Would You Bend Backward for These $450 Yoga Pants?May 24, 201601:43
$450 ... for yoga pants?!
The athleisure market clocks in $35 billion annually, and now a new class of activewear is catering to luxury shoppers.
High-fashion, high-performance brands are selling their wares at up to $450 for a pair of Fendi workout leggings.
Thomson Reuters retail analyst Jharonne Martis says street style and the runway are colliding, leading to workout clothing that's more about making a statement than breaking a sweat.