The denim industry may still be reaching for their jeans during quarantine, but the rest of the population is turning to sweats—specifically in vibrant shades and tie-dye effects.
A recent report from Trendalytics shows loungewear’s popularity is up 132 percent from last year, with tie-dye sweatpants’ popularity surging by 2,400 percent and tie-dye sweatshirts increasing by 473 percent. The cheerful colors and cozy makeup of a tie-dye sweat set serve as a sartorial escape.
Rivet rounded up some of the top tie-dye sweat sets circling the web that are bound to put you in a cool and calm mood.
Madewell Warm Tie-Dye Love Hoodie Sweatshirt
Madewell’s mauve and white tie-dye hoodie has hints of orange and purple to lift your spirits while you lounge around the house. It also has a “warm love” message printed on the left chest in case you forget.
Elwood Boxer Sweatpant
For a cooler vibe, try these top-selling sweats from skate brand Elwood. Featuring a subtle black-and-white dye effect, these joggers pair well with either the matching hoodie or a bralette in virtually any color.
Opening Ceremony Aries No Problemo Tie-Dye Sweatpant
It’s nearly impossible to sink into a bad mood when your pants are this bright. Featuring a kaleidoscope of color, these joggers intend to keep you worry free—and even remind you of that with a “no problemo” script written along the leg.
Free People ‘We the Free Be Free’ Tie-Dye Tee
If it’s too hot to wear a sweatshirt around the house, opt for a long-sleeved T-shirt in a funky tie-dye print. And the colors—navy, lavender and white—are every denim lover’s dream.
Dannijo Hailey Oversized Tie-Dye Cotton-Blend Jersey Hoodie
Look and feel like a cloud in this lightly colored hoodie from Dannijo, which co-founder Jodie Snyder-Morel said was inspired by a weekend spent tie-dying with her daughter.
Urban Outfitters Tie-Dye Fleece Jogger Pant
These lightweight, ultra-soft brushed fleece joggers feature just a hint of coloring for those who want to ease their way into the trend. The matching tank top and hoodie, both cropped, are also available for the full effect.
Abercrombie & Fitch Tie-Dye Wash Crew Sweatshirt
Wear this sweatshirt if you need a reminder of what the sky looks like. Pair with any leggings you already have for a loungewear feel, or throw on some jeans for a casual social-distancing stroll.
Asos Design Oversized T-shirt With Spiral Tie-Dye
Keep it light and airy with a baggy T-shirt covered in a cheerful lime green and denim blue color palette. Wear with bicycle shorts and long socks for an extra cozy effect.
Cotton Citizen Brooklyn Oversize Tie-Dye Hoodie
Splurge on high-quality sweats made in Los Angeles. Featuring heavyweight three-end French terry, you’ll understand why they’re considered an investment.
Carbon38 Stateside Tie-Dye Fleece Pullover
This tie-dye fleece pullover from Stateside features a banded waist and dropped sleeves for a fitted effect. The army green coloring pairs easily with virtually any color bottoms—including the matching joggers.
Carbon38 Stateside sweatshirt, $130, https://fave.co/35OI4jz