Gear

Outfits That Take You From Sweaty To Street Ready

Running gear to keep you looking your best from working out to going out.

Loving to run doesn’t mean you have to look like a hot mess. With a few tweaks, an accessory or two and some deodorant(!), your favorite running kit can go from charging hard to looking chic—and no one needs to be the wiser. Keep in mind that your post-run body will be in cool-down mode, so soft, wicking fabrics that feel good against the skin are key. Beyond that it’s up to you—look for warmth, comfort, SPF or protection from the elements. Go ahead, rock your run and the rest of your day too!

Photography by Scott Draper / Hair and makeup by Antonella Annibale

Sweat In:

Street Ready 1

New Balance Fabulous Framer II 
Encapsulation and compression mean worry-free support. $42, newbalance.com
Lucy Straight Up Strength Tank
Easy breezy, this droptail tank in basic mesh is made to move. $49, lucy.com
Athleta Cheetah Chaturanga Capri
Crazy-soft fabric makes these leggings cozy enough for bed. $64, athleta.com
Skechers GoRun Ride 3 
Glow-in-the-dark fabric makes these kicks great for early morning workouts. $95, skechers.com

Then Swap To:

Street Ready 2

Prana Belle Hat
This cute hat adds a little vintage flair while keeping flyaways at bay. $36, prana.com
Ramy Brook Stacey Top
Layer this edgy, lightweight shirt over workout clothes for an instant fashion upgrade. $125, ramybrook.com
Keen Coronado Shoes
Eco-conscious style meets street-wear comfort with a memory foam footbed sure to make your feet smile. $70, keenfootwear.com

Sweat In:

Street Ready 3

Zoot Ultra Run Bra
Go ahead and stuff your bra! This top has a center stash pocket perfect for a key or a credit card. $45, zootsports.com
ASICS PR Runbrief
These sassy shorts keep you covered from training days to race day. $22, asicsamerica.com
Brooks Glycerin 12
The cushy neutral shoe makes for sublime running. $150, brooksrunning.com

Then Swap To:

Street Ready 4

Lucy Hatha Headband
Disguise sweaty hair with a soft, wide headband. The elastic is covered in fabric for a not-too-tight and tangle-free fit. $15, lucy.com
Bold Babes Happily Henna Long-Sleeve
Side ruching lets you transform this from a shirt to a dress or any length in between. Thumb holes and SPF 50+ fabric keeps you covered from neck to palm. $75, boldbabespfclothing.com
Teva Mush Adapto Wedge
Wedge flip-flops add flair to post-run style while giving tired tootsies room to breath. $30, teva.com

Sweat In:

Street Ready 5

Saucony Racerback Tank
A long, slim-fitting tank with plenty of stretch is a must for any runner’s wardrobe. $38, saucony.com
Adidas Supernova Three-Quarter Tights 
Ventilated capris keep you covered but cool, with mesh inserts to elevate their style. $65, adidas.com 
Reebok ZQuick
A barely there upper and soft tread with excellent traction let you fly in airy comfort. $85, reebok.com

Then Swap To:

Street Ready 6

Icebreaker Bliss Wrap Stripe 
Wrap yourself in lightweight merino blended with Lycra to fend off sweaty chills and evening breezes. $150, us.icebreaker.com

Sweat In:

Street Ready 7

Prana Mika Top
This two-in-one top combines a slim-fitting base layer with a breezy tank. $60, prana.com
Nux Focus Capri
Silky, breathable capris are even better with a seamless waistband—comfortable enough to wear all day. $45, nuxusa.com
Brooks Glycerin 12
This neutral shoe makes is a great go-to for any distance. $150, brooksrunning.com

Then Swap To:

Street Ready 8

Brooks PureProject Shelter Jacket
The city-smart styling of this running jacket will make you do a double take! $200, brooksrunning.com
Moving Comfort Mix It Up Scarf
A lightweight infinity scarf provides cozy warmth after a chilly run. $48, movingcomfort.com
Ecco Hobart Buckle Boot
Structured knee-highs give running capris a cool equestrian look. A moisture-wicking liner is a major plus for post-workout. $240, ecco.com

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