Whether you are looking to buy a gift for someone who does yoga everyday, multiple times a day, and doesn’t care about materialistic things; or for someone who tends to go to yoga class right before their shopping sprees – you can’t go wrong with a yoga mat. It doesn’t matter what brand of yoga mat you own, if you use it everyday you will need to replace it eventually. Daily use wears the little grooves designed to stick to your feet, making the surface slippery when you sweat. So take a look at these beautiful yoga mats I found at Urban Outfitters and other colorful stores and see if any of them catch your eye.
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Today is officially the end of the second work week of 2015. How are you holding up so far? I hope you are feeling amazing! I have high hopes for this year and I am taking advantage of every day. Can you believe we are on the ninth day of 2015? I do! I am enjoying myself but I am also working working working. I also took a look at my workout clothes and decided they needed revamping. There’s nothing like a cute new top to motivate you to get your butt out of bed and go jogging. Here are some of the cute goodies I found.
My absolute favorite workout pants are the Zella Live in Capris but I was getting tired of always wearing black capri pants. I’m so happy to see they released the same pants with a dotted pattern. They are adorable, comfortable and practical.
Finding the perfect pair of workout pants is not as easy as you’d think. Some leggings are not comfortable. Others are made of thin fabric causing them to stick to your legs showing every little imperfection. Sometimes pants are tight in weird places giving your body a weird overall shape, making things bulge where they are not supposed to. Others are see through and you only realize until you’re in some awkward pose in the middle of your pilates class that everyone can see your underwear. It has taken me years to find the perfect pants that shape my body the way I like it and are tight in all the right places. You might be thinking, “Hey lady just wear whatever. You’re going to go sweat.” That might work for some people but I personally do not feel like working out when the pants I’m wearing make me feel like an improperly stuffed sausage. So if any of you are picky like me. I recommend these Zella pants.
The Beta Fish 38″ longboard from Riviera Longboards is the little brother of the Sea Snake. This board has all the same qualities as the elder, but boasts a shorter wheel base and length to give it a “whippy” ride and a bit more agility when you’re busting flat-ground tricks. You’ll find more comfort on this board while free-riding and sliding at slower speeds than its older sibling.
The Burton Custom Flying V Snowboard puts a modern twist on the original Custom board. Flying V gives you the best of both rocker and camber for freedom and fun everywhere on the hill. There’s a smattering of tech, like Frostbite edges, Squeezebox, and The Channel mounting system to squeeze out every last bit of performance. And with its team-tested heritage, you already know the Custom is up to whatever you throw at it.
Ultimate HD action camera from Polaroid with super sleek and portable design that’s mountable, weather proof, and splash proof. Records HD 1080p/720p video and professional 6MP still photos with 124-degree viewing angle. Equipped with a microphone, LED indicator, and built-in high capacity battery that records up to 90 minutes.
A wireless shutter remote controller works with your smartphone, allowing you to take as many photos as you need to in order to get the perfect shot without alienating your friends and family by making them take the pictures.
The Epiphone DR-100 Acoustic Guitar is the best of the cheaper guitar category. If you have a bigger budget then check out Gables Guitar’s Guide To Buying a Guitar 2014 Holiday Edition for their recommendations in other price ranges. Also, don’t forget to get some guitar lessons to go along with this awesome gift :) If you are local to South Florida, Gables Guitar Studio offers the best private guitar lessons in the Miami area and they are based in the heart of Coral Gables.
Founded nearly 20 years ago by two professional skateboarders, Australian label Globe International focuses on crafting premium quality sporting goods and apparel made to last. From slip-resistant footwear to spray-painted cruisers, each product they create is designed to unite counterculture artisans inspired by street fashion, graphic art and board sports.
Full HD 1080P video that’s faster, smoother, and works on more computers. Say it bigger. Say it better. Full HD 1080p calls and clips in widescreen let friends and family see you in the sharpest, smoothest video quality available.
Enjoy better sound on the go, everywhere you go, with the Bose Sound Link Mini Bluetooth speaker. It delivers full, natural sound from an ultra-compact speaker that fits in the palm of your hand. The speaker connects wirelessly to your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device. A lithium-ion battery gives you hours of unplugged play time. And the included charging cradle keeps the speaker fully charged while serving as its convenient home base. The Sound Link Mini speaker is engineered with a solid, aluminum housing and skid-proof rubber bottom, so it can stand up to everyday use. Take your music, videos and games places they’ve never been before.
Stylishly compact camera in a classic design, from the photo experts at Fujifilm. Features a high-performance flash, an AE light receptor, a horizontal shooting shutter button, a large LCD display screen & more!
Juice up your devices with this zebra-wood power bank backup battery from Triple C Designs. The power bank can recharge any product with a USB port and features two USB ports so you can recharge multiple devices at a time. Comes complete with an LED light to indicate how much power remains.
This karaoke player has a sleek design matched by no other player you’ll ever find. It’s features will keep any karaoke enthusiast busy. A color screen that’s gorgeous and easy to read far away. Comes with 300 MP3G songs on disc, but will play any normal karaoke CDG, DVD Karaoke or watch a DVD movie. Keeping in tune with the digital age, it will accept auxilary input from most any personal player and gaming console. Even has a handy cradle to rest your MP3 player in for charging or watching your screen in an upright position. Sing and record music and your voice onto an SD Card in MP3 format from your favorite karaoke disc or download, then play it back or take it with you. Audio/video outputs for connection to big screen TV, or better, your home entertainment center for great sound.
If you are looking for a super high ticket item: Delivering 20 miles of full pedal-assist riding, this lightweight, steel frame bike is just the thing for anyone who’s ever dreamed of owning a souped-up set of wheels.
Yes, that is me with the pink star on my helmet! Next to me, in red, is the jammer Ducati Hottie. Unfortunately, I am no longer on the team, but I had a blast while I was Catastrophe Waitress :) The Roller Derby Athlete in your life will surely appreciate some useful gear and it is hard to get the right stuff without being familiar with the ins and outs. Here is a good place to start: 1. Bern Helmet, 2. Retro Ice Bag, 3. Hot Pants,, 4. Geek Statement Socks, 5. Colorful Laces. However, if you really want to make a Roller Derby Girl happy support her team! We will be attending our home team Vice City Rollers’ Bout this Saturday! What I am wearing in the picture above:
Knee Pads: 187 Knee Pads (Ducatti Hottie is also wearing these) – Amazon
Skates: Vanilla Brass Knuckle 2.0 Skates (with Atom Poison wheels) – Amazon
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