Get the Look: Work Out Wear With Style



Our favorite big box has stepped up its fitness fashion with c9 by Champion workout apparel, with looks that rival the specialty brands, at lower prices.

GET THE LOOK @ athleta

The fast growing Gap Inc.–owned brand caters to active women who want to look fit and focused—whether they’re running carpool or a 5K. 5001 France Ave. S., Mpls., 612-926-8238; Mall of America, 952-854-9387,


You don’t have to be a Zumba queen to feel welcome at this upbeat store, which sells approachable fitness gear for women in a wide range of sizes and current styles. Galleria, 952-922-8590; Rosedale Center, 651-636-5656,

GET THE LOOK @ prana

Being active is a way of life for this earthy yoga- and climbing-inspired brand, which sells workout and casual clothes for women and men. 3926 W. 50th St., Edina, 612-884-6672,

GET THE LOOK @ lululemon

It’s not just a brand—it’s a way of life. The Canadian company has made workout clothes a fashion statement and raised the bar for stylish performance activewear for men and women that hugs in all the right places. Shops at West End, 763-545-9069; Mall of America, 952-854-6785; 870 Grand Ave., St. Paul, 651-222-3123,


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