13 of the best places to buy plus size activewear at every budget

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If you’re someone who loves to break a sweat, chances are you’ve had to replace some of your activewear when it reached the end of its lifespan.

Depending on your budget, you can choose to splurge on the latest in high tech gear, keep things affordable by stocking up on the basics, or meet somewhere in the middle.

There’s no time like the present to switch things up in your wardrobe, and if you’re on the hunt for the best plus-size activewear picks, we’ve got you covered. 

Ahead, we’ve gathered 13 retailers where you’ll find some of the best activewear options at every price point.

Where to buy plus-size activewear under $50

Old Navy

High-Waisted PowerSoft Side-Pocket Crop Leggings. Image via Old Navy.
High-Waisted PowerSoft Side-Pocket Crop Leggings. Image via Old Navy.

While they may be best known for their casual denim and affordable family-friendly styles, you don’t want to sleep on Old Navy’s assortment of activewear. Available in sizes XS to 4X, their High-Waisted PowerSoft Side-Pocket Crop Leggings is just one of the many customer-approved picks that have racked up a near-perfect rating from thousands of customer reviews.

SHOP IT: Old Navy, $37 (originally $45)

Joe Fresh

Women+ Active Hoodie. Image via Joe Fresh.
Women+ Active Hoodie. Image via Joe Fresh.

Joe Fresh fits the bill when it comes to affordable activewear that can be worn pretty much every day. Perfect for running errands or running on the treadmill, you’ll find lightweight and breezy pieces that can easily be mixed and matched. Available up to a 3X.

SHOP IT: Joe Fresh, $20 (originally $24)

Halara

Basic U-Neck Plus Size Tank Top. Image via Halara.
Basic U-Neck Plus Size Tank Top. Image via Halara.

You may have come across one of Halara’s many ads on social media, but shoppers seem to agree that the brand's pieces actually live up to the hype. Find everything from workout-ready leggings and sports bras to fun styles like exercise dresses and cool streetwear styles up to a size 3X.

SHOP IT: Halara, $38

Fabletics

Sloane Run Short. Image via Fabletics.
Sloane Run Short. Image via Fabletics.

Fabletics is one shopping destination that can’t be beat if you're on the hunt for cute and on-trend activewear that won't break the bank. Choose from a monthly membership for $50 USD, and score the brand's newest styles at the lowest prices, or shop without one for finds in regular prices. Available up to 4X.

SHOP IT: Fabletics, 2 for $24 USD (VIP Offer)

Where to buy plus-size activewear under $100

Girlfriend Collective

Barre Unitard. Image via Girlfriend Collective.
Barre Unitard. Image via Girlfriend Collective.

After a lengthy hiatus due to the pandemic, international shoppers can once again shop Girlfriend Collective’s sustainable and size-inclusive activewear. Available up to a 6X, their versatile pieces are released in limited-edition seasonal colours that you won’t want to miss.

SHOP IT: Girlfriend Collective, $98 ($78 USD)

Adidas

Designed 2 Move High-rise 3-stripes 7/8 Sport Tights. Image via Adidas.
Designed 2 Move High-rise 3-stripes 7/8 Sport Tights. Image via Adidas.

Whether you’re looking for pieces to hit the gym or just have a sportswear-inspired feel, chances are you’ll find what you’re looking for at Adidas.The iconic three-stripe design is a staple in the world of athleisure, and many of the brand's styles are available in sizes up to a 4X. 

SHOP IT: Adidas, $65

Knix

Catalyst Front Zip Sports Bra. Image via Knix.
Catalyst Front Zip Sports Bra. Image via Knix.

The Canadian-based intimates label recently launched their very first activewear collection, which was designed to support bodies of all sizes through a wide range of movements. The Catalyst Front Zip Sports Bra is a customer-favourite that's available in sizes up to a 42H, while the rest of the collection runs up to a 4X.

SHOP IT: Knix, $98

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Lane Bryant

LIVI High-Rise Wicking Capri Legging With Pockets. Image via Lane Bryant.
LIVI High-Rise Wicking Capri Legging With Pockets. Image via Lane Bryant.

Known for their stylish women’s clothing up to a size 40, Lane Bryant now has their own dedicated activewear line called Livi Active. You’ll find sporty and loungewear styles in fun colours and patterns in an inclusive range of sizes.

SHOP IT: Lane Bryant, $71

Nike

Nike Sportswear Essential Crew. Image via Nike.
Nike Sportswear Essential Crew. Image via Nike.

Nike's range of women's clothing is available to shop up to a size 3X in the ultimate sporty-chic styles. You'll find their comfy fleece and laid-back streetwear, along with technical garments that are designed to keep up with your every move. 

SHOP IT: Nike, $74

Where to buy plus-size activewear over $100

Good American

Essential Bombshell Legging. Image via Good American.
Essential Bombshell Legging. Image via Good American.

Combining sporty and sexy style may not seem like a likely pairing, but you'd expect nothing less from a Kardashian-created brand. Co-founded by Khloé Kardashian, Good American offers activewear, swim, denim, and more in sizes up to a 5X.

SHOP IT: Good American, $107

Lululemon

Hooded Define Jacket. Image via Lululemon.
Hooded Define Jacket. Image via Lululemon.

Though they may not always have been the most size-inclusive retailer, Lululemon has been making strides to offer more of their women's styles in a wider range of sizes. You'll find select styles up to a size 20, with plans to increase the assortment even further.

SHOP IT: Lululemon, $138

Universal Standard

Cooper Motion Jogger. Image via Universal Standard.
Cooper Motion Jogger. Image via Universal Standard.

Designed with simplicity and sustainability in mind, all clothing from Universal Standard comes in an inclusive range between size 00 to 40. Their sleek silhouettes are designed to hug your figure, while still offering the comfort and support you crave. 

SHOP IT: Universal Standard, $140

Beyond Yoga

Spacedye Out Of Pocket High Waisted Midi Legging. Image via Beyond Yoga.
Spacedye Out Of Pocket High Waisted Midi Legging. Image via Beyond Yoga.

Celeb-loved brand Beyond Yoga has you covered for any and everything yoga. Their line of extended sizes come in sizes 1X to 4X, and includes their signature cozy space-dyed fabric for extra comfort. 

SHOP IT: Beyond Yoga, $127

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