Never Let ‘Em See Ya Sweat

July 9, 2010 at 2:31 pm 2 comments

As some might say, it’s been wicked hot here of late, and keeping cool which keeping up your fitness routine can be even more daunting.

Black Flower tank by prAna

(Visitors: If your hotel, inn or BnB doesn’t have a gym, many of our local gyms and recreation facilities offer temporary, short-term and pay-as-you-go memberships.  Check out Bridge to Fitness– which is where the PUMA Ocean Racing team works out, the Body Bar on Spring Street, CORE, Curves, Get in Shape for Women, the Newport County YMCA, the Newport Athletic Club, The Newport Gym, Newport Pilates, T3 Fitness and more).

I couldn’t help but notice the soft and chic style of workout wear at the Health and Wellness Center at the Newport Athletic Club of late. Cotton shorts, pants, tanks and tops by binka, emblazoned with cute hearts or peace symbols and cut to a flattering bias, are ideal to take from the gym to après workout errand. Oh, and if you’re an animal lover like me, you’ll be tickled to learn a

binka heart hoodie

portion of binka’s proceeds are donated to various shelters and rescue groups, providing bedding and care for animals that don’t have a place to call home. Even better, designer and South Florida native, Jessica Tomc O’Doski, is just about to release binka’s newest collection.

The Wellness Center also carries comfy all-natural organic yoga clothing by Hyde, plus tops, bottoms and headbands by prAna with cutting edge patterns and designs. You’ll also find yoga mats and nutritional supplements there as well. Fashionable and functional workout wear? Done and done.

Entry filed under: Fashion, Shopping. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , .

Angela Moore Fashion Show Promises Chic Style…and Champagne Open for Business: Artist’s Gallery, Nautical Outfitters, Jewelry and an All American Ice Cream Shop

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. cynthia at the daily basics  |  July 9, 2010 at 2:44 pm

    hmmm sounds interesting! Just need that pool nowadays for laps!

    • 2. Andrea McHugh  |  July 9, 2010 at 3:08 pm

      Ahhhh…the pool. Sweet relief for these temps!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed

Embracing the lifestyle--the look, the flavor, the style--of Newport, Rhode Island!

Share this blog

Bookmark and Share

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Newport Style

Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.