Affordable Athletics: 10 Workout Basics For Under $20
Building a cute workout wardrobe doesn't have to cost a (toned) arm and a leg. These workout basics all come in at under $20, without sacrificing performance.
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Read on for our favorite affordable workout wardrobe picks!
(Clockwise from left: H&M, Best Buy, Target, Target)
Old Navy Yoga Pants
Whether you're lounging, stretching after a long day, or at your favorite yoga class, these Old Navy Fold-Over Pants ($9-$20) will be a constant in your workout routine.
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Forever 21 Shorts
Throw on a pair on these cute Forever 21 Dolphin Hem Running Shorts ($16) during a hot yoga class or a heart-pumping date with the treadmill.
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Fill up on the go with the 24-ounce Bobble Sport ($10), which has a built-in carbon filter for clean-tasting water when you need it.
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Cory Vines Every Wear Shirt
Wear it at the gym, wear it out and about — this Every Wear V Neck from Cory Vines ($20) keeps you dry and comfy no matter what you're up to.
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Aerie Yoga Legging
These versatile Aerie leggings ($20) will be your new workout buddy. Whether you're in Pilates class, going on a run, or wondering what to wear with your boots, you'll want to reach for this flattering pair.
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Land's End Cinch Sack
This simple Cinch Sack ($14) from Land's End has everything you need to carry your gear — multiple pockets, an easy-carry handle, and just the right price.
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C9 Seamless Bra
Seamless, lightly padded, and extremely comfortable, the C9 by Champion Seamless Bra ($11-$19) works just as well under your work outfit as your gym one. Just what you need for a quick change in the locker room.
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C9 Cush Socks
Forgetting your socks when you get to the gym isn't fun for anyone. Stock up on cushy ankle socks, like these from C9 by Champion ($9), so you can stash an extra pair or two in your bag.
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Your post-workout cover-up should be a light, breathable layer that helps you feel confident and doesn't make you constantly wipe away sweat. Try this flowy, light Arroyo Hoodie from Fabletics ($20, originally $25).
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H&M Tank Top
You can never have enough sweat-wicking workout tanks for any type of exercise. This H&M Sports Tank Top ($18) definitely fits the bill.
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