Nordstrom's Best Activewear Brand Is on Sale Right Now—Here's What to Buy

The 25 Best Buys from Nordstrom's Zella Sale


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When it comes to activewear brands, an absolute favorite among THE/THIRTY editors and readers is Nordstrom's Zella. In fact, the line's Live In leggings are always a top seller without fail. Seriously, what's not to love about the brand?

If you're not familiar with Zella, it's Nordstrom's in-house activewear line that features clothing for women, men, and kids. The high-performance pieces are of great quality, durable and supportive, and most of all, comfortable. And they're great for any type of workout. I can wear my leggings for indoor cycling, yoga classes, hikes, and even when I'm running errands. Plus, not only does it have amazing leggings and sports bras, but the brand also includes jackets, tops, socks, and even shoes.

The good news is from now until January 17, many selected Zella styles are 20% off online and in stores. So it's the perfect time to stock up on some gear, especially if you're getting more workouts in this time of year. Take a look at some must-haves to shop below.

If you're going to start with one piece of activewear from Zella, start with the Live In leggings. They're a total classic with moisture-wicking benefits and a no-slip waistband.

A longline sports bra is great because it provides so much extra coverage. This one has a scooped neck and a racerback.

Everyone needs a trusty workout tank, and this one is it. It's roomy enough to move in, but you won't be bothered by an extra fabric.

The tortoiseshell print takes this track jacket to the next level.

Designed for running, these leggings are lightweight and moisture-wicking and feature reflective details.

The bike-short trend isn't going anywhere. This pair has a tactile rib fabric for stretch.

Zella makes running shoes, too. These ones have a stretch-knit upper plus a structured cage overlay.

Sure, these work well during workouts, but you can also wear them for lounging, running errands, or traveling.

You can wear this long-sleeve tee during your sweat session, or as a layer before and after. There are thumbholes on the cuffs, too.

Take advantage of this sale to stock up on socks. You can never have enough of them.

The knot in the front ensures that this tank won't get in the way during your workouts.

Flared yoga pants have made a comeback. Did you know? These have a wide compression waistband and a hidden pocket to stash your keys.

Made for low-impact workouts, this sports bra has a hook-and-eye closure at the back that makes it easy to put on and take off.

Super lightweight, these leggings will keep you cool during your studio classes.

You don't have to worry about breathability here—it has a roomy and relaxed fit.

If you find yourself overheating during intense workouts, you'll want to pay attention to this bra. The back has perforations for plenty of breathability.

You have to love the pockets on these leggings. They also feature ribbing at the waistband and ankle cuffs.

This slightly cropped tank is made of stretchy jersey fabric, so you know what that means—it's extra comfy.

This top just screams relaxation. It's great to wear to and from the gym or just for those days when you want to be extra comfortable but still look cute.

You'll be comfortable enough wearing this sports bra even when you're not at a workout class.

Made from recycled fibers, these joggers are stretchy and so comfortable. You'll want to wear these every day.

The cozy wrap jacket is stylish enough to wear outside of workout activities, too.

These figure-sculpting leggings will keep you cool and dry since they're moisture-wicking.

This cozy sweatshirt has a high-low design so you've got a little bit more coverage in the back.

The wide ribbed waist make these shorts comfortable to wear. They also feature a brief liner and a hidden back-zip pocket.

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