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5 Gym Bags That’ll Take You From Studio to Brunch

by Voices Wellness 05 May 2021
Photo: Nike

Gear up for your workout with these handy, spacious, and super stylish gym bags. By SAMANTHA FRANCIS.

The micro purse trend might still be going strong, but for the ladies and men who lead an active lifestyle—a spacious gym bag is non-negotiable. We’re talking about the ones that come with separate compartments for sweaty activewear, shoes, and other daily essentials. While they’re designed to be carried to the gym, these bags are stylish enough to not look out of place at a nice brunch or dinner spot. Here are five we love:

Photo: Lululemon HK

Lululemon City Adventurer Backpack Mini 

Matte black and accented with gold zips, this lightweight backpack is meant for those on the move. Transit from work to gym in a breeze with this water-repellent and easy-to-clean bag, which comes with multiple compartments for all your belongings. Aside from a quick-access phone pocket, there’s also an interior pocket to keep your water bottle in place, as well as an expandable pocket for your workout gear.

More information here.

Photo: Herschel Supply

Herschel Supply Athletics Sutton Carryall  

A homage to 1990s activewear, this duffle bag nicely blends sports style with street creed. Built with contrast fabrics and mesh details, the bag’s cylindrical style comes with a shoe compartment redesigned to fit a basketball—if that’s your jam. The carrying handles conveniently transforms into backpack straps, while the pop of red at the top compartment gives the bag a touch of vibrancy.

 More information here.

Photo: Alo

Alo Traverse Duffle

Minimalist in black and simply emblazoned with the brand logo, this duffle bag looks equally chic at work and the gym. Made of smooth neoprene, the bag comes with a detachable carrying strap, top handles, as well as pockets for small essentials—lest they get lost. Big enough for overnight stays and light enough for a quick run to the yoga studio, the bag comes with exterior and interior zip pockets.

More information here.

Photo: Adidas

Adidas Sports Mesh Duffel Bag

Let this sunshine yellow mesh duffle bag perk you up for your next workout. Made of Primegreen, a series of high-performance recycle materials, the durable bag features lightweight mesh to help you air your gym clothes before you even get home. Plus, it comes with dedicated space for your wallet, keys, and other essentials. It’s also available in a striking shade of acid yellow for those who’d like to stand out.

More information here.

Photo: Nike

Nike Gym Club Printed Training Duffel Bag

Riding on the recent tie-dye trend, this handy duffel bag comes in beautiful shades of light thistle and dark purple. Made from lightweight yet durable Ripstop fabric, it keeps belongings secure all day—from training essentials to gym clothes. Best of all, the bag features recycled polyester that is made from plastic bottles, for a lower impact on the environment.

More information here.

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