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To put it simply, Lululemon makes some of the most universally loved workout gear we’ve ever written about. While the brand is known for designing yoga apparel first and foremost (and several trainers have cobbled together lyric to us about its stretchy, four-way stretchy leggings), we also love the brand’s T-shirts and running shorts, as well as its particularly supportive and sports bras. , which amounts to a G cup. For Black Friday, many of those products we’ve written about and recommended over and over—from an ’80s-style workout shirt to a magic t-shirt that hides your sweat while pleasing your chest—are up to 50 percent off over the next 24 days. The next hour, which means it’s a great time to stock up on tried-and-true, Strat-approved gym gear that will fit any yoga practice, running style, or work-from-home routine. We also spotted a few of the newer products that are similarly discounted, including a men’s hoodie designed with antibacterial technology, and a Barbie pink ribbed tank that can definitely transition beyond your workout wardrobe. To help you make some tough decisions, we’ve broken down the best deals into categories: women’s pants (including shorts, skirts, and joggers), bras and accessories (including hats and hoodies), men’s T-shirts (including zippers and hoodies), and men’s bottoms. (including the near-perfect shorts).
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Lululemon’s best-selling Wunder Unders has arguably started the now-everywhere yoga craze. And they’re still loved by fitness experts we spoke with recently, including Sky Ting’s yoga instructor Kate Posch, who says they’re “everyday gym wear.” “They’ll last for years and they’ll stay in shape, too,” adds Katherine Gundling, trainer and programmer for ICE CrossFit NYC and Oculus CrossFit.
Lululemon’s Align panties are equally perfect and cuddly. Fitness trainer Ashley Rosenberg calls this style “forever classic” and “unbeatable.” Expecting moms, yogis, and other fitness aficionados all agree, praising their towering proportions, sturdiness, and four-way stretch.
Already own a pair of alignment pants? Try their cropped version, with a sweet scalloped edge.
The soft dolphin yoga pants are extraordinarily supportive and comfortable, and clearly designed to stay in place while you’re sitting on the mat. So while we can’t guarantee you won’t need to adjust your position, at least you won’t be dragging any canvas while doing so.
Stretch’d co-founder Vanessa Chu knows a thing or two about leggings—”I probably have 50+ pairs”—and wears them to any running, cardio, or HIIT workout. “I need to wick sweat for cardio and love if they have pockets in the back to stash my credit card or a side pocket to hold my cell phone,” says Cho. “This way I can have everything I need when I’m literally on the run.”
If you’re more of a jogger than a yogi, these light leggings offer studio comfort on the trail. They’re designed with a back pocket for your phone, as well as a drawstring waist for an easy fit.
A pair of discount bike shorts with a subtle camouflage pattern and an elasticated waistband pocket is just enough stretch for serious workouts (or coffee, in an oversized jacket).
Offered in blue and white, the ultra-short short lining of this skirt makes it perfect for a run, whether on the track or around town. We can definitely see ourselves playing tennis in it, too.
Made from soft cotton terry, these pants have a slim fit, with minimal slack.
We’ve been recommending Lululemon’s Swiftly Tech racerback for years, especially for running. The lightweight fabric is interwoven with naturally antimicrobial silver yarns to prevent odor, and our former writer Karen Adelson called it “the work horse that keeps me up most of my summer.”
Behold, a cute T-shirt with secret powers: When we went hunting for the best clothes to hide sweat, designer Gaelle Paul told us its technical fabric does a great job of minimizing odor.
The hooded sleeves on this tank aren’t just for looks: They’re actually cleverly designed to avoid back strap chafing while you walk.
With a short length that’s just begging to be paired with a pair of high-waisted jeans, this pink Barbie tank can transcend your gym wardrobe, if you feel like it.
Or here’s a softer tank top for the look of your yoga pants, in a more subtle marble color.
One of the eight best sports bras for women, Lululemon’s Energy Bra has (removable) foam cups, which add shape and separation to eliminate any unwanted vibration during movement.
With a coverage line longer than the Energy Bra above, this reversible style gives you two outfit options: camo, or monochrome.
Designed for high-impact activities and made with breathable fabric, we love this bra because it reduces bounce.
Available in A to G cups, here’s a super smooth bra with supportive criss-cross straps. The sweat-wicking fabric makes it ideal for intense workouts, from cycling to boxing.
Or add some ’90s flair to your workout with this funky minimalist hat.
With just enough Lycra for stretch, and not enough that it looks too technical for everyday wear, this is a classic tee. But we’re really only here for that dusty pink.
We love this half zip for winter runs, chilly morning soccer games, or pre-office trips to the gym.
This structured jacket is as futuristic as it looks: the inner warm fleece fabric wicks away sweat and is treated with “odd free zinc” to prevent bacterial growth.
Introducing the gold standard for men’s workout shorts: They have zip pockets, breathable, sweat-wicking fabric that’s soft to the touch, and a loop of tape in the back so they can be hung in a gym locker.
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