Best of 2017: YJ Editor Top Picks in Yoga Pants, Props, Malas + Mats

Yoga Journal picked the best yoga gear of the year—from art-inspired mats, and ultra-comfy leggings, to jewelry and home decor. Here, our top 23 yoga essentials to bolster your yoga practice and lifestyle. (They also make great last-minute gift ideas, hint, hint!)

This year, hundreds of cool products hit the yoga market. So we at YJ sifted through the noise and handpicked the best gear of the year. Below, check out our favorite mats, props, malas, and more. In the spirit of shedding a spotlight on smaller organic-centric, fair-trade companies, many of these products come from brands you've probably never heard of. Bonus: several of these are give-back businesses, where a portion of proceeds go to good. Here, our 23 favorite yoga essentials of 2017.