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By Shimron Singh | January 6th, 2023

How many of you have put their new year’s resolution as “I will go to the gym”? Don’t worry, you’re not alone in this boat. We’ve got you with some local gym wear brands that you can support to help you stick with your gym journey. Sometimes some new gym gear can actually motivate you to hit the gym because it shows your commitment. Plus, it makes you feel good so it’s a win-win.


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Photo: Avocado Hong Kong

Avocado is a Hong Kong and Los Angeles-based activewear brand, founded on the ideology of authenticity and being “as you are”. Their products are all designed and hand-crafted entirely in Downtown Los Angeles. They’ve got lots of pick-and-choose pieces made out of Sensil® Nylon 6.6 — a high-quality fiber that produces breathable, sweat-wicking, durable sportswear.

Rising Lotus

Photo: Rising Lotus

Rising Lotus is a local gym wear brand founded by Vivien So, who believed in comfort first with beautiful designs. Their activewear is functional yet stylish and sustainable. Rising Lotus’s products have grown a devoted community full of empowerment and positivity, so check out their Instagram for some positive affirmations during your gym journey.

Lane Eight

Photo: Lane Eight

With all the new gear you going on, you cannot leave the comfortable shoes to go with it. Lane Eight is a versatile and functional footwear brand that expands beyond the gym. You can wear it out and about on your daily coffee runs. It’s an investment.

BYO Active

Photo: BYO Active

B.Y.O Active or Be Your Own Active is all about choosing progress over perfection. They’ve designed functional and stylish activewear with high-quality fabrics, designed to put you to the test. Classic block colors with hues of pastel make it easy to wear and match with different pieces of clothing in your wardrobe.

V Apparel

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Photo: V Apparel

V Apparel is an inclusive and body-positive activewear brand that’s pushing the boundaries in Hong Kong. Their ethos is that women should every woman’s body shape is unique and beautiful. What makes their activewear unique? All the leggings are made of four-way stretch fabric that gives their leggings extra contouring, smoothening and slimming ability.

Caelum Greene

Photo: Caelum Greene

Caelum Greene is a lux athleisure brand that is designed for the everyday person. You don’t have to compromise on style because their uber-chic designs make it stylish to wear everywhere from a brunch day out to the office.

HAKA Active

Photo: HAKA Active

HAKA Active is a unique activewear brand that takes inspiration from the Maori culture and is on a mission to encourage women with the HAKA spirit. The spear on their gear embodies strength and courage to be your best self. This is is a brand with a strong message for its customers.


Photo: Aumnie

Aumnie is a Canadian-born wellness-inspired lifestyle brand, focusing on active and mindful living. Their beautiful pastel colors have a soothing aura, which will wind you down and get you ready for a great yoga session.

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