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What are the "cool" sportswear brands these days??

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GuinefortGrey Sun 05-Mar-17 11:45:32

As an aside to another thread I have running in Style & Beauty regarding teenage fashion, can anyone advise what are considered cool brands for sporty teenage girls? Girls that basically live in jodhpurs/jeggings and hoodies, but they have to be the "right" hoodies grin. DD1 is particularly into sport (and lounging around in equal measure) so where can I find clothes she will like and wear?

butmumineedit Sun 05-Mar-17 11:48:11

I have 2 dds age 12 and 16 who live in Nike and Addias , but only from JD Sports as apparently it is the only shop to buy from. It's bloody expensive though at £25 a top/ leggings and £50 a hoodie.

GuinefortGrey Sun 05-Mar-17 11:59:44

Ah! Yes, that is the vibe I was getting from my DDs - one of them turned her nose up at a new top from Sports Direct even though, to me it was the "right" brand. Obviously not the right shop though grin.

AlIsPoison Sun 05-Mar-17 12:11:29

Beyonce has a line at TopShop.

WhisperedLoudest Sun 05-Mar-17 12:14:20

Adidas seems to be the favourite where we are and Nike running style trainers (as opposed to Adidas for Stan Smiths)

AlexanderHamilton Sun 05-Mar-17 12:18:36

Dd (15) & DS(12) both like Nike but in dd's case it's because she finds their sportswear very durable & supportive for actually training in rather than a fashion thing. DS likes it because his favourite team use NIKE for their kit but I've found that for other sports he does Nike's dri-fit or whatever it's called is more comfortable to wear.

AlexanderHamilton Sun 05-Mar-17 12:19:38

We have a Nike outlet shop near to us which is very good but they are both happy with sports direct stuff.

feelingAncient Sun 05-Mar-17 20:40:06

Pink from the Victoria Secret range has all the work out clothes and lounge wear a girl could want. Massively popular now just get anything American and they'll die over it. 😂

MrsDoylesTeabags Sun 05-Mar-17 21:04:18

Just asked DS 16 who is into fashwaun <blue steel emoji>
he says Ivy Park which is Beyonce's label at Top Shop

Turquoisetamborine Sun 05-Mar-17 22:19:29

My 9yr old loves Hype clothing, again from JD Sports and pricey.

Mrskeats Sun 05-Mar-17 22:23:59

My oldest likes Gymshark and Victoria's Secret stuff

AndNoneForGretchenWieners Sun 05-Mar-17 22:24:56

Adidas, Nike and Ellesse according to DS16.

Alfiemoon1 Tue 07-Mar-17 09:35:19

Adidas but for girls it has to be originals according to dd Nike and ellesee. Pink undies from Victoria secret all of which are ridiculously expensive lol

Kikikaakaa Fri 10-Mar-17 14:06:54

Beyonce's Ivy Park range
Pink by Victoria secret

Are really the only accepted brands but New Look do sometimes do sports wear looks she will wear too

Davros Fri 10-Mar-17 14:47:05

Lululemon. I know, I'd never heard of it until this Xmas. It's expensive!

Kenworthington Fri 10-Mar-17 14:55:43

Ivy park
Nike - esp Nike pro leggings
Adidas- must be adidas originals (different logo)
Again all from JD or urban outfitters

Kenworthington Fri 10-Mar-17 14:56:40

Teen dd and ds say absolutely no to hype clothing as its for 'little kids' apparently. But the rucksacks are ok. hmm

Kikikaakaa Fri 10-Mar-17 14:59:39

Oh yes nothing except adidas originals I remember

Kikikaakaa Fri 10-Mar-17 15:00:20

DD1 has a hype jumper she absolutely adores.
The bags are bloody awesome!

sijjy Fri 10-Mar-17 15:05:33

My 16 yr old will wear Nike, adidas and ivy park from top shop.

RiverdaleJughead Fri 10-Mar-17 15:11:58

Nike, adidas, sometimes ellesse .. JD sports is the chav shop to my mates :') we prefer sports direct!

RiverdaleJughead Fri 10-Mar-17 15:12:16

Oh and new balance

RiverdaleJughead Fri 10-Mar-17 15:14:07

Misguided do cute activewear too

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