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Work Wear That Feels Like Activewear

Aella High Waist Flare Pants

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Aella was created by designer Eunice Cho, who discovered that women's suits were uncomfortable and crazy expensive after starting business school. Her line focuses on work-appropriate basics, like these high waisted trousers, made from fabrics that perform similarly to activewear and feel just as good on the inside, while still looking professional on the outside. ($245; aella.co)

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Aella Single Button Blazer

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This chic blazer is made from Aella's signature Matte Skin fabric, which is machine-washable (yay!) and UV-blocking. ($192; aella.co)

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Aella Ankle Skinny Pants

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If you want to feel like you're wearing yoga pants to work, this slim, chic style is for you. You can even bike to work in these! ($198; aella.co)

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Carbon38 Gallium Blazer

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Online activewear boutique Carbon38 recently launched their own collection, which includes office-friendly athleisure pieces like this blazer. With a focus on being ultra-functional, many of the pieces in the collection can be worn multiple ways. The zipper on this jacket adds a fun element of detail, and it also allows you to transform it into a cropped style, so you get two pieces in one. ($245; carbon38.com)

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Carbon38 Lithium Printed Dress

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This sheath dress is made from the same fabric used for workout leggings, so it gives you both comfort and light compression. If this print is a little too loud for your office environment, don't fret––it also comes in black. ($165; carbon38.com)

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Lululemon Lab Collection Cutt Top and Awl Pant

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Lululemon's lab stores in NYC and Vancouver have been testing out all kinds of office wear, like these wide leg pants that are made from their proprietary lightweight recycled polyester stretch fabric. Some items tested in lab stores end up in regular Lululemon locations, so keep your eyes peeled! ($80 and $130; Lululemon Lab stores)

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Lululemon Lab Collection Awl Tank and Volly Pant

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This extra light tank and pant create a sophisticated summer suit you won't feel bad about sweating in. ($70 and $160; Lululemon Lab stores)

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Balsa Athletica Twisted Top

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NYC-based Balsa Athletica focuses on versatile tennis and golf gear that also happens to be completely office-friendly. This breathable top reverses from plain white to white with neon piping, and the scrunched neckline is stylish but also work-appropriate. ($195; balsa.nyc)

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Balsa Athletica No. 10 Pant

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Wear these moto-zip pants with a silky shell and blazer to the office, then switch out to a different top for a post-work activity. ($245; balsa.nyc)

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Athleta Lily Nolita Tank

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Athleta's ongoing collaboration with Derek Lam has produced some awesome career wear, like this feminine lightweight tank. ($98; athleta.com)

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Athleta Stripe Madison Ave Top

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Pair this top with a black or khaki pant and you're set. ($78; athleta.com)

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Kourtney Kardashian's Fitness Style Gives Khloe's a Run for Her Money

Push The Limit

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Kourtney Kardashian holds her pose like a pro and looks flawless doing it in all-black everything.

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Shoe Game Strong

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No neon here! Kourtney holds the shoe collection of every minimalist's dreams.

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Take It Outside

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Hit the trails and take your workout outdoors. We see those high waisted leggings, Kourt.

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Sister Workout Sesh

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Get those knees high, ladies. We know group workouts are always more fun, especially if you're in the Kardashian Klan.

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Pre-Workout Selfie

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Kim may be the selfie queen, but Kourtney is coming in strong with the fitness pics.

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Stylish Running Backpacks for Your Commute

10 Stylish Running Backpacks for Your Commute

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Have I ever mentioned that I run-commute? I love it. Two or three days a week, I skip the train and run to the office instead. Mostly, I try to plan ahead, bringing extra lunches and changes of clothes on the days I get into the office in a more conventional matter (read: the subway). But even then, I need to carry keys, glasses, my wallet, some work files, etc. while I'm on the run. So I rely on backpacks.

I started super basic, just tying my regular cloth one on as tight as I could and hoping for the best. Since then, I've learned that fabric and shoulder strap design make a huge difference in terms of comfort. But one thing I hate: So many running backpacks look like running backpacks. They're neon, or absurdly functional with a millions traps and zippers everywhere. I want a pack I can run with in the morning, then take out to dinner that night. These stylish options fit the bill. (Not a run-commuter? Check out these 15 gym bags for the sweaty but stylish.)

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REI Flash 18 Pack

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This REI pack ($34.50; rei.com) is surprisingly spacious, with a roomy sack and three inner pockets to organize items. Plus, it's convertible—turn it inside out and it becomes a stuff sack. The simple design and variety of colors means you can tote it around all day long without looking out of place. My one complaint: The first time I wore it running while wearing a tank, my collarbones ended up slightly chafed from the straps.

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JanSport Women's Agave Backpack

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Another bigger option, this daypack ($65; jansport.com) has AirCore shoulder straps designed specifically for women to prevent chafing. There are tons of pockets (even one for a laptop, though I've never tried running with that type of hardware), which makes organizing your fitness/life gear easy. I love the option of sticking your phone in the snug top pocket, and that the colors don't scream "RUNNING BACKPACK!"

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Rains Runner Bag

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This runner bag ($135; needsupply.com) is probably the most attractive of the bunch, and the one I was most excited to try. The sleek black material is totally waterproof, the straps and back are super-padded, and the interior is crazy roomy. The problem? This bag is huge. It still felt completely comfortable while I ran (and it fit a ton of stuff), but it was basically the size of my torso. Not surprising, since it's designed for men.

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Osprey Rev 1.5

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Designed for trail running, this bag ($70; ospreypacks.com) is on the smaller side—you'll be able to squeeze in a change of clothes, a wallet, your keys, and maybe some water, and you'll be at capacity. But it's simple and comfy, fitting close to the body with two chest straps to ensure the pack feels stable. The fabric that's pressed against your back is mesh, so it won't trap sweat. Don't love this style? Osprey has a Packfinder that helps you find your best fit.

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CamelBak Day Star 18

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For a super functional pack, this CamelBak option ($80; shop.camelbak.com) looks surprisingly chic. It comes with a water reservoir, which you can remove during shorter run-commutes to give yourself more room for a change of clothes or books. (There are also side pockets for extra water bottles.) Plus, it's designed for women, so it'll fit snugly for minimal bouncing. (See more of The Best Fitness Gear Built Just for Women.)

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The North Face Women's Microbyte Backpack

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Another made-for-women backpack, the sternum strap (with a whistle buckle, for those who are worried about safety) and removable waist belt on The North Face Microbyte pack ($85, thenorthface.com) add to the comfort. There's also a 13" laptop compartment and easy-access front pocket.

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Dakine Women's Shuttle 6L Backpack

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The pretty Shuttle pack (from $75; dakine.com) comes in three sizes: 6L, 8L, and 12L, depending on how much you like to pack. It's designed for biking (so the front panel expands to allow you to stow a helmet), but the sternum and waist straps work for running too. The shoulders and backpanel are super breathable, to minimize how much sweat is trapped while you're on the move. And the patterns and colors look even more chic than on some regular backpacks.

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Mammut Lithium Speed 15 Backpack

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Just because it's bright doesn't mean it's too fitness-y to work everywhere. The Lithium Speed ($63; backcountry.com) comes in a pretty yellow. It will fit a hydration system or whatever stuff you need to bring to work. It also has side straps that let you compress it flat when it's not quite full, which helps give you a smooth ride.

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Nike Vapor Lite

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Yes, there are some neon highlights on this Nike running bag ($70; nike.com). But they read more like a trendy, sporty accent rather than telegraphing an in-your-face rave effect. It's ultra-light, reflective (good for running at night), and has two side pockets to store things you may need to grab en route, like your phone or some snacks. Plus, both the back panel and shoulder straps are extra breathable. And despite looking slim, it fits everything you need.

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Black Diamond Bbee 11 Pack

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Another minimalist option, the Bbee ($50, blackdiamondequipment.com) is discreet enough to double as a workbag (it comes in a professional black or grey too) and functional enough to make your run-commute comfortable. The nylon is ultra light, and the contoured shoulder straps help minimize bouncing.

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