Are you searching for high-quality, American-made yoga brands and apparel to add to your collection? Local brands rely on our dollars to keep their businesses alive. But you don’t have to sacrifice quality, or even affordability, to shop made in the USA clothing. We’ve rounded up 6 brands that we love that manufacture their activewear right here in the good ole US of A. The exciting news is that this list is anything but exhaustive. These are just some of our favorites that provide a wide range of prices, styles, and functions. Some of these on our “made in usa” list also make our list brands of organic clothing list as well!
Hardtail is committed to manufacturing in the US and has been, since its inception in 1992 in California. Company founders have three daughters, and have always had the philosophy of “girls can do anything” at the heart of the business. Hardtail provides timeless designs that can fit any need. Most everything is made from a super soft organic cotton fabric that has the perfect amount of stretch. Our #1 selling item for Evolve is their Bootcut Flare Pant which always is avail in 5 different colors and a few different tie dye patterns.
2) Beyond Yoga
Beyond Yoga is a USA-made brand that is transparent about the manufacturing process, from the cotton fields to your door. The brand is also more importantly, committed to utilizing Earth-friendly practices.
They are also one of the most transparent yoga clothing brands out there who are willing and actively sharing their process. They are always a customer favorite- offering the softest and most functional, form-flattering pieces.
Koral makes these super sheeny, shiny leggings that are everyones favorites. If you have seen shiny black leggings out on the street with a badass pair of boots and jean jacket and do a double take those are most likely Koral. The #1 favorite right now is the camo legging that is always a top seller. They also have expanded into some other matching shiny styles of bike shorts and bras to match. Everything is cut & sewen in the highest standards in downtown LA.
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Inspired by yoga on the beach, bonfires under the stars, and beautiful sunsets, Electric & Rose creates unique yoga and activewear apparel that is comfortable and fashionable.
Their products are USA made, beautiful, and functional (which is important when you enjoy inversions).
Most all of their collection is a tie dye combinations – always updated every season with new colors and dyes. Their fabric is an organic cotton blend with a bit of stretch. Made in downtown L.A.
It doesn’t get much more fun than wearing donuts, constellations, and a shimmering mermaid print during a yoga class. And outside of a yoga class, if I’m being honest. These USA made leggings from Emily Hsu will turn heads, are silky soft, and do what they’re supposed to do for you while you move your body. New prints are released seasonally but you can always find some staple pieces of fun mermaid shiny leggings in all different colors.
6) Good hYOUman
Good hYOUman is such a fun brand that also has a deeper story. They have one simple mission: to make you feel good. The brand, created by Brett Novek started the company to honor his late father who wanted him to do good for others. They partner with organizations and people who are committed to doing good and giving back. Some of them include the SurfRider Foundation, BOO2Bullying, The Giving Keys, and many others. They make some of the softest clothing I’ve ever felt. I actually wore this exact bra for at least 3 days straight because I didn’t want to take it off.
These 6 awesome made-in-America yoga companies can meet all of your activewear needs in a stylish, functional, and socially-conscious way. These brands, as well as many others, are willing to share their practices, which sets them lightyears above the rest.
Have you tried any of these brands? What are you favorites - either on or off this list!
Please comment below and let us know your favorites!
Sara Rosario (Evolve Staff)