Before a workout, you may have places to go and don’t have time to change. A sports bra may be viewed as only a functional top. However, using the looks below, you can create a high-fashion outfit, without having to wear a shirt!
Take your workout gear with you when you wear athleisure bottoms. You can pair your stretchy workout pants in the form of shorts. You can wear biker-style shorts in any color. If you want to color block you can try wearing black biker shorts, with a lime green sports bra and a white blazer. Or, you can wear a black or white sports bra with a black blazer. You can accessories with a watch, which gives you a more sophisticated business look. This way, you will still be ready for the gym, once you’re finished with your daily activities. If you want to wear make-up for your look earlier in the day, try wearing a soft pink shadow with a winged liner. Add pink cheeks and pink lipstick. Be sure to line your lips in a soft pink color before adding your lipstick. You can also add red cheeks, but not too much so that it won’t look too much like a costume.
Wear your black sports bra with a white blazer. This will create a sporty business professional. You can add sunglasses to the look, for when you’re out and about. You can try wearing high-waisted jeans or wide-leg jeans. Light-washed jeans that you can also cuff at the ends to add a bit of flair. Add bold accessories like a shoulder chain bag or a metallic embellished clutch. You can also accessorize with sunglasses and studded earrings. For your shoes, try wearing closed-toe triangle pumps or strappy heels. If you want a fresh-faced look, wear a light foundation and simply add a highlight to your cheeks. You can also add whispy eyelashes and skip eyeshadow. Since you’ll create a clean base, you can wear a pop of color on your lips with red or pink lipstick. Keep your lipstick matte or add gloss for a glamorous finish.
Pop Of Color
If you want a cool, more artistic look, try wearing your sports bra with an oversized blazer. You can wear a men’s blazer that can easily be found at your local thrift store or online consignment. Add flare leg trousers and heels. Try wearing a bra that has a pop of color in orange, yellow or green. This will keep your look smooth. This look is bold enough on its own to not need accessories, but you can also add a small necklace. Keep your hair full and voluminous for an effortless date look. For your beauty look, you can play up the color aspect and add a matching orange shadow. Be sure to blend a brown shadow to keep your look smokey. Choose an orange that is matte or shimmer, keeping the overall vibrancy of the color on more of a down tone. This way, your makeup won’t overpower your outfit and blends as a light, sultry look.
For a cool kid look, you can wear a matching suit set. This will include the blazer and pants or a skirt. Try wearing a vibrant color blazer in blue/green or vibrant pattern. Wear a black sports bra underneath your blazer that will bring focus to the colors inside of your blazer. Add stand-out accessories like sunglasses and pearl-studded earrings. You can keep the color, with a bright yellow purse. With this look, your shoes can stand out as well with stacked, platform shoes. Since your outfit is very bright on its own, you can skip neck accessories and simply wear a ring. Wear your hair curly or wavy. You can also wear your hair straight, pull your hair back and add a triangle scarf.
You can also pair your sports bra with a blazer and a skirt. To keep your look sophisticated, you can wear a high-waist pencil skirt in black or blue. Wear an oversized blazer in white and scrunch your sleeves to keep the look cool and casual. Try wearing short, closed-toe booties in black. You can also wear loafers with this look for a more comfortable feel. You can keep your hair long and flowy or you can wear a high ponytail. Add a small accessory like a watch with a leather band, to make the look preppy. You can also wear a monochromatic color with a navy blue sports bra and navy blue pencil skirt. Add a matching blue blazer or you can also wear a white blazer. This look pairs well with a straight bob or messy bun. You can wear makeup that is muted with a touch of color on your cheeks. Try wearing pink gloss, to create a flirty look.
The best way to wear a sports bra with a blazer is to wear a bright-colored sports bra. You can keep the oversized look going with a large black blazer. Mix things up with white high-waist pants and shoes to compliment the color of your bra. You can wear a hot pink bra with a branded logo, for a soft look that is also vibrant. Try wearing your hair straight or wavy with a simple shoulder tote. If you want more of a mom-jeans type of look, try wearing high-waist pants and open-toe heels. Since this look is very attention-grabbing, you can wear natural makeup with neutral colors like bronze, brown and nude. Try adding clear gloss, or line your lips in brown and buff the line to blend. Then, add clear or pink gloss for shimmer. .
A sports bra is the most unexpected piece for an everyday outfit. This look will keep you comfortable and can be worn with your favorite jeans or blazer. The next time you’re headed to the gym after an event or outing, which of these combinations would you like to try?
Jessica graduated from AIU Atlanta with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Marketing. When she's not working hard on writing and designing, she enjoys spending time with family and a good cup of coffee!