Black and gray workout apparel is so early 2010’s. Now, heading out to the gym or for a run requires wearing shades not just to protect your eyes from the sun, but to protect your eyes from all the bold and bright hues that are trending in fitness fashion. Pairing a colorful cropped pant with a basic colored workout top will add pizzazz to your boring sweat session apparel stash.  If you haven’t added colorful patterns and prints to your workout attire, then it’s time to go from basic to bold with any of these bright, spring cropped leggings on Skinny Mom’s favorite list.

Arrow Be Free Knicker: Lightweight and cinched at the knee makes this capri functional, but the fun pattern makes it fashion forward. Athleta is known for quality fitness apparel, and their new prints for spring make them fashion savvy too.

Arrow Be Free Knicker in green

Chatarunga Capri: Offered in ocean hues of blue and turquoise, these capris are the perfect representation of spring and cheerfulness. The solid tones offer versatility in pairing with your existing workout gear to leave a bright impression.

Chaturanga Capri Athleta blue

Old Navy Compression Pants: Old Navy’s line of compression pants have made quite a name for themselves with the quality and functionality features they offer at an affordable price. Now, they are creating a buzz for the bright colors they are offering.

women's old navy active compression capris in pink

GapFit gFast Cropped Capris: Neons and corals are on the must-have list across the board in spring and summer fashion. It makes perfect sense to add these color staples to your workout wardrobe with Gap’s moisture-wicking performance capris.

gapfit gfast cropped capris in neon yellow

Forever 21 Athletic Yoga Capri Pants: If you haven’t already discovered that Forever 21 makes fitness apparel, then consider yourself in the know. Not only is the retailer known for affordable fashion forward everyday clothing, they are leaving no trend untapped when it comes to their fitness line, as well.

athletic yoga capri pants forever21 in light blue

Anthropologie Floral Burst Crop Leggings: The boho-chic retailer, Anthropologie, isn’t missing the bus on the fact that fitness fashion is becoming a priority in wardrobes. Their floral burst leggings can easily take you from the gym to lunch simply by throwing on a tunic and no one will even suspect you just finished spinning your keester off.

pure good geodiamond crop leggings

Anthropologie Pure + Good Geodiamond Crop Leggings: Another print that could easily be paired with an everyday top from your closet for a day outfit serves double duty as trendy workout wear. Fun and funky, which is what Anthropologie is known for, will spark conversation over these fun leggings.

floral burst crop leggings

Roxy Get Faster Capris: Bright and bold are only a few features that make this pant a great pick for workouts. Mesh inserts for high-sweat areas, reflective detail, and a hidden zipper pocket are just a few of the functional features that make these a must-have.

get faster capri tights in bright pink

‘Epic Run’ Dri-FIT Print Capris: Nike knows fitness gear, no doubt about that. And knowing the spring fashions is another priority for Nike with their spring offerings. These capris will offer you support and a nomination for best-dressed list when you show up for your workout.

epic run dri fit print capris black band and pink print

‘Fly By’ Compression Capris: Color blocking is a trend that is carrying over from last year’s spring fashions, but Under Armour has added a subtle kick to it with this line of compression capris. Color combos that make brightening your wardrobe simple without having to add too much pattern if subtlety is more your cup of tea.

fly by compression capris in bright blue

‘Legend 2.0′ Capris: Another Nike favorite to add to the list if a solid hue is more your style. All the functional priorities that Nike puts in their workout gear offered in berry tones that will make getting prepared to work out more fun than usual.

legend 2 capris in magenta

Calvin Klein Performance Graphic-Print Active Capri Leggings: If you like bold, fun, and funky, you can’t go wrong with this trendy print that is sure to turn heads when you’re pumping iron.

calvin klein performance graphic print active capri leggings

Calvin Klein Performance Printed Ombre Cropped Leggings: Ombre is the print of the season. From hair to accessories, ombre is making waves across fashion borders. Your fitness wardrobe shouldn’t be left out. These geo-print leggings won’t let anyone forget that you got your workout in!

calvin klein performance printed ombre cropped leggings

‘Camarillo’ Capri Surf Leggings: This print more subtly states serene and coastal while still offering that pop of color that is on trend. The drawstring elastic banded waist makes it easy to find a perfect fit while staying perfectly in season.

camarillo capri surf leggings

PRISIMSPORT Capri Leggings: Missoni inspired, this trend has also made its way to the active section of clothing. The zigzag pattern is another fashion statement that seems here to stay, and these capris are a great way to sport the trend.

prismsport capri leggings

Nike Legend 2.0 (Tight Fit): A continuation of the ombre trend blended with a pattern, these Nike capris offered in a variety of bright colors take you from running around the block to running errands while still looking chic.

nike legend 2 tight fit in pink and white

Gym Color Me Up 3/4 Tights (Tight Fit): Puma knows athletes and it appears they know their geometric prints, as well. In fun, bright, multi-colored options, these capris can jazz up any boring workout number.

gym color me up 3:4 tights in pink and purple

Fila Women’s Parallax Polyester Tight Capri Pants: Another spin on color blocking crossing the lines from runway to treadmill, this bright capri option is another way to more carefully step into the fun fashions in fitness.

fila womens parallax polyester tight capri pants in pink with black and blue band

Teeki – Designer Active Wear: Mermaid Capri: A psychedelic snakeskin print in bright colors make this an excellent choice for a unique and fashion forward addition to your workout wardrobe.

teeki designer active wear mermaid capri

Adidas Ultimate Printed Capri: Turn heads in this retro-inspired print from Addidas that will wake up any droopy-eyed gym goers with its funky presentation.

adidas ultimate printed capri

C&C California: Abstract Multi Print Velocity Capri: Breathable stretch fabric with a colorful trendy print that is still unique enough to leave a lasting impression. These capris are a great pick to snazz up your sweat sessions.

c and c california abstract multi print velocity capri

Spanx Ready to Wow!™ Capri Structured Leggings: Spanx used to be known for wearing under your clothes, but cover them no more with their stylish and slimming capri workout pants in spring colors.

spans ready to wow capri structured leggings in red

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