A good pair of leggings are a wardrobe essential and the perfect partner to any top. The best activewear brands create eco-friendly bamboo leggings that are super soft, breathable, stretchy and durable.
They’re also naturally antibacterial, moisture wicking and have UV protecting properties making them the most comfortable and versatile piece of clothing you can own. Bamboo is also one of the fastest growing plants and grows without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides, so it is one of the most environmentally friendly fabrics.
The team at MiiK pays close attention to detail to ensure that their eco-friendly leggings are made from the highest quality and ethically produced. The brand uses its own custom milled organic bamboo fabrics and carries out all grading, cutting and sewing of their activewear in-house. MiiK believes sustainability is an ongoing process and places it at the core of everything they do.
O2wear makes its leggings from organic, skin-friendly bamboo fabric that is eco-friendly and biodegradable. The fabric is soft, breathable and stretches well, and they fit perfectly. They’re ideal for everyday wear and go well with all your t-shirts and tops. The high waistband is designed to stay in place and not roll down, even when wearing them all day.
These cosy, super-soft and breathable leggings are made from bamboo viscose and organic cotton that is gentle on the skin. They are a thicker, opaque fabric that is not see-through and are great for daily wear, travel and light exercise, like walking or yoga. However, they are not made from performance fabrics so won’t be suitable for highly intense workouts.
Boody is a sustainable fashion brand creating everyday soft and comfy clothes to help you feel good. Its organic bamboo viscose leggings are soft, breathable and itch-free, as well as being OEKO-TEX certified, meaning they’re free from harmful chemicals. Its bamboo is also FSC certified to guarantee it comes from sustainable and ethically managed forests. The brand works with a responsible factory and is WRAP certified for humane working conditions. It also donates a percentage of its profits to TRAID, which works to minimize and improve the impact of fashion on people and the planet. women’s bamboo leggings