Healthy Life

Local, Luxe Activewear Brands to Live In

Southwest Florida activewear designers blur the line between streetwear and athleisure, turning heads in and out of the gym.

BY June 29, 2023
Southwest Florida Athleisure brands
The two-toned Capricious leggings from Naples’ MKTB provide a natural booty lift. Cassidy pairs them with Naples-based Nikkib Sportswear’s Jessica Ribbed Crop Sports Bra. (Photography shot on location at Paradise Coast Sports Complex in Naples by Anna Nguyen)

Learn the Ropes

Naples-based KOUII’s Érable Klayé Bra and Kyi Lu Klayé Shorts level comfort with compression for a perfect fit. Model Cassidy pairs the set with Naples’ Anya & Niki’s The Davie Backpack (far right). Center: Model Dilara sports Fort Myers’ Increase the Peach’s leather-looking Glow Luxe Sports Bra and High Rise Leggings with Anya & Niki’s adjustable The Orlando Bag.



Fight the Resistance

Nikkib Sportswear is known for looks that easily transition from the gym to lunch. The Signature Nikkib Sports Bra and Leggings in a bright snow white keep you cool on sunny days, while a drawstring waist maximizes comfort.




Stretch it Out

Dilara stuns in MKTB’s vanilla-hued Levanter set, with an asymmetrical cutout feature on the top and drawstrings on the bottoms to easily adjust from biker to short-shorts. Left: Naples-based Style Loft Activewear’s comfy-cute Ribbed Crop Top Light Support and Multi-Use Jogger are lightweight with modest coverage—perfect for a morning run.


Photographer: Anna Nguyen
Stylist: Erica Thebaud
Hair and Makeup: Dani Taverna, Duality Artistry

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