New year new you!
So with all the New Years resolutions, a lot of people will have some resolution to do with fitness or training or the gym.
So this isn’t a blog about working out, instead it’s a wardrobe re vamp on your work out clothes!
A lot of us fall victim to monochrome of basics black, white, navy and sometimes grey. Be gone with that and add some colour!
We all know colour can enhance our mood so why not help get us motivated also? It is understood that bright colours evoke energy so why not try to add some bright colours into your workout wardrobe?
I understand some of us like to wear dark clothes especially on our bottom half to ‘cover’ or not enhance our assets however that doesn’t mean plain boring black!
I’ve recently purchased a pair of black tights but with a leopard print on them which is a shiny black. Imagine Matt black tights with a shiny print! I love them, not boring and yet still black!
Why not also add a bright sports bra under your top? I think it’s cute having a little peak of colour from under your clothing.
Or if you dare, wear a complete brighter / coloured outfit.
Don’t be scared to clash prints either, it’s the gym, or fitness training – not a fashion parade. Just be comfortable and remember your not there to impress with your outfit, however I do know it’s nice to look the part and wear nice / cute / sexy / impressive workout gear.
Workout gear also doesn’t have to be expensive. I’ve purchased many work out clothing from cotton on body, target, k-mart, forever 21 and other stores that are not exclusively targeted at workout gear or are ‘labels’. These clothes are durable, comfortable, wearable and long lasting.
Working out can be as expensive or as budget friendly as you like, just remember to have fun with it and add colour, you will be surprised how good you feel when your wearing colour and it has been proven to be a mood enhancer!
I’ve listed some colours and the moods that they enhance, hopefully they help you to choose a brighter happier workout wardrobe!
Red = anger, determination, ambition, energy, passion, action.
Pink = unconditional love, nurturing, success, passion.
Yellow = strong mind, intellect. It is optimistic and cheerful.
Orange = social communication, optimism.
Blue = trust, peace, loyalty, integrity.
Green = balance, growth, self-resilient,
Good luck and enjoy!