7 new athletic dresses

Cycle in Fendi’s version and dance in Outdoor Voices.

The new generation of athletic frocks are sophisticated and functional. Whether you choose a sweatshirt-inspired mini that’s perfect post-workout or a true fitness dress meant for active pursuits, these styles transition seamlessly into everyday life.

outdoor voices exercise dress

With a selection of on-trend hues to choose from and workout-friendly features like a leotard liner and quick-drying fabric, the brand’s newly-introduced silhouette is suitable for lifting weights, hiking, dancing, and more.
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tory sport sleeveless track dress

Like a tracksuit, but a dress, this figure-highlighting shift is made from a flexible knit fabric. It’s best worn on active recovery days. Think: perusing farmer’s market offerings and taking a leisurely cruise on a bike.
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the upside hoya recovery dress

After a post-workout shower, there’s nothing better than slipping into something loose, cozy, and style-forward. Wear this lush velour hoodie dress with clean neutral kicks to get into the rest and recovery mindset.
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michi shadow dress

This dress looks simple from the front, but features a plunging ribbon-accented back detail, making it easy to throw over leggings or shorts as an extra layer for to and from your workout, but sophisticated enough to pair with heels once it’s over.
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p.e nation stroker ace dress

This retro dress is yet another example of the ‘90s revival trend. Wear it with sneakers evocative of the same era for daytime or an afternoon on the courts, then add statement earrings for a casual dinner out.
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fendi short dress

Sweat-wicking fabric and a built-in liner mean the dress can stand up to an intense cycling class. But mixed with a bomber and ankle boots, it makes for a comfortable outfit option for an evening out.
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alala tank dress

This minimal midi-length shift is highly transitional. Try it on its own during fall’s early warm days, then with a denim jacket later in the season. Sneakers of any kind make a flawless match, including the ones you actually wear to train.
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