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If you’ve ever felt disappointed in your lack of self-control when shopping for cute matching workout sets (I’m pointing at myself in the mirror here), you may be relieved to know that actual studies indicate looking good makes you feel good. A new study from Ryan Vogel and Brian Holtz at the Fox School of Business reveals how an employee’s choice of attire in the workplace affects how they see themselves. Sporting a suit set makes people think differently, and your clothing choices can affect your perspective. I believe the same can be said for the best workout sets available now—they make you want to work out. How can you be the person who misses the Pilates class, when you’re the person who wears a matching sports bra and leggings in a mood-boosting color or a fun pattern? Ah, the psychological significance of clothing.
Yoga, Barry’s Bootcamp, Solidcore, New York Pilates—whatever workout feels like a fitness gift to you, there’s a matching workout set ideal for the occasion. During my coveted morning Reformer sessions, I’ve detected the power of coordination at play—the effort I put into myself can have astounding benefits. The same notion applies for Sami Clarke and Sami Bernstein Spalter of FORM, a digital platform with guided routines from movement to nutrition and beyond. The co-founders say they’re “movement obsessed”—so each of their workout sets is designed for feeling like your best self at all hours of the day.
Workout sets are just as individual as a work wardrobe, and your needs may vary. A lightweight, stretchy set from Alo Yoga may be ideal for yoga. For a high-impact Metcon session, sweat-wicking materials are imperative. Whether you’re working out with Form’s suggested classes, tackling easy on-the-go movements, or taking a Hot Girl Walk after work, the best matching workout sets ahead will surely get you sorted.
Form’s Clarke calls this halter bra and essential shorts her current go-to. “The Halter has adjustable straps and removable padding, so I love how you can personalize your comfort and coverage. The biker shorts sculpt your booty in all the right places—I’m obsessed!” So are we.
Complete the set: Essential Shorts
Airlift Double Trouble Bra
From the layered-effect sports bra to the sumptuous colors and comfortable fabrics, Alo Yoga’s workout sets are the types that will absolutely earn compliments in your next barre or Pilates class.
Complete the set: High-Waist Airlift Leggings
What reviewers are saying: “Beautiful design and colour, fit true to size and easy to move for pilates movements, also the front cut falls just perfect on my chest, hot but not revealing, perfect bra for group classes.”
Center Stage Bra and Legging Set
Crafted in a figure-sculpting finish, Bandier’s set is ideal for every workout. The bestseller now has additional fashion elements for visual appeal, such as contrasting steaming and an adjusted gusset for improved comfort.
Sorelle Full Zip Jacket and Bonded Leggings
When winter rolls around, it becomes a lot harder to wake up and take the trek to your next bootcamp session. But with the right layers, and an oversized coat, you’ll be comfortable on the way. The Sorelle jacket from Le Ore is the perfect layering piece.
Complete the set: Bella Bonded Legging
Monah Rigor Sports Bra in Black
Between the elastic underband on the Monah top and the stretch waist on the leggings, you’ll have more than enough support while flipping over into plants in Pilates or power walking through the park.
Complete the set: Clare High Waist Rigor 7/8 Leggings
Ultimate Wrap Over Leggings
Curvy ladies and gents, unite. You’ll be pleased to know this set, which has a long-sleeved crop and matching racer-back bra, has a very inclusive size range.
Complete the set: Racer Back Bra
What reviewers are saying: “The color, the fit, unbeatable for the price! Favorite pieces, will not buy any others!”
Let’s Move Kellam Bra
For those who would rather indulge in Tracy Anderson and yoga, this bra is the right option for you. Designed to move effortlessly with your body, it features medium support, a high rise with a V-neckline and wrapped front the shapes and support busts of all sizes.
Complete the set: Let’s Move High-Rise Legging
Earth Uma One Shoulder Bra
Well, of course you can work out in a one-shouldered bra if it’s got Girlfriend Collective’s supportive materials. This one is tailored specifically to medium-impact workouts. (So are the coordinating bike shorts.
Complete the Set: High-rise Bike Short
What reviewers are saying: “Great coverage, true to size, and looks amazing. Love this style and probably will get a couple more in different colors in the future.” Use this for medium-impact workouts.”
Garnet Seamless Set
This set from Alala comes with options! Wear your top with a biker short, or a full-length legging. The pieces are meant to be buttery smooth and seamless, and they nail both details.
Caught in the Midi Leggings & Jacket
Personally, as someone who worksout several times a week, I enjoy a little zip-up jacket to accompany my looks. Both the jacket and legging are moisture-wicking, quick-drying, and feature 4-way stretch.
Complete the Set: On the Go Mock-Neck Jacket
High Waisted Seamless Leggings & Stretchy Sports Bra
This matching workout set has over 1,182 ratings and 4.2 on Amazon. Clearly, the wisdom of the crowd is worth following.
What reviewers are saying: “I’ve had them a few weeks, and have gotten so many compliments! The detailing on the leggings helps accentuate my curves, and the sports bra gives support, without being too tight.”
Booty Boost Active Leggings & Mock Top
Not everyone enjoys working out with their entire tummy exposed—myself included. For those days, look to the seamless, jet black Booty Boost set, which comes with a longer, mock top.
Complete the Set: Contour Rib Mock Top
Fay Midweight Merino Top & Leggings
Whether hitting the slopes (aprés ski is a sport!) or taking a cold-weather jog, Half Days’s set will make you the style star of the day. Don’t fear the snow—a mid-weight blend of merino wool and bamboo will keep you warm.
Complete the Set: Hallie Midweight Merino Legging
Lacoste X Bandier teamed up to curate a limited collection of preppy, poppy pieces that will instantly add some pep in your step. The halter contains a built-in shelf bra while the leggings feature a lightweight, breathable fabric.
Complete the Set: The Leggings
Runner Script Sports Tank
I have several of these sets from Sporty & Rich, and color me obsessed. I’ve never felt such a softer fabric, and the tank hugs my waist while the leggings cinch it.
Complete the Set: Runner Script Legging
Orion Bra & Legging
The Orion legging and bra come in a variety of fun color combination, from two bold pink shades to this neutral black and white. They both feature a criss-cross waist that works wonders on all bodies.
Complete the Set: Orion Bra
EcoRibb Leggings and Scoop Neck Bra Set
Enhance your workout experience with this set, crafted in Italy from sustainable materials. These leggings sit high on the waist with a band that hugs the body, and the stylish Scoop Neck Bra is both flattering and cozy. Choose between
Fashion x Gym Seamless Leggings Set
Don’t you see the title? Fashion exists in all realms and it particularly infiltrates the fitness space. Fashion and the gym can co-exist! Just take a look at this set with its square neckline, buttery hue, and ribbed details.
The Sol Set
If you’re into horseback riding, skiing, or hiking, you’ll quickly fall in love with Cordova’s Sol Set—which has a vertical rib and shapewear construction to complement your physique.
Essential Slim Cropped T-Shirt
It wouldn’t be a workout set list without a little Nike added to the mix. From the crop of the T-shirt to the high rise of the leggings, this set will become the foundation for a beginner workout bundle.
Complete the Set: High-Waisted 7/8 Leggings
What reviewers are saying: “Very cute top with a relaxed fit. True to size.”
Leggings in Sand
Not only is ALIGN ideal for the neutral-loving, quiet luxury crowd, but the brand also features a sought-after 28-day Pilates and nutrition program that will help you work out, eat, and live in alignment with your hormonal cycle. I have this workout set, and have worn it into the ground—the fabric is buttery soft, the rise is just high enough for every activity and the soft hue is yummy.
Complete the Set: Long Sleeve Crop
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