When it comes to dressing down, we鈥檙e first to stand up and praise athleisure. We鈥檙e all for finding ways to wear your comfies聽at work, but crew-neck cotton-fleece sweaters don鈥檛 always actually make the cut when it comes to a sweaty gym sesh. Thankfully, J.Crew and New Balance just released their collaborative workout line and, oh no, our keyboards are already covered in drool! J.Crew鈥檚 colorful, trendy take on New Balance鈥檚 fitness-wear expertise makes this line one that鈥檒l be worth shelling out for.

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The majority of the line, like one of our faves, the essential windbreaker ($158), marries performance and aesthetic so amazingly that the higher price point feels justifiable 鈥 you know it鈥檒l last, and it will for sure keep you stylish.

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Like, have you SEEN the thumb holes in the long-sleeve striped tee ($85)? Amazing for running.

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Not unlike these ultra-cute polka Dot running shorts ($66). Real talk: We would wear these with a silk blouse鈥

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鈥nd then we鈥檇 totally throw this softshell聽jacket ($262) over top. Oh yeah, and also wear it to the gym.

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You can literally never have too many leggings ($112).

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And their striped sports bra ($60) is not only adorbs, but totally moisture-wicking.

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This fitted and stretchy seamless hoodie ($124) is perfect for fall鈥檚 transitional days. One in each color, please!

Alright, fine 鈥 we鈥檒l DEFINITELY be rocking some of this as athleisure. These are pieces you鈥檙e gonna wanna keep smelling as fresh as the day you got 鈥檈m.

What do you think of the J.Crew x New Balance line? Let us know @BritandCo!

(Photos via J.Crew)