Whether you work out at home, in a gym, or head to classes to get your sweat in, you want to look and feel good doing it—which means no see-through leggings, sports bras that cut off your circulation, or biker shorts that slide down constantly. Feeling confident in your gym clothes is essential, and matching workout sets have proven to be the most trustworthy (and chic) choice for any workout from pilates to strength training to Tabata, yoga, and more.
Putting on a workout set that you love can make you feel like you have your life together (even if you don’t in the slightest), and that mindset can help you power through your workout, giving you feel-good endorphins from start to finish. It’s cliché, but it’s true: Your gym clothes can give you the workout motivation you’re lacking.
If you are leaning into your gym girl era and need a little extra boost of motivation, trust that these 20 workout sets can help, but think of them as the cherry on top of the rest of the feel-good steps you can take to be your happiest, healthiest self—like only doing workouts you really love, taking active recovery days, cycle-syncing your workouts, getting enough sleep, eating in a way that feels good for you, drinking plenty of water, taking your supplements, and so much more.
Ahead, the 20 workout sets that can help you feel as good on the outside as you do on the inside.