at all, very stretchy without being straight spandex, and true to color. The seams are in comfortable places and the waistband is great. I buy a lot of leggings and this is now my go-to source." —Devon Borokoff

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and 38 colors).

    These are also our BuzzFeed Reviews pick for best inexpensive leggings!

    29. A striped hoodie made out of recycled cotton for an extra layer that'll take you that extra mile.


    Promising review: "This hoodie looks and feels amazing. The fabric is soft, and it doesn't feel uncomfortable to run in while looking fashionable." —JOHNCHARLES

    Get it from Adidas for $48 (originally $60; available in sizes 2XS-2XL and in orange, black, and white).

    30. Some compression socks designed to help promote blood circulation and oxygen flow, prevent cramping, swelling, and muscle recovery — and basically perform magic on your legs before, during, and after your workout.


    Plus, they're great for long flights as well as for people with chronic lymphedema.

    Promising review: "I love these socks. They have helped so much with fatigue in my legs during my runs and HIIT workouts. They aren’t too tight to where they leave indentions in my feet. Plus, the toe seam isn’t one that irritates you. Just make sure you are putting them on the right feet. The bottoms say L or R. They go right below my knee but can be pulled slightly over the knee if needed." —Kess_reviews

    Get them from Amazon for $15.97 (available in sizes S/M and L/XL and in eight colors).

    31. Cropped leggings you'll probably grab from the clean laundry pile as soon as you can so you can rock them again and again and again.


    Get them from Spanx for $68 (available in sizes XS-3X and in five styles).

    32. A tank top with a mesh panel to prove – once and for all – that you really are bringing ~sexy back~.


    Promising review: "This is a great workout shirt! I usually wear a small and ordered a small, and they fit great! I wore it for weight-lifting one night and cardio one morning, and it worked really well and is very comfy. I will be buying in more colors." —Nikkie A

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in 18 styles).

    33. And a pair of leggings so beautiful and different than anything you have in your closet you'll instantly smile and want to put them on when you see them.


    Get them from Terez for $84 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    How I feel about myself after I finish a workout:

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