If we could, we would declare 2016 as the Year of Athleisure. In on fell swoop, HR heads across the globe had to make amends to their dress code policy what with it being acceptable to wear sweatshirts and yoga pants outside the gym. As much as we enjoyed the comfort this trend afforded and came up with new ways to pair sneakers with all possible outfits, it’s time for it to retire. That is not to say we want to give up on this sportswear inspired trend altogether. The new version of athleisure is sports luxe. Think luxurious fabrics, tailored silhouettes and muted colours. Here are a few ways to get on this trend bandwagon.