The number of activewear brands to give the likes of Nike a run for its money keeps getting bigger and bigger and bigger and bigger. And it’s not looking like the bubble will be bursting anytime soon. As the interest in wellness continues to grow and boutique fitness studios continue to massively expand, traditional gyms and raggedy old sweats seem all but obsolete. Thanks to a growing crop of trendsetting fitness brands you never have to worry about the woman next to you squatting in your leggings. More importantly, these brands focus just as much on function as they do fashion, meaning — no matter your personal style — you can look good without it impeding your performance. Here, 22 emerging fitness apparel brands worth checking out.
TheFashionSpot's Lifestyle Editor, Sharon Feiereisen, is a freelance lifestyle writer based in New York City. Her work has been published in Newsday, The Knot, AM New York, WHERE New York, Dan's Papers, and Hamptons Magazine, among many other print and online outlets. Check out her tumblr blog, Random Happenings.