Summer is a tough season for those of us who exclusively wear black. Black absorbs the sun’s rays, however, we’d rather suffer than give in to lighter colors. Luckily, many brands create clothing that is designed to allow your body to breathe even during a strenuous workout.
Athleisure continues to be one of the biggest fashion trends, thanks to the streetwear movement. Even the goth community has bought into the craze, giving rise to the health goth aesthetic. In case you’re not already in the know, health goth is a look consisting of mostly black athleticwear—typically including details such as leather, mesh or lacing. Many brands support this look, including mainstream athletic wear empires like Nike and Adidas.
In honor of all the health goths breaking a sweat out there, we’ve put together some of our top athleisure wardrobe essentials. From sneakers to leggings to sports bras, we’ve got you covered from head to toe. Take a look at our picks in the gallery below, then let us know your favorite workout in the comments section on social media.