Today, activewear is getting much more play, becoming streetwear staples that are no longer reserved for the gym. “Athleticwear represents the height of comfort and movement, so it’s logical that items of that nature would be integrated into one’s everyday wardrobe,” explains Jay Bell, SVP of Men’s Designer & Developing Collections. The trend is having a major moment this spring, with pieces like hoodies and bombers appearing in collections from the likes of Givenchy, Neil Barrett, Balenciaga and more.
To work pieces like a track suit into your daily look, Jay recommends breaking apart the matching jacket and pants to mix sensibilities. “I would wear the track jacket separately with a pleated dress pant and a smart white sneaker. I like the juxtaposition of classic versus athletic—blending the two concepts together,” he says. Read on for more of his expert tips and our mens team’s stylish edit.