08/13/2013 02:14 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Workout Clothes For Women: Our Favorite Celebs Show Us How To Sweat In Style (PHOTOS)

Hitting the gym doesn't always sound appealing, especially after a long day. But there is something you can do to make it a little less painful -- and it starts with what you put on your body.

Though your gym wardrobe may seem unimportant in the grand scheme of things, looking the part and feeling great in what you're wearing is a huge incentive to get into those workout clothes.

For some fashion inspiration, we're looking to our favorite celebs to show us how to break a sweat in style. So the next time you're stocking up on sports bras and spandex, make sure you follow these rules and you'll totally look the part.

1. Now is the time to wear short shorts.


Forever 21 Contrast Waist Workout Shorts, $12

2. Jazz up any look with a bright headband.


Lululemon Bang Buster Headband, $18

3. Don't be afraid to match your pants to your sneakers.


Under Armour "Fly By" Compression Capris, $33

4. A puffer vest is a great way to add a little warmth while still ensuring some ventilation.


MICHAEL Michael Kors Down Vest, $90

5. Dying to try the crop top trend? This is a great opportunity to do it.


Nike "Pro" Print Compression Bra, $35

6. The brighter, the better.


New Balance Ruffle Split Strap Bra Top, $17

7. Sunglasses are not only practical for workouts, but they also edge up any look.


Ray-Ban Classic Aviator Sunglasses, $145

8. When in doubt, black is the answer. Not only is black a classic, but it instantly slims.


GapFit Motion Long-Sleeve T, $44

More celebs looking great in spandex:

Celebrities Wearing Spandex

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