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.
Athleta is part of the GAP/Old Navy family. Unlike their sister brands, Athleta ALWAYS accepts returns if you are dissatisfied with the product. I am a huge fan of their chaturanga pants and relay crop leggings.
Athleta makes a great alternative lululemon’s Align leggings with their Powervita collection. Athleta also makes activewear for teens. They’re also a Certified B Corporation, which means they’re eco-friendly and plan on eliminating as much waste in their manufacturing process as possible.
Check out my Athleta reviews here.
Sizing: True to Size (order a size small if you are a size 6 lululemon). Sizes range offered in Regular, Tall, Petite and Plus Size.
B Yoga makes my FAVORITE yoga mat in the world. I love how rubbery the surface is. It’s very easy to clean and comes in a spectrum of fun and soul connecting colors. It’s made of natural rubber and 100% bio-degradable. B Yoga is based out of Ontario, Canada.
Check out my B Yoga review here.
Sizing: Travel, Everyday, Strong and Extra-Long mats
Discounts: Use code TRAN15 and receive 15% off at B Yoga.
Carbon38 is an LA based high-end activewear retailer for women. The online retail store was created by Katie Johnson Warner and Caroline Gogolak. They carry over 100+ of the best luxe activewear brands such as ALO Yoga, Beyond Yoga, Ultracor, etc.
Carbon38 also offers their own line of activewear. Everyone is obsessed with their Takara leggings and Ribbed Collection.
Read our Carbon38 reviews here.
Sizing: Runs True to Size. I wear a size SMALL in Carbon38 and size 6 in lululemon.
Inner Fire is an activewear brand based out of Vancouver, BC, Canada. Owned by Leah Emmott, Inner Fire makes women’s activewear and just released a new yoga mat collaboration collection with Supported Soul.
My favorite legging prints are their Deer Love and Moroccan Dream leggings.
Sizing: True to Size (sizing is similar to lululemon)
Inner Fire Coupon Code:
Jade Yoga Mat makes eco-friendly and biodegradable rubber mats. The mats come in various colors, thicknesses and lengths.
Sizing: Comes in various widths and lengths.
L’URV is a women’s activewear brand based out of Melbourne Australia. They’re known for their sleek fabrics and haute designs and details. I love their I’m On Clouds collection which offers scallop hemmed activewear. Read my L’URV reviews here.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS) – I wear a small in L’URV bottoms and size 6 in US womens. I recommend sizing up in their bra tops.
- Shop L’URV on Carbon38 and use coupon code SHMGY25 for 25% off.
- Get $25 off your first purchase of $100 on L’URV at Bandier. Click here for the code.
- Shop L’URV on Simply Workout and use code SCHIMIGGY for 20% off.
- Fitness professionals can apply to receive 25% off FULL PRICED merchandise. Apply here.
- They’re always offering special deals on their website. Check for promos here.
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.
NIKE is an all American activewear brand known for their affordable activewear and high performing running and sports shoes. The simple checkmark logo and their “Just Do It” slogan means anything is possible when you’re wearing NIKE. My favorite pieces are their Combat PRO shorts and leggings.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS) – Nike also offers PLUS sizing.
Niyama Sol is a men and women’s activewear brand based out of Las Vegas, Nevada. Their beautiful prints are often one and done, so get them while they last! They release new prints on a consistent basis. Approximately 2-4 designs released per month.
My favorite Niyama Sol pieces are the Hollywood tank top and Joplin, Hutch and Traveler leggings.
Sizing: True to Size – I wear a size 6 in Lululemon and S in Niyama Sol for reference.
Niyama Sol Coupon Codes:
- Get a 20% off Niyama Sol coupon code when you visit this link.
- Use Niyama Sol discount code SOLSCHIMIGGY for 10% off your first Sol Box Subscription. Read about the Sol Box subscription here and save up to 50% off a new outfit.
- Use Niyama Sol coupon code SCHIMIGGY or NIYAMASOL10 for 10% off all your orders (no limit).
- Shop Niyama Sol on Simply Workout and use code SCHIMIGGY for 20% off.
- Are you an instructor? Niyama Sol recently released an instructor program to offer fitness professionals 35% off their orders at Niyama Sol. Apply here.
- Free shipping on all USA orders!
PRANA is a men and women’s activewear, swimwear and lifestyle brand. They offer yoga products and accessories as well. All their products are sustainable and come with a lifetime guarantee. I am obsessed with their Wonderblock.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS)
Discounts: Free shipping on orders over $99. Click here to shop.
ProSource Fit is an online fitness products retailer. They offer hundreds of fitness products for all types of workouts and exercises. We recommend their arched back stretcher, yoga wheel, dumbbells and resistance bands.
Read some of our ProSource tutorials here.
REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc) is an activewear and outdoor equipment company based out of Seattle, Washington. They offer in-house labels as well as other brands ranging from low to high-end.
Some brands their offer are Marmot, Niyama Sol, Prana and Osprey.
Sizing: True to Size
- REI discounts are listed here.
- Join their membership program. It’s only $20 and allows you to earn points for your purchases and much more.
Sandcloud offers eco-friendly activewear, tops, beach towels and other accessories. They’re known for they super soft Turkish towels that do not collect sand. 10% of their proceeds are donated to organizations that preserve marine life and keep our beaches clean.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS)
- Get 20% off with Sand Cloud coupon code ALEXANDRAT.
Sankalpa is a women’s fitness apparel brand and yoga accessories company. Sankalpa works with a network of artists from around the world who get their designs printed on yoga mats and leggings. Their beautiful artwork is printed on leggings, yoga mats and more.
Read our Sankalpa reviews here.
Sweaty Betty is a UK based activewear brand for women. They create high quality products for all types of activities including skiing. They often collaborate with big brands such as New Balance and Liforme.
Check out our Sweaty Betty reviews here.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS) – I wear a size 6 in lululemon and fit a size small in Sweaty Betty.
Titika Active Couture is a Canadian women’s activewear brand. They’re like an inexpensive version of MICHI. They also sell yoga mats and accessories and have 3 in-house brands. I would love to try out one of their couture skirts!
Sizing: Runs Large (size down) – I wear a size 4 in Titika bottoms and size small in their tops. Sizing runs similar to Zobha.
TJ Maxx is a nationwide discount retailer that carries activewear for men, women, teens and kids. They carry brands such as EVCR, Scorpio Sol, Onzie, Reebok and Lorna Jane. Their brands are not listed online to prevent competition with brands. Most products are up to 70% off the original MSRP.
Discounts: Visit this link to find the best deals at TJ Maxx.
Sizing: Runs Small (size up)
I wear a size 6 in lululemon and wear a medium in Werkshop.
- WERKSHOP just launched their Werk Perks program! Get 10% off WERKSHOP coupon code when you sign-up here.
- They offer a Teacher Appreciation Program (15% off).
- Coupon codes cannot be combined during checkout.
- Also, look out for sample sales and discounts. Follow Werkshop on social media and sign-up for their e-mails to receive updates.
Yoga Democracy is a women’s activewear company based out of Arizona and owned by Natalie Oldroyd. They offer beautifully and eco-friendly printed leggings, swimwear and yoga mats.
Sizing: True to Size (TTS)
Yoga Design Lab makes awesome eco-friendly yoga mats, straps and wheels. They also have limited edition yoga leggings with laser cutout mandala patterns. $1 from every purchase goes to support youth programs around the world.
Sizing: I have not tried this brand.
Discounts: Generous yoga instructor discount of 50% off your first order. Sign-up here.
Yoga Paws makes the most portable yoga mats that can be worn on your hands and feet. Based out of San Diego, they created a product that will let you practice anywhere and anytime. The rubbery surface will keep your asanas in tact. Buy Yoga Paws on Amazon and online at their retail store.
Sizing: Small, Medium and Large sets