AKTIV is a men and women’s outdoor and athletic retail company committed to working with sustainable and eco-friendly businesses. They are the gatekeepers for Scandanavian apparel brands that focus on small batch production and sustainable fashion.
AKTIV is also part of 1% for the Planet where business owners donate 1% of their annual earnings to their non-profit network.
Read more about their tenets here.
- Use code SCHIMIGGY to save 15% off $100+ when you shop at AKTIV.
ANDI New York is an equipment brand created by Andrea Weinberg. She wanted to make a bag that was functional, convertible and fit for an urban dwelling person. I love their Signature ANDI bag. It converts from a tote, to backpack, to crossbody and yoga mat carrier. This bag does it all!
Check out my ANDI review here.
Sizing: ANDI bags come in Signature (standard size), XL, Small and crossbody pouches and waistbags.
Day Owl makes sustainable backpacks that come with a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. How awesome is that? Day Owl backpacks also have a ton of features that make it great commuter or travel backpack. We are fans!
Read our Day Owl Backpack Review for more information and photos.
- Use Day Owl coupon code SCHIMIGGY to save 15% off all your purchases.
- Use this link to save $25 off your first Day Owl purchase.
Go Dash Dot makes trendy backpacks and bags for the active man and woman! Not only are their bags unisex, they also have a closed-loop program that allows members to donate their bags, receive a discount on their next bag AND help someone less fortunate receive a pre-loved Go Dash Dot backpack or bag!
What we love most are all the hidden pockets, design, multi-functionality and durability of Go Dash Dot products.
- Get a $25 off Go Dash Dot coupon code towards your first purchase with this link.
lululemon is based out of Vancouver, BC, Canada and offers high-quality activewear to women all over the world. Their popular products include Align leggings, Wunder Under Pants and Free to Be Wild strappy sports bras. Read my lululemon reviews here.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS)
- Sweat Collective is the lululemon teacher discount program. Sweat Collective is currently offered to current fitness instructors (you will have to provide a teaching or training schedule). Enjoy 25% off regular AND sale priced merchandise. Sweat Collective works online and in-store. Apply here.
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Manduka‘s clothing line for men + women is great! I love their standout Essential leggings and soft and durable fabrics The fabric is pretty soft yet still compressive. Manduka also carries reliable yoga mats and props.
Read our Manduka reviews here.
Sizing: Manduka runs small. I recommend sizing up.
The silicone bottles rolls up into itself and compacts to fit into your carry-on or backpack. It’s a great way to have access to water without using single-use plastic bottles. Just find a refill station and stay hydrated all day.
Patagonia is an awesome outdoor activewear company. They offer a lifetime guarantee on all their products. My favorite products are their super thin and durable nano jackets and Black Hole duffel/travel bags and backpacks. Read my Patagonia reviews here.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS)
Discounts: 15% instructor discount – you have to apply for it and teach a minimum of 6 classes per week. More info and sign-up here.