The Making of Powervita: A New Breed of Yoga Fabric
Over a year ago, our design team, along with our merchandising partners, set out to create a new-breed yoga fabric…
One year later, we introduced Powervita – a beyond soft fabric that has interlocking construction to provide light compression that delivers just-right support for a fit that hugs your body perfectly.
Made from Nylon/Lycra® Spandex, the fabric has interlock construction that provides a light compression, while still being wicking and breathable.
The best thing about Powervita? How soft it is. We double-brushed the fabric to make it unbelievably buttery soft, so you will want to wear it even when you aren’t on your yoga mat.
For our January launch, we are featuring a fun new print and a few solids. Look for more styles and colors, coming later in 2017.
After launching a new line of products made with Powervita, we received some questions on Powervita is different from our other yoga fabrics, so focus on how Powervita stacks up to the two other yoga fabrics – Pilayo + Recycled Poly.
So, how does Powervita differ from our other yoga fabrics, Pilayo and Recycled Poly?
Our newest yoga fabric double-brushed and unbelievably soft, with light compression that delivers just-right support. The fit hugs the body perfectly, and provides total coverage so you have total confidence in every pose.
- A super-soft second skin
- Our lightest weight fabric
- Made of Invista Tactel which has a soft sleek hand and Invista Lycra for stretch
- Super subtle micropeach finish makes this a fabric you’d want on your body all day
Originally designed for yoga, Pilates and other studio workouts, our signature Pilayo® and power Pilayo® are favorites because of their stretch and recovery. This means the fabric moves with you for hours and bounces back into place for great support and comfort.
- Wicking, breathable
- Cottony-soft, superior stretch & recovery
- UPF 50+ rated fabric
- Made from Supplex® Nylon/Lycra® Spandex
This sleek, stretchy fabric is wicking, breathable and rated UPF 50+. Plus, it’s super-lightweight and soft. We’re designing yoga, run and everyday bottoms with it, and using it in more of our support tops and bras because it helps us lessen our impact on the environment.
- Lightweight, sleek & stretchy
- Breathable & wicking
- UPF 50+ rated fabric
- Made from Recycled Polyester/Lycra® Spandex