Sportswear

Ashley Graham And The Plus Size Activewear Proving 'Healthy Comes In All Shapes And Sizes'

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Style

We just found our 2016 fitspiration... body positivity activist and model Ashley Graham has just been named as the star of a new plus size sportswear ...

You'll Want To Own All Of Nike's Black History Month Collection

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK Style

Nike's Black History Month collection features trainers inspired by Serena Williams, Olympic athlete Sanya Richards-Ross and basketball stars Kobe Bry...

Heels Were Once Gym Bag Staples

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Style

In the world of fitness footwear trainers face little competition, but that hasn't always been the case. For much of the last 100 years women have ...

Fitness Gear That Will Actually Make You Want To Work Out

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.01.2016 | UK Style

The dawn of each new year spawns a thousand unused gym memberships. It's not like there weren't good intentions behind inadvertently spending £40 a m...

The Quiet Recycling Revolution Happening in Fashion

Edward Lowe | Posted 13.12.2015 | UK Style
Edward Lowe

From the high street to the boutiques, a willingness to embrace an environmentally friendly image in fashion has always existed. But now, substance is beginning to back up the motivation...

Beyonce's Topshop Clothing Line Just Got A Release Date

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK Style

Beyoncé's long awaited clothing line with Topshop will be hitting stores in April 2016. The athletic fashion range, called Parkwood Topshop, will ...

Just Do It: Gyms Aren't Supposed to Be Sexy

Louise Wilson | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Style
Louise Wilson

Whilst men's gym clothes remain baggy and pretty separate from fashion, women are expected to purchase tight leggings, tighter tops and sports bras designed for appearance rather than just holding the sisters in place whilst you go for a jog.

How One Mum Found A Solution To The Work-Life Balance Conundrum

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Parents

We are always hearing about the many areas of life that mums are expected to "balance". As well as work-life balance - which all too often involve...

The Second Topshop X Adidas Collection Is Here And It's Selling Out Fast...

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Style

Sportswear is having a moment and one of the most hotly anticipated high street collaborations of 2015 has just hit stores. The second Topshop X Ad...

Get Your First Look At Rihanna's Badass New Puma Ad

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Style

Since Rihanna's announcement as Puma's new creative director back in December, we've been waiting with bated breath for her first move - and believe ...

Stylish Sportswear For Plus-Size Women

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Women everywhere are facing something of a crisis: we're avoiding exercise for fear of being judged. And it's got to stop. As if this isn't bad eno...

Which Sports Bra Should You Buy? We Put Them To The Test

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Style

Not being able to find the right sports bra deters one in five women from taking part in sport or exercise, according to a study by the University of ...

Weekend Shopping: Accessories From Sporty to Sleepy

Sarah McGiven | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

All you summer lovers out there seem to be taking over the city with your outdoor sports. Whether it's the Olympic legacy, part of holiday fitness plans or just fun with friends, everyone seems to be taking advantage of London's parks, lidos and streets to get out and get into something sporty.

Fitness Goal Goodies and Gym Bag Beauty Treats

Sarah McGiven | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

After the Easter scoff-fest, and as magazines begin to herald the latest way to get a 'Beach Ready Body' for Summer, minds may well be turning back to those abandoned gym resolutions. Here's my selection of gym bag beauty treats and all other manner of exercise carrots to help you get back on track with those fitness resolutions.

Poorna Bell

Women's Sportswear: Is Style-Driven Brand Lija Worth the Money?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sportswear brand Lija is unusual for two reasons: first, it has been known to actually inspire women to try sport (rather than women buying it just fo...

Weekend Shopping: Super Chic Streetwear Round Up

Sarah McGiven | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

Here are a few of my top picks for the coolest sports luxe and street fashion to be seen in right now and some future drop tip offs for your diary, too, from adidas Originals x Opening Ceremony, OVO at Browns, Casely-Hayford and Puma.

How to Choose the Right Sports Bra

Charlie Watson | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charlie Watson

Did you know that 44% of women don't exercise in a sports bra? That's right, nearly half of all women that exercise don't wear a sports bra at all when working out, and I'm sure many more are wearing the wrong sports bra.

This T-Shirt Is Impossible To Stain

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

We've all been there - donned a smart white t-shirt, stepped out into the world and been immediately tagged by a flying dollop of ketchup. Thankfu...

L4L Clothing Lookbook: The Black & White Collection

Bwoywonder | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Bwoywonder

Myself & Lyrics4Lyrics Clothing have been releasing images from our collaborative Autumn/Winter '13 Lookbook throughout our respective social media outlets.

The Wardrobe Of A Couch Potato

Lydia Smith | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK Style
Lydia Smith

Upon discovering that I couldn't walk up the stairs without having to have a lie down, I decided that it was time to face my ultimate fear. Exercise. I got up early, planned a route for a run and hunted through my wardrobe for suitable. I found an enormous sail of a T-shirt, leggings and a pair of Topshop boots (the closest footwear to trainers that I own).

'Rich Hair', And the Other Perils of My New Exercise Class

Lucy Karsten | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

Barretoned classes are taken in socks, and for once I was wearing a matching pair. Less fortuitously, I was wearing a matching pair of fluorescent green socks, a purchase several years ago from an American K-Mart. The other women in the class wore beautifully cut, soft workout clothes, perfectly suited to the movements of the class.

Charlie Thomas

JD Sports Hits The Target With Solid Christmas Sales

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

Sportswear retailer JD Sports has reported like-for-like sales for the seven-week period ending 5 January were up 3.2%. Peter Cowgill, executive ch...

Fighting Fashion Fit

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 10.03.2013 | UK Style
Ruth Harrison Roberts

Before I could flash my new membership card around I had to buy a new P.E. kit; this thought filled me with more fear and dread than the fiercest personal trainer ever could. Let's just cast our minds back to the grey days of school P.E.

Charlie Thomas

Fashion's Sustainable Future?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK

Sportswear brand Puma has launched a new biodegradable and recyclable range alongside a campaign to get customers to return old clothing. The 22 it...

Nike Unveils Next Level Sports Tech Innovations to Help You 'Just Do It'

Sarah McGiven | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

The disused warehouse style location for Nike's European Media Summit which took place in London this week looked just like a set from a Spider-Man film.