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    25 Athleisure Pieces For Anyone Who Sweats The Second They Step Outside

    Because it's just way too hot for sweatpants right now.

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

    1. A pair of knee-length leggings for anyone who still isn't quite ready to give up their go-to winter staple. These are just as comfortable and provide a little extra breathing room thanks to the shorter design.

    Reviewer wearing black knee-length leggings

    Promising review: "Living in Florida, I look for comfortable hot weather clothes. The fact that they are a cotton-based spandex makes them more breathable than others. They wash and dry well without shrinkage, and are fine for casual wear, around the house or running to the supermarket. A couple of pairs of these are summertime basics for me." —Beach Lover

    Get it from Amazon for $16.15+ (available in sizes S-5XL and 28 colors).

    2. A cropped tank top-style sports bra that has rave reviews for providing support without skimping on comfort. It features removable cups for a more customized feel and the sweat-wicking material makes it perfect for intense workouts.,

    Promising review: "Super amazed at how much I love this freaking top. First of all, it looks great and really holds those puppies down if you know what i mean. Then it's also super comfortable. It feels way better than wearing a separate sports bra and top but works just as good or even better than some of my sports bras. It doesn't dig in and cut off circulation like most of the sports bras I own and to test this theory I slept in this top and wore it a total of 17 hours, then took pictures of where there would typically be lines in the skin and there was practically nothing there. I worked out in the top for 45 minutes and never had to readjust it once. I've already ordered another one and told all my workout buddies about it." —Corbin G.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 11 colors).

    3. A ridiculously affordable two-piece set featuring a breathable V-neck tee and a matching pair of high-waisted bike shorts — meaning you'll have to put zero thought into your gym outfit for the day.,

    Promising review: "I love this biker set!!! I was not expecting it to be so soft and the stretch is amazing! I bought an XL and it fits perfectly. It's not too big or tight at all. Nice to throw on when I have to go outside real quick to take the dog for a walk. Especially in this summer heat. I have to buy more of these sets. Very cute to have in your wardrobe for the summer!" —Sonya

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes S–2XL and 19 colors).

    4. A pair of cozy-chic shorts that combines the form-fitting design of your go-to leggings with the elastic waist of your favorite sweatpants. It'll basically become your new uniform for lounging on the couch.

    Model wearing Beginning Boutique Wellness shorts
    Beginning Boutique

    Promising review: "They are soo comfy and gorgeous! I love teaming them with a dark oversized Tee! Stunning pop of color" —Karrie Ann

    Beginning Boutique is a woman-owned business based in Australia.

    Get it from Beginning Boutique for $10 (originally $39.99, available in sizes 0-12).

    5. A moisture-wicking tank top with ❄️ Cooldri ❄️ technology to help regulate your body temperature and keep you dry at all times. It also has UPF 50+ so your skin will stay protected while you enjoy some much-needed sunshine.


    Promising review: "I love that this isn't too low in the front and the armholes are the right size (your bra is covered-can't see things you don't want to be seen). I don't wear tanks often, but bought these for extreme heat, camping and around the house. I've been very pleased with them and actually wear them more than I expected." —Mary Beth

    Get it from Amazon for $6.50+ (available in sizes XL-5X and eight colors).

    6. A super flowy tank top with with a cut that's slightly longer than traditional crop tops thanks to the unique twist-tie design at the hem. It'll quickly become the only thing you want to wear for your Peloton sessions.

    Reviewer wearing white Bestisun cropped workout tank top

    Promising review: "LOVE this top! I bought it for working out but it's transitioned into my daily wear because it's effortlessly cute and comfortable. The fabric is soft, the color is exactly as picture, and the little twist at the front adds just a bit of interest (and lays flat--not big knot or chunky fabric on your belly). It's a loose fit and hits a little lower than most crop tops I have, coming to the bottom of the rib cage. But I have found that it looks great and I get compliments every time I wear it!" —Katie B.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.98 (available in sizes XS–XL and 18 colors).

    7. A pair of comfy cotton jersey shorts with a drawstring closure for a more customized fit and roomy pockets so you have a place to store all your gym essentials.


    Promising review: "I wanted comfortable summer shorts for playing at the park with my son, riding our bikes and camping. I also needed them to be very affordable and be long enough to prevent the dreaded thigh burn. These are perfect.

    The fabric is thin enough to be fairly cool but just thick enough to cover everything under them. The length is a bit shorter on me than on the model, but long enough to prevent chaffing on the thighs." —Mama Bird

    Get it from Amazon for $9.10+ (available in sizes XL-5XL and five colors).

    8. A pair of high-waisted bike shorts made of a super lightweight summer-friendly fabric that are stylish enough to wear around town yet comfortable enough for an actual bike ride. It also sits slightly above the knee for the perfect amount of extra coverage.

    Beginning Boutique

    Get it from Beginning Boutique for $10 (originally $39.99, available in sizes 0-12).

    9. A Hanes V-neck tee with rapid-dry fabric and UPF 50+ protection for the times you actually convince yourself to go outside for a run.

    Reviewer wearing pink V-neck Hanes tee

    Promising review: "I have purchased eight of these shirts now in various colors because of the comfort. I walk every day and wanted some coverage for my upper arms from the sun. These shirts are not hot. Great so far for walking in the south with the heat and humidity. I went up a size just because of personal preference. I like the looser fit but they seem true to size. Would purchase again." —Graylady

    Get it from Amazon for $7 (available in sizes S–3XL and seven colors).

    10. Or this similar V-neck style that comes in even more extended sizes and is so comfy you'll probably still wear it on days when exercising isn't on the agenda.


    Promising review: "A perfect soft, inexpensive but quality T-shirt for hot summer days. Makes a great sleep shirt, as well. Order one or two sizes up though, unless you want it form-fitting." —M. M. Joyce

    Get it from Amazon for $4.30+ (available in sizes XL-5XL and eight colors).

    11. A pair of bestselling high-waist biker shorts that will make you way less sad that it's finally too hot to wear leggings all the time.

    Reviewer wearing black Baleaf shirts

    Promising review: "I wore them for the first time during a 10K race (took a chance) and they served me well. The high waist keeps my tummy in place. The 8" inseam is a comfortable length on my thighs, not too short or long. The legs didn't ride up either. The pockets were perfect for my big phone: a Samsung J7. Not once did my phone pop out. Perfect thickness of fabric. It passed the squat test (not see-through when squatting)." —Lauren

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and 44 colors).

    12. A three-pack of tank tops with 11,000 rave reviews from Amazon customers. Its racerback design makes it perfect for running around the block, fitting in a quick yoga session, or just stepping out to get groceries.,

    Promising review: "I LOVE these tank tops. They fit amazing, I normally wear a size XS–S in workout tanks, ordered a S in these, and they are the perfect size - they aren't too tight, just loose enough to feel comfortable and form-fitting enough to flatter." —Emerald

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes XS-2XL and 12 color combinations).

    13. A pair of high-waisted track shorts that are as perfect for cozying up on the couch as they are for following along with that workout routine you found on YouTube.

    Beginning Boutique

    Promising review: "If you love comfy shorts, I'd highly recommend these for you. Good quality material and high-waisted too!" —Hayley

    Get it from Beginning Boutique for $39.99 (available in sizes 0-12).

    14. A capri-style pair of leggings with a durable 3-inch wide waistband so you won't have to worry about pulling them up every five seconds.


    Promising review: "These leggings are hands down the most comfortable pair I own! I wear them all the time; it's the first thing I wear when it's dry. For sure gotta order more colors!" —Amber Parnell

    ShyCloset is a small Etsy shop based in Los Angeles, California.

    Get it from ShyCloset on Etsy for $12.99 (available in two sizes and 14 colors).

    15. A V-neck shirt by Under Armour made with a soft, quick-drying fabric to help mop up any excess sweat on those unbearably hot days. It also features anti-odor technology, so you won't have to worry about any post-workout nastiness if you can't wash it right away.


    Promising review: "Perfect fit! I was not actually expecting to like this shirt so much, but now I can't wait to get other colors. It came out of the package without a wrinkle so it will be perfect for my purposes. In planning for an upcoming trip, I needed to find some shirts for tours in a hot climate. I intend to wash in the bathroom sink and drip dry to keep my luggage as light as possible. This shirt weighs next to nothing, will dry very quickly, and still looks great. While on this trip, we will be doing some cycling so this shirt is a win-win, and is needed for additional cycling after our return home later. My husband has had to similar UA shirt for a couple of years... now I see why he loves it!" —Southern Belle

    Get it from Amazon for $18.94+ (available in sizes XS-2XL and 13 colors).

    16. A pair of knit bike shorts that are as perfect for intense workouts as they are for wearing underneath that new dress you just bought for your return to the office.


    Promising review: "These were EXACTLY what I was looking for! I wear these under dresses for work to prevent 'chub rub' or for doing chores around the house or working out. They do not roll up on me, even when I am jogging. They feel substantial, a bit thicker than typical cheap leggings, but not too much to feel bulky or noticeable under dresses." —StellaStars

    Get it from Amazon for $5.91+ (available in sizes XL–5XL and two colors).

    17. These sleek leggings made with a bamboo fabric blend that's not only sustainable, but also the perfect thickness for year-round wear.


    Promising review: "The black leggings are so comfy and they keep me warm. The high waist is perfect, especially for my postpartum belly. So thankful for these leggings." —seaofwolvesdesign

    Seaofwolvesdesign is a small Etsy shop based in Nelson, Canada.

    Get it from seaofwolvesdesign on Etsy for $46.67 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    18. A pair of running shorts with a friction-free knit waistband and comfortable floaty opening at the hem, which is perfect if you're looking for a more breezy alternative to bike shorts.


    Promising review: "First of all let me let me say that these shorts are a God send for curvy, thick women. I'm a little too old for booty shorts so these cover all those areas that should be concealed, not revealed. I love that they have a higher waistband that fits and doesn't sag. Most times, when I buy shorts that fit around the hips, I end up with excess fabric that sags at the waist and I have to pin or 'pull up' constantly. Not these! They fit the bill." —Buster

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes XS-3XL and seven colors).

    19. A pair of cozy joggers with ~ VaporActive ~ technology to wick away sweat and keep you as cool as the cucumber-infused water you wish you were sipping on right now. Who says joggers are only for winter?!


    Promising review: "Absolutely obsessed with these — the fit, material, everything is great. I'm curvy/pear shaped, and some joggers fit strangely on my body type. I love how I look in these, and felt that they were true to size. I usually wear an XL in most pants and these fit as expected. They are not too thick, but still are warm enough for me to wear them out (or on my couch haha)." —calieskimo

    Get it from Amazon for $24.06+ (available in sizes XS–L and three colors).

    20. A tank top with a breathable mesh panel at the back so you can get your workout on without your top sticking to you.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this shirt! I plan on buying another in another color because I want to wear this everyday during my work-out! It makes me feel confident and also is very easy to move around in without being revealing! Highly recommend!!" —Faith

    Get it from Amazon for $16.98 (available in sizes XS–XL and 22 colors).

    21. A pack of lightweight pullover bras with mesh inserts on the shoulders and back for extra breathability and a lightweight barely-there feel.


    Promising review: "I bought these to use as sports bras. I ordered a medium (per their sizing guide), and these fit perfectly. They are also incredibly comfortable. I can hardly tell I'm wearing anything! The fabric is very nice, soft, stretchy, and lightweight. The bottom band (around the rib cage) and the shoulder straps are wide, so no digging or discomfort. The neckline is not too high and not too low. The cups sit right where they should and provide very good support. The cups are lined (not really padded) with a molded liner that is sewn in and is not removable. I personally like that the liner is not removable because I can't stand fighting with the garment to replace them when they dislodge in the washing machine. I ordered the three-pack of white, and the white is a true white and not see-through in any way. I plan to order more because I am so happy with these. If you are hesitating, don't. You will love them." —Cheri R.

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes S–5XL, various pack sizes, and 24 color combinations).

    22. A tank top with a workout-friendly cross-back design to allow for some extra airflow so you can keep your cool all summer long., Amazon

    Promising review: "This tank is super cute. The material is really soft and it’s overall a very cute top. The back is adorable too. The color is bright and pretty. I wore this during my workout today and it held up great. I would definitely recommend this top!" —Gina Andrews

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98 (available in sizes XS–XL and 18 colors).

    23. A pair of gym shorts in an eye-catching pattern that proves athleisure doesn't have to be boring. These are made with a four-way stretch fabric that doesn't lose its shape and even contains UPF 35+, which is basically like sunscreen in clothing form.


    WearKinaesthetic is a family-owned business based in California.

    Get it from WearKinaesthetic on Etsy for $48+ (available in sizes XS–3XL).

    24. A pair of lightweight athletic shorts – they're technically made for running, but we won't judge if they make you too comfortable to even think about exercise.

    Promising review: "If you haven’t purchased yet, go ahead and do it right now! These are the comfiest running shorts. I’ve got bigger hips/butt which makes finding running shorts a tad harder. Other popular brands feel restrictive, but these have an extra give to them. They come up a little higher than most running shorts — which I love; even with them coming up higher, they do not look too short or like booty shorts. I’ve already ordered three additional pairs." —Haley LeBarron

    Get it from Amazon for $24.49+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and 24 colors).

    25. And a pair of leggings that are perfect for spring and summer thanks to the moisture-wicking fabric. Best of all — they have pockets!

    Reviewer wearing leggings in the shade space dye gray

    Promising review: "These leggings are great! I have tried probably five different under-$20 leggings from Amazon trying to find one that I like, and this one is the first which I felt was not a waste of money. The fabric is soft but also substantial and opaque, no risk of showing through when you bend over or anything like that. The pockets are deep and perfect for storing your phone." —S. Diggs

    Get it from Amazon for $5.40+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 23 colors).

    Now go cool off!

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    Reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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