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Best of 2016: 9 Yoga Duds We Loved for Dudes

The proliferation of men's yoga-specific and -inspired fashion is a good indication that more guys are getting on board with mind-body workouts. Here, 9 of our favorite men's apparel items for style and comfort this year.

The proliferation of men’s yoga-specific and -inspired fashion is a good indication that more guys are getting on board with mind-body workouts. Here, 9 of our favorite men’s apparel items for style and comfort this year.

Wyler Knit Pants

PrAna 'Wyler' Knit Pants

Guys wanting to try yoga but not sure what to wear to class, look no further. Prana’s Wyler Knit Pants are great for beginners. The stretch-knit consturction and drawstring wasit provide ultimate comfort without hindering performance. These pants are so comfortable, you will likely find yourself weaing them outside the yoga room.

Nordstrom.com, $109

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Grateful Knit Pom Beanie

Coming out of a hot yoga class during winter can be a shock for the body. Every yogi knows that keeping your body warm after an intense workout is crucial for healthy muscles. Spiritual Gangster’s Grateful Knit Pom Beanie will keep your head and body warm during the coldest storms. We can’t think of a better intention than gratitude to broadcast via your beanie.

Spiritualgangster.com, $35

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SG Varsity Tee Heather Grey

SG Varsity Tee Heather Grey

The SG Varsity Tee’s classic, ultra-soft cotton/poly/rayon blend is great for a yoga class or wearing around town. The tee’s “Spiritual Gangster” message will fit right in in the yoga room.

Spriritualgangster.com, $48

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Patagonia Men’s R1 Fleece Hoody

Patagonia Men's R1® Fleece Hoody

This hoody from Patagonia is snug-fitting but stretchy enough for any pose. The polygiene permanent odor-control fabric allows for several wears before needing to wash, so don’t hold back during a sweaty workout. This classic staple for athletic men offers light insulation with breathability to stay comfortable in cold weather.

Patagonia.com, $159

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Skelly Bones Tee

Skelly Bones Tee

Anatomy nerds will get a kick out of the skeleton in Warrior II on this tee’s front pocket. The lightweight, slimming shirt also has a clever anchor to attach your shirt to your pants when it’s time to hop into inversions.

Thekozm.com, $42

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Men’s Unisex Open Heart Warrior Black Onyx Protection 108 Mala

Men's Unisex Open Heart Warrior Black Onyx Protection 108 Mala

Malas are a key part of the ancient practice Japa Meditation and are used to call upon certain energies and intentions we aspire to. Don’t be mistaken—malas are not just for women. The Men’s Unixes Open Heart Warrior Black Onyx Protection 108 Mala releases negative emotions, heals the body, and helps athletes increase strength, endurance, and perserverace.

Openheartwarrior.com, $148

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Continuum Pullover Brick

Continuum Pullover Brick

The Continuum Pullover in “brick” offers UPF 50 coverage for optimal protection from the sun when your regular outdoor yoga class picks up again this spring. We love that the polyester and spandex fabric is wrinkle resistant, so you don’t have to worry about hanging or folding the pullover when your body starts to warm up.

Soybu.com, $54

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T.H.E. Short 9

T.H.E. Short 9

When a yoga class starts heating up, you’ll want these sweat-wicking shorts from Lululemon to keep you dry and comfortable. The black compression luxtreme liner underneath will keep you confident about nailing every inversion without fear of too much showing. The linen texture adds a stylish touch to a workout short that other brands don’t provide.

Lululemon.com, $78

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Native Shoes ‘Apollo’ Sneaker

Native Shoes 'Apollo' Sneaker

This shoe’s vegan-friendly materials first grabbed our attention, but its lightweight breathability kept us hooked. Float out of the studio in style.

Nordstrom.com, $80

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