Yoga as a fashion inspiration

Yoga is a way of life for many individuals. Simple subtleties can create the feeling of a yoga lifestyle without ever having to say a word, or even do a pose.

Once synonymous with lounge wear, yoga-inspired clothing is now coming off the mat and into trendy new collections. Before you reach into your drawer to pull out your old yoga pants, know that the looks designers are putting together are full of stylish transitional pieces that can easily take you from day to night.

Eco-friendly fabrics

More than just creative draping, elegant looks are created from sustainable fabric blends. Look for organic cotton, bamboo weaves, eco-cashmere and less chemicals and dyes. Professional structured looks include soft tweed blends and matte jersey to create fitted designs without losing the T-shirt feeling.

Elegant and Professional

Soft dressing is becoming an important trend. Easy to wear, easy to pack designs are great for travel and make getting ready for the day a breeze. So if you ready to fuse your sporty side with hip, trendy styles that incorporate eco-friendly textiles check out the following options.

  • Edun,created by Bono and his wife, Ali Hewson, is a collection that appeals to both the yoga enthusiast and the rocker. Their recent designs bring laser cut patterns and grommets to create an edgy, feminine feel. While their products may be out of the "average Joe's" budget, the style is adaptable for those with less disposable income.
  • Beyond Yoga, is really a one-stop shop for those who want to bring the spirit of their yoga practice into their wardrobe. Many items can be worn both in the studio and out. Others can take you right to the office for example; this draped cowl neck top will allow you to continue to breathe deeply while working at your desk. Combine with a soft skirt and comfortable ballet flats for an outfit you do not need to change out of when you get home.
  • Green Dragon is another line that really brings the essence of yoga to their designs. Blouses, tank tops, even dresses and jackets are yoga-inspired, flattering and fashionable to boot. They capitalize on trendy patterns and soft solids to create pieces that are comfortable enough to sleep in.

Yoga-inspired jewelry

If you want to wear your practice on your sleeve, consider a stylish pieces of jewelry. Eye-catching, fun to wear Yoga Lotus Bangles come in sets of three. The playful look features three charms; moon and star, heart, and lotus flower.

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