Article by Jason Stacey
The demand for yoga clothes is growing rapidly as this ancient Indian discipline becomes popular by the day. It’s all about finding comfort with style in good quality fabrics.
All popular yoga forms such as Iyengar, Hatha or Ashtanga and of course Bikram are now common names in the West with avid fans. Yoga studios are everywhere and there is no dearth of yoga teachers. This has led to the demand for yoga accessories, yoga clothes and specialised yoga wear. More women and looking to find the perfect yoga pants and tops, and yoga clothes are now fashionable and almost statement wear as they represent a lifestyle choice too.
Yoga clothes for women consist of yoga baggy pants or harem pants and easy to wear yoga tops and yoga vests. Yoga clothing has developed into a stylish range of clothing that actually can be worn outside the studio as well and is represents a lifestyle choice. Popular wear includes the statement Harem pants usually made from bamboo and created for extreme comfort yet providing superb fit as well as cover for the studio. Cropped bamboo pants, organic cotton yoga Ashtanga bottoms and Bikram yoga shorts are all popular yoga bottoms. Bamboo harem pants for yoga look very stylish and can be worn outside too with a pair of heels for eco chic. For Bikram yoga for example yoga tank tops or yoga biker shorts are incredibly popular as it allows easy movement plus freedom and ease in the hot and sweaty studio. Made with bamboo fabric it allows for breathability and bamboo is naturally anti bacterial so it makes sure that you stay as comfortable as possible by wicking away the moisture next to your body to the outside of the fabric where it can be dried by the air.
You can move in ease and enjoy your postures in comfort at the same time looking stylish enough to walk out of the studio in the same pair of pants. Yoga clothing has become just that much more versatile. All you need are a couple of yoga tops and yoga bottoms in light neutral easy on the eye colours that you c an switc h over. Popular yoga wear colours are light beiges, tea rose, browns and anything from the earth palette rather than synthetic.
A lot of yoga wear is made from cotton or Bamboo which is completely natural and also one of the more sustainable plants on earth. With its soft drape and soft feel it is the chosen fabric for yoga wear. As most yoga enthusiasts prefer something earthy, natural and sustainable, organic bamboo and cotton fit the bill very well for yoga wear.The feel and touch of bamboo cotton is incredibly soft, it is also a very light fabric and super comfy that once you have it on it becomes almost like second skin.
Good yoga clothes brands will make sure the fabric is sustainably sourced, the clothes are made either in Europe or with fair trade suppliers abroad. A good brand will also promise durability, will offer an organic bamboo and cotton range and will not cost the earth. Although not very cheap, prices should reflect good value too.
About the Author
Life is a gift of God and we need to nourish and enjoy it and Yoga exercises is the way to enrich this lovely gift. Yoga products like Manduka yoga mats and yoga clothes of various kind help in today’s world to full fill your healthy lifestyle dreams.