Elizabeth Day: ‘Life is full of failure. But it’s never too late to change your life’
Elizabeth Day: ‘Life is full of failure. But it’s never too late to change your...

Jennifer McShane

We’ve found the perfect SPF: It’s quick-drying, lightweight and moisturising
We’ve found the perfect SPF: It’s quick-drying, lightweight and moisturising

Shayna Sappington

Sunday brunch: Easy vegan apricot & pistachio pastries
Sunday brunch: Easy vegan apricot & pistachio pastries

Meg Walker

Marianne Smyth, aka @smythsisters, on her capsule wardrobe essentials
Marianne Smyth, aka @smythsisters, on her capsule wardrobe essentials

Holly O'Neill

5 brilliant documentaries made for watching on a lazy Sunday
5 brilliant documentaries made for watching on a lazy Sunday

Jennifer McShane

Delicious vegan-friendly spots to try for a weekend brunch in Dublin
Delicious vegan-friendly spots to try for a weekend brunch in Dublin

Jennifer McShane

10 steamy shows and films celebrating the power of women
10 steamy shows and films celebrating the power of women

Jennifer McShane

Image / Editorial

The IMAGE AW Trend Report: The Perfect Fit With Athleisure


by IMAGE
23rd Aug 2016
blank

Perfect Fit

Luxe fabrics and feminine detailing have transformed the classic sports aesthetic into something worthy of cocktail hour. This is elegant athleisure.

Left-right; Marni, Grinko, J.W Anderson

atheltic_2

Left-right; Mugler, Rag&Bone, M.Pearl

athletic_3

Left-right; All J.W Anderson backstage AW16

atheltic_4

Left-right; Joseph, C.Korea, J. Conran

The Hero Pieces

hero

Left; Zip up sweatshirt with embroidery, Ganni, €215.34, Top middle; Sequin trousers, Sonia Rykiel, €1,949, Top right; Long dress, Zara, 17.95 Bottom middle; Bandage dress, Christopher Kane, €955, Bottom right; Oversized shirt, Stella McCartney, €755.

See this trend and more in the IMAGE Magazine September issue; available nationwide.

Also Read

blank
AGENDA, EDITORIAL
TV presenter Kate Garraway’s husband ‘may never ‘have any kind of life’ after Covid battle

By Jennifer McShane

blank
EDITORIAL
“You’re weird Mammy… other mothers iron”: Author Elske Rahill on writing and motherhood

“Every baby costs you a book” – that’s something women...

By IMAGE

blank
EDITORIAL
‘We went to the zoo today – and life felt deliciously normal’

What’s seldom is truly wonderful, writes Amanda Cassidy Dublin Zoo...

By Amanda Cassidy

blank
EDITORIAL
Nutritionist Daniel Davey’s harissa squash with giant couscous

This is a perfect lunch recipe, and the harissa does...

By Meg Walker

Women with MS who take medication, especially immunosuppressants, cannot become pregnant unless they come off medication.
premium HEALTH & WELLNESS, REAL-LIFE STORIES
I had to weigh up the possibility of losing my mind against losing my future children

Holograms of the children she may never have dance across Dearbhla Crosses' mind as an MS diagnosis and Covid-19 are unwelcome reminders of her biological clock ticking.

By Dearbhla Crosse

blank
EDITORIAL
Is marketplace feminism stealing the limelight from real female-driven issues?

‘Femertising’ is big business. Brands are increasingly taking advantage of...

By Amanda Cassidy

Vegan
EDITORIAL
Delicious vegan-friendly spots to try for a weekend brunch in Dublin

Check out three of our favourite vegan/veggie-friendly spots in Dublin...

By Jennifer McShane