Category: "Apparel" Articles

The Evolution of the Swimsuit
May 1, 2021
Creating a swimwear-themed magazine issue would be incomplete without diving into the rich history and evolution of the swimsuit itself. Between the industrial and material innovations and the rise and fall of trends, both...
Athleisure Essential for Autumn 2020
September 28, 2020
Athleisure tends to be a category of clothing that is worn and worn until it’s falling apart at the seams. Like that favorite pair of black leggings, so perfect that no one realizes you’ve...
Affordable Athleisure Brands You Need to Try 
July 8, 2020
More time at home means more time spent in athleisure, so we have compiled a list of AFM-approved brands that will keep you comfortable while working and sweating from home this summer. Discount Gym...
Save vs. Splurge: Athleisure
May 7, 2020
AFM’s take on popular athleisure brands. Living in one of the fittest cities in the world, wearing athleisure is the norm. Grabbing lunch after running around Lady Bird Lake? Athleisure. Going shopping after a...
10 Hacks to Make Your Gym Clothes Last Longer
February 1, 2020
Do you have an outfit you love to wear to the gym? Maybe a pair of leggings that tone your thighs nicely or a t-shirt depicting your favorite band? No matter your sense of...
Finding the Right Fabric For You(r Workout)
July 15, 2019
We all work out differently. Whether we are wearing clothes for running long distances or finding the stretchiest leggings to twist our bodies into a pretzel, there are different types of fabrics that are...
From Bulky Wool to Full-Body Suits
May 1, 2019
At the 2009 World Aquatics Championships, swimmers raced in colorful swimsuits which covered their chest and legs, part of a full-body suit movement that shattered swimming records. “These suits were bullets,” says Mel Stewart,...
Fast Fashion Faux-Pas
February 28, 2019
Making your closet more sustainable.
Holiday Gift Guide
November 30, 2018
Our 2018 holiday gift list is local, affordable and all around fun. You’re sure to find the perfect gift inspiration for all of your loved ones.
Aviator Nation
October 31, 2018
After being involved with ACL the last six years, Aviator Nation finds a permanent home in Austin.
The A-List: Summer Must-Haves
June 1, 2018
At Austin Fit, we pride ourselves on being original, well-researched and above all, fun. The A-List is a curated list of our team’s favorite products and tips based on personal experience and expert advice....
2018 Summer Fun Guide
May 1, 2018
We’ve compiled the best places in Central Texas to stay cool and active this summer as well as what to wear while doing it.
The A-List: Spring and Summer Must-Haves
May 1, 2018
COOLA Travel Size Organic Sunscreen Spray $20  Organic Bronze (The Domain) Whether you’re packing your bags for a getaway or heading to Barton Springs pool, this organic, TSA-compliant sunscreen will meet your every need. Sheer,...
The 15th Annual Swimsuit Edition
May 1, 2018
It’s that time of year again! The sun is out and so is our annual swimwear issue.
A Sustainable Loop
March 1, 2018
Running serves a purpose. In the new year, many set goals to lose weight or complete a marathon. During the year, running can be used to destress or catch up with friends on Lady...
The A-List for SXSW 2018
March 1, 2018
At Austin Fit, we pride ourselves on being original, well-researched, and above all, fun. The A-List is a curated list of our team's favorite products and tips based on personal experience or expert advice....
Race Day Shoes
February 1, 2018
We Tried to Keep Pace with Skechers Performance Athlete, David Fuentes, to find out what to consider wearing when we lace up on race day.
The A-List
January 1, 2018
At Austin Fit, we pride ourselves on being original, well-researched and above all, fun. We’re excited to announce the addition of The A-List to our monthly issue — a curated list of our team's...
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